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Awarded by the Massachusetts Center for the Book
Each year, the MassBooks recognize significant achievements in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, and children's literature from the previous vis mere calendar year. To be eligible, books must have been written by authors who currently live and work in Massachusetts or must present topics of particular and specific importance to the Commonwealth regardless of their author’s residency.
Throughout the award year, we promote an award winner and two honors books in each of the four award categories by producing/hosting reading, discussion, and activity guides for each title at our web site and by featuring the books at the Massachusetts table in the Pavilion of the States at the National Book Festival. The award and honors titles are also deposited in Special Collections at the State Library.
Massachusetts Book Award website
The 1st annual awards were made in 2001 vis mindre
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Alle, 2023 (12), 2022 (12), 2021 (12), 2020 (11), 2019 (12), 2018 (12), 2017 (12), 2016 (12), 2015 (6), 2014 (6), 2013 (5), 2012 (12), 2011 (12), 2010 (12), 2009 (12), 2008 (3), 2007 (4), 2006 (3), 2005 (3), 2004 (3), 2003 (3), 2002 (4), 2001 (5)

Winner 23

Honor Book 41

VærkÅr
Horse af Geraldine Brooks2023
Our Missing Hearts af Celeste Ng2023
An Ordinary Wonder af Buki Papillon2022
Leaving Coy's Hill: A Novel af Katherine A. Sherbrooke2022
The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel af Jennifer Rosner2021
Inheritors af Asako Serizawa2021
The Limits of the World af Jennifer Acker2020
Big Giant Floating Head af Christopher Boucher2020
Everything Here Is Beautiful af Mira T. Lee2019
The Third Hotel af Laura Van den Berg2019
The World of Tomorrow af Brendan Mathews2018
Little Fires Everywhere af Celeste Ng2018
The Rope: A Novel af Kanan Makiya2017
Say No More af Hank Phillippi Ryan2017
Only the Strong af Jabari Asim2016
Honey from the Lion af Matthew Neill Null2016
The Muralist af B. A. Shapiro2016
Forsvar for Jacob af William Landay2013
Cascade af Maryanne O'Hara2013
The Art Forger af B. A. Shapiro2013
American Savior: A Novel of Divine Politics af Roland Merullo2009
The Air We Breathe af Andrea Barrett2008
Like You'd Understand, Anyway: Stories af Jim Shepard2008
Failed States af Noam Chomsky2007
Jump at the Sun af Kim McLarin2007
How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life af Mameve Medwed2007
Hedwig and Berti af Frieda Arkin2006
Flashback af Gary Braver2006
Love in the Asylum af Lisa Carey2005
Inheritance af Lan Samantha Chang2005
Reunion af Alan Lightman2004
Operation Monsoon: Stories af Shona Ramaya2004
My Life in Heavy Metal af Steve Almond2003
Cloud Cuckoo Land af Naomi Mitchison2003
The Bostons af Carolyn Cooke2002
Yellow: Stories af Don Lee2002
Eva Moves the Furniture af Margot Livesey2002
The Family Orchard af Nomi Eve2001
Properties of Light af Rebecca Goldstein2001
The River King af Alice Hoffman2001
The Diagnosis af Alan Lightman2001

Must-Read (Longlist) 188

VærkÅr
The Miraculous True History of Nomi Ali af Uzma Aslam Khan2023
Horse af Geraldine Brooks2023
Our Missing Hearts af Celeste Ng2023
Atomic Anna af Rachel Barenbaum2023
The Beckoning World: A Novel af Douglas Bauer2023
How to Fall Out of Love Madly: A Novel af Jana Casale2023
Tides af Sara Freeman2023
Shadows of Berlin af David R. Gillham2023
Vigil Harbor af Julia Glass2023
Thank You, Mr. Nixon: Stories from the Transformation af Gish Jen2023
Pictures of the Shark: Stories af Thomas H. McNeely2023
Tracy Flick Can't Win af Tom Perrotta2023
The Book of Form and Emptiness af Ruth Ozeki2022
An Ordinary Wonder af Buki Papillon2022
Leaving Coy's Hill: A Novel af Katherine A. Sherbrooke2022
The Smash-Up af Ali Benjamin2022
Love Like That: Stories af Emma Duffy-Comparone2022
Libertie af Kaitlyn Greenidge2022
Something Wild: A Novel af Hanna Halperin2022
The Human Zoo af Sabina Murray2022
Phase Six af Jim Shepard2022
Hold Me Down af Clea Simon2022
The Summoning: A Novel af J. P. Smith2022
The Playwright's House af Dariel Suarez2022
The Bear af Andrew Krivak2021
The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel af Jennifer Rosner2021
Inheritors af Asako Serizawa2021
Master of Poisons af Andrea Hairston2021
Everyone on the Moon is Essential Personnel af Julian K. Jarboe2021
The Resisters af Gish Jen2021
The Boy in the Field af Margot Livesey2021
Monogamy af Sue Miller2021
Impersonation af Heidi Pitlor2021
Saint X: A Novel af Alexis Schaitkin2021
Survivor Song: A Novel af Paul Tremblay2021
Separation Anxiety af Laura Zigman2021
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous af Ocean Vuong2020
The Limits of the World af Jennifer Acker2020
Big Giant Floating Head af Christopher Boucher2020
Bunny af Mona Awad2020
Leading Men af Christopher Castellani2020
Blue Hours: A Novel af Daphne Kalotay2020
Repentance af Andrew Lam2020
Wake, Siren: Ovid Resung af Nina MacLaughlin2020
This Is Not a Love Song af Brendan Mathews2020
The Age of Light af Whitney Scharer2020
The Lesson af Cadwell Turnbull2020
The Unmade World af Steve Yarbrough2019
Everything Here Is Beautiful af Mira T. Lee2019
The Third Hotel af Laura Van den Berg2019
The Optimistic Decade af Heather Abel2019
Gone So Long af Andre III Dubus2019
Early Work af Andrew Martin2019
Bound for Gold: A Peter Fallon Novel of the California Gold Rush (Peter Fallon and Evangeline Carrington) af William Martin2019
Ultraviolet: A Novel af Suzanne Matson2019
The Garden Party: A Novel af Grace Dane Mazur2019
My Ex-Life: A Novel af Stephen McCauley2019
Theory of Bastards af Audrey Schulman2019
The Cabin at the End of the World af Paul Tremblay2019
The Chalk Artist af Allegra Goodman2018
The World of Tomorrow af Brendan Mathews2018
Little Fires Everywhere af Celeste Ng2018
The Fifth Petal af Brunonia Barry2018
The River at Night af Erica Ferencik2018
Mikhail and Margarita af Julie Himes2018
The Rules of Magic af Alice Hoffman2018
I Was Trying to Describe What it Feels Like: New and Selected Stories af Noy Holland2018
Feast of Sorrow: A Novel of Ancient Rome af Crystal King2018
The Burning Girl af Claire Messud2018
The Widow of Wall Street: A Novel af Randy Susan Meyers2018
World Enough af Clea Simon2018
Mercury: A Novel af Margot Livesey2017
The Rope: A Novel af Kanan Makiya2017
Say No More af Hank Phillippi Ryan2017
The Whale: A Love Story: A Novel af Mark Beauregard2017
Modern Girls af Jennifer S. Brown2017
Pretend I'm Your Friend af MB Caschetta2017
Heat and Light af Jennifer Haigh2017
Will Do Magic for Small Change af Andrea Hairston2017
Bottomland: A Novel af Michelle Hoover2017
Valiant Gentlemen af Sabina Murray2017
How Will I Know You?: A Novel af Jessica Treadway2017
Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe af Dawn Tripp2017
A Head Full of Ghosts af Paul Tremblay2016
Only the Strong af Jabari Asim2016
Honey from the Lion af Matthew Neill Null2016
The Muralist af B. A. Shapiro2016
The Secret Chord af Geraldine Brooks2016
The Rumor af Elin Hilderbrand2016
The Marriage of Opposites af Alice Hoffman2016
Bird: A Novel af Noy Holland2016
On Hurricane Island af Ellen Meeropol2016
Honeydew af Edith Pearlman2016
The Last Bookaneer af Matthew Pearl2016
Find Me af Laura Van den Berg2016
Everything I Never Told You af Celeste Ng2015
The Boston Girl af Anita Diamant2015
Remember Me Like This af Bret Anthony Johnston2015
American Romantic af Ward Just2015
Accidents of Marriage af Randy Susan Meyers2015
All We Had af Annie Weatherwax2015
News from Heaven: The Bakerton Stories af Jennifer Haigh2014
Together Tea af Marjan Kamali2014
Along the Watchtower af David Litwack2014
Vatican Waltz af Roland Merullo2014
The Hanging Judge: A Novel af Michael Ponsor2014
The Celestials: A Novel af Karen Shepard2014
The Technologists af Matthew Pearl2013
Forsvar for Jacob af William Landay2013
Cascade af Maryanne O'Hara2013
The Art Forger af B. A. Shapiro2013
Three Parts Dead af Max Gladstone2013
Alice Bliss: A Novel af Laura Harrington2012
Caleb's Crossing af Geraldine Brooks2012
The Grief of Others af Leah Hager Cohen2012
Broken Irish af Edward J. Delaney2012
The Red Garden af Alice Hoffman2012
The Language of the Sea: A Novel af James MacManus2012
The Talk-Funny Girl: A Novel af Roland Merullo2012
Nattens cirkus af Erin Morgenstern2012
Light from a Distant Star af Mary McGarry Morris2012
Binocular Vision: New & Selected Stories af Edith Pearlman2012
The Leftovers af Tom Perrotta2012
All Cry Chaos af Leonard Rosen2012
World and Town af Gish Jen2011
The Postmistress af Sarah Blake2011
The Secret Life of Emily Dickinson: A Novel af Jerome Charyn2011
The Widower's Tale af Julia Glass2011
36 Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction af Rebecca Goldstein2011
The Quickening af Michelle Hoover2011
The Wolves of Andover af Kathleen Kent2011
Moonlight Mile af Dennis Lehane2011
The Murderer's Daughters af Randy Susan Meyers2011
Captivity af Deborah Noyes2011
This Must Be the Place af Kate Racculia2011
Safe from the Neighbors af Steve Yarbrough2011
Woodsburner af John Pipkin2010
Four Freedoms af John Crowley2010
Day After Night af Anita Diamant2010
Shelter Me af Juliette Fay2010
Stealing Fatima: A Novel af Frank X. Gaspar2010
The Story Sisters af Alice Hoffman2010
The History of Now af Daniel Klein2010
Hound af Vincent McCaffrey2010
The Last Dickens af Matthew Pearl2010
Lark and Termite af Jayne Anne Phillips2010
Triple Time af Anne Sanow2010
Mrs. Somebody Somebody af Tracy Winn2010
People of the Book af Geraldine Brooks2009
American Savior: A Novel of Divine Politics af Roland Merullo2009
A Better Angel: Stories af Chris Adrian2009
Requiem, Mass.: A Novel af John Dufresne2009
Map of Ireland: A Novel af Stephanie Grant2009
The Condition af Jennifer Haigh2009
Blindspot af Jane Kamensky2009
The Heretic's Daughter af Kathleen Kent2009
Den givne dag af Dennis Lehane2009
The Foreigner af Francie Lin2009
The End af Salvatore Scibona2009
The World Before Her af Deborah Weisgall2009
Oscar Wao & hans korte og forunderlige liv af Junot Díaz2008
The Air We Breathe af Andrea Barrett2008
Like You'd Understand, Anyway: Stories af Jim Shepard2008
The Emperor's Children af Claire Messud2007
Failed States af Noam Chomsky2007
Jump at the Sun af Kim McLarin2007
How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life af Mameve Medwed2007
The Season of Open Water: A Novel af Dawn Tripp2006
Hedwig and Berti af Frieda Arkin2006
Flashback af Gary Braver2006
Project X af Jim Shepard2005
Love in the Asylum af Lisa Carey2005
Inheritance af Lan Samantha Chang2005
A Kiss from Maddalena af Christopher Castellani2004
Reunion af Alan Lightman2004
Operation Monsoon: Stories af Shona Ramaya2004
Sea Room af Norman G. Gautreau2003
My Life in Heavy Metal af Steve Almond2003
Cloud Cuckoo Land af Naomi Mitchison2003
Mystic River af Dennis Lehane2002
The Bostons af Carolyn Cooke2002
Yellow: Stories af Don Lee2002
Eva Moves the Furniture af Margot Livesey2002
MotherKind af Jayne Anne Phillips2001
The Family Orchard af Nomi Eve2001
Properties of Light af Rebecca Goldstein2001
The River King af Alice Hoffman2001
The Diagnosis af Alan Lightman2001

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Awarded by the Massachusetts Center for the Book
Each year, the MassBooks recognize significant achievements in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, and children's literature from the previous calendar year. To be eligible, books must have been written by authors who currently live and work in Massachusetts or must present topics of particular and specific importance to the Commonwealth regardless of their author’s residency.
Throughout the award year, we promote an award winner and two honors books in each of the four award categories by producing/hosting reading, discussion, and activity guides for each title at our web site and by featuring the books at the Massachusetts table in the Pavilion of the States at the National Book Festival. The award and honors titles are also deposited in Special Collections at the State Library.
Massachusetts Book Award website
The 1st annual awards were made in 2001 (English, Member-written)
Massachusetts Book Awards

The Massachusetts Book Awards highlight the work of our vital contemporary writing community and encourage readers to do some "close reading" of those imaginative works created by the authors among us. Throughout the award year, we a list of "Must Reads " in each of four award categories -- fiction, nonfiction, poetry & children's/young adult literature -- that have been written by Massachusetts writers or about Massachusetts themes. We also publish an annual MassBook Census of Massachusetts books. In the Fall, we name promote an award winner in each of the categories. (English, Member-written)

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