Bring In the New Year While Reading These 2013 Award Winners

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2013 National Book Award-Nonfiction

The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America - By George Packer, DB077210

2013 National Book Awards - Fiction

The Good Lord Bird - By James McBride, DB077431 - Winner

Flamethrowers - By Rachel Kushner, DB076749 - Finalist

The Lowland - By Jhumpa Lahiri, DB077581 - Finalist

Tenth of December: Stories - By George Saunders, DB076097- Finalist

2013 Goodreads Choice - Fiction

And the Mountains Echoed - By Khaled Hosseini, DB076761

2013 Goodreads Choice - Mystery and Thriller

Inferno - By Dan Brown, DB076805

2013 Goodreads Choice - Historical Fiction

Life after Life - by Kate Atkinson, DB076417

2013 Goodreads Choice - Science Fiction

MaddAddam - By Margaret Atwood, DB07748

Young People's Literature Award Winners

2013 Newberry Medal and Honors

The One and Only Ivan - By K.A. Applegate, DB075687

Splendors and Glooms - By Laura Amy Schlitz, DB076623

2013 National Book Award Young People's Literature Finalists

The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp - by Kathi Appelt, DB077164

Far Far Away - By Tom McNeal, DB076877

2013 Illinois School Library Assn. Lincoln Award - Grades 9-12

Thirteen Reasons Why - By Jay Asher, DB070544

2013 Illinois School Library Assn. Bluestem award - Grades 3-5

Out of My Mind - By Sharon Draper, DB071173