Volunteer State Book AwardYoung Adult

Given by Tennessee Library Association

Andre Navne: TASL Volunteer State Book Children's Choice Award (Engelsk)
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Purpose of the Award

The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of recently published children's and young adult literature of high quality to the

vis mere children and teens of Tennessee. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life‐long reading habits by encouraging students to read award‐worthy contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.


Its Unique Feature

The Volunteer State Book Award differs from awards such as the Newbery and Caldecott Medals in that students choose the book which receives the award each year. Tennessee students from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade read or have read to them at least three of the twenty titles on the annual master list. They then vote for their favorite book.


Who May Participate?

Any public or private school or public library in Tennessee is eligible to participate. It is not required that the entire school be involved. Each participating school or library system must have a minimum of twelve of the twenty titles per division available.


How Books are Chosen

Twenty books that appeal to students in each grade category are selected by professional librarians and educators who work continuously with students in grades K‐12. Four separate lists are compiled each year.

Books may be fiction or nonfiction.

Only one title of any one author will be included on that year's list.

Only titles published in the current year of voting will be eligible.

Only books by authors residing in the United States are eligible. Authors who reside part‐time in the US are also eligible to receive the award.

Textbooks, anthologies, translations, and books from foreign publishers are not eligible.

Titles from vanity publishers or that have been self‐published are not eligible. Titles that are available only in digital format are likewise not eligible.

All books on the final list will have been read by a minimum of five members of the committee.


How to Vote

Students who have read or had read to them a minimum of three of the twenty books will be allowed to vote.

The library media specialist or public librarian will conduct the voting.

Digital ballots will be posted on the VSBA website. There will be no paper ballots.

Voting opens March 1st and closes April 30th. vis mindre

Stages:
Alle, Winner (133), Nominee (1,204), No Stage (2)
Kategorier:
Alle, Grades 10-12 (4), Grades 4-6 (24), Grades 7-12 (3), Grades 7-9 (4), Grades K-3 (25), High School (250), Intermediate (262), Middle School (250), Primary (289), Young Adult (92), No Category (3)
Years:
Alle, 2012 (25), 2011 (24), 2009 (1), 2008 (1), 2007 (1), 2006 (1), 2005 (1), 2004 (1), 2003 (25), 2002 (3), 2001 (1), 2000 (1), 1999 (1), 1998 (1), 1997 (1), 1996 (1), 1995 (1), 1994 (1), 1993 (1)

Winner 19

Nominee 92

VærkÅr
The Maze Runner af James Dashner2012
Wintergirls af Laurie Halse Anderson2012
Hate List af Jennifer Brown2012
A Curse Dark as Gold af Elizabeth C. Bunce2012
The Demon King af Cinda Williams Chima2012
The Great and Only Barnum: The Tremendous, Stupendous Life of Showman P.T. Barnum af Candace Fleming2012
If I Stay af Gayle Forman2012
Beautiful Creatures af Kami Garcia2012
The Great Wide Sea af M.H. Herlong2012
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice af Phillip Hoose2012
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate af Jacqueline Kelly2012
Faith, Hope, and Ivy June af Phyllis Reynolds Naylor2012
Academy 7 af Anne Osterlund2012
Brett McCarthy: Work In Progress af Maria Padian2012
How to Build a House af Dana Reinhardt2012
The Forest of Hands and Teeth af Carrie Ryan2012
Independence Hall af Roland Smith2012
Flygirl af Sherri L. Smith2012
When You Reach Me af Rebecca Stead2012
Shiver af Maggie Stiefvater2012
Marcelo in the Real World af Francisco Stork2012
Leviathan af Scott Westerfeld2012
Radiant Darkness af Emily Whitman2012
The Monstrumologist af Rick Yancey2012
Once Was Lost af Sara Zarr2012
Chains af Laurie Halse Anderson2011
The Boy Who Dared af Susan Campbell Bartoletti2011
What I Saw And How I Lied af Judy Blundell2011
Shift af Jennifer Bradbury2011
The Truth about Truman School af Dori Hillestad Butler2011
Graceling af Kristin Cashore2011
Dødsspillet af Suzanne Collins2011
Waiting for Normal af Leslie Connor2011
The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary af Candace Fleming2011
Beastly af Alex Flinn2011
Nobody af Neil Gaiman2011
Paper Towns af John Green2011
Repossessed af A. M. Jenkins2011
Playing with Matches af Brian Katcher2011
Savvy af Ingrid Law2011
Madapple af Christina Meldrum2011
All We Know of Heaven af Jacquelyn Mitchard2011
The Adoration of Jenna Fox af Mary E. Pearson2011
Three Little Words: A Memoir af Ashley Rhodes-Courter2011
Black Box af Julie Schumacher2011
Elephant Run af Roland Smith2011
Impossible af Nancy Werlin2011
After Tupac and D Foster af Jacqueline Woodson2011
Sweethearts af Sara Zarr2011
The Lightning Thief af Rick Riordan2009
Twilight af Stephenie Meyer2008
One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies af Sonya Sones2007
Eragon af Christopher Paolini2006
The House of the Scorpion af Nancy Farmer2005
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants af Ann Brashares2004
The Princess Diaries af Meg Cabot2003
Fever 1793 af Laurie Halse Anderson2003
Kissing Tennessee and Other Stories from the Stardust Dance af Kathi Appelt2003
Two Suns in the Sky af Miriam Bat-Ami2003
Ender's Shadow af Orson Scott Card2003
Keeping the Moon af Sarah Dessen2003
Cosmos Coyote and William the Nice af Jim Heynen2003
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town af Kimberly Willis Holt2003
Safe at Second af Scott Johnson2003
Pigen der elskede Tom Gordon af Stephen King2003
Silent to the Bone af E. L. Konigsburg2003
Hidden Talents af David Lubar2003
Blizzard!: The Storm That Changed America af Jim Murphy2003
Beast af Donna Jo Napoli2003
A Year Down Yonder af Richard Peck2003
The Body of Christopher Creed af Carol Plum-Ucci2003
Imani All Mine af Connie Rose Porter2003
Esperanza Rising af Pam Muñoz Ryan2003
Dreamland af Sarah2003
Stargirl af Jerry Spinelli2003
Calling the Swan af Jean Thesman2003
Stuck in Neutral af Terry Trueman2003
It's Not Easy Being Bad af Cynthia Voigt2003
The Killer's Cousin af Nancy Werlin2003
Miracle's Boys af Jacqueline Woodson2003
Speak af Laurie Halse Anderson2002
Smart Dog af Vivian Vande Velde2002
Anna of Byzantium af Tracy Barrett2002
Gallows Hill af Lois Duncan2001
Brian's Winter af Gary Paulsen2000
Tears of a Tiger af Sharon M. Draper1999
Driver's Ed af Caroline B. Cooney1998
Deadly Deception af Betsy Haynes1997
Heart of a Champion af Carl Deuker1996
The Face on the Milk Carton af Caroline B. Cooney1995
Don't Look Behind You af Lois Duncan1994
A Killing Freeze af Lynn Hall1993

Beskrivelser

Purpose of the Award

The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of recently published children's and young adult literature of high quality to the children and teens of Tennessee. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life‐long reading habits by encouraging students to read award‐worthy contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.


Its Unique Feature

The Volunteer State Book Award differs from awards such as the Newbery and Caldecott Medals in that students choose the book which receives the award each year. Tennessee students from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade read or have read to them at least three of the twenty titles on the annual master list. They then vote for their favorite book.


Who May Participate?

Any public or private school or public library in Tennessee is eligible to participate. It is not required that the entire school be involved. Each participating school or library system must have a minimum of twelve of the twenty titles per division available.


How Books are Chosen

Twenty books that appeal to students in each grade category are selected by professional librarians and educators who work continuously with students in grades K‐12. Four separate lists are compiled each year.

Books may be fiction or nonfiction.

Only one title of any one author will be included on that year's list.

Only titles published in the current year of voting will be eligible.

Only books by authors residing in the United States are eligible. Authors who reside part‐time in the US are also eligible to receive the award.

Textbooks, anthologies, translations, and books from foreign publishers are not eligible.

Titles from vanity publishers or that have been self‐published are not eligible. Titles that are available only in digital format are likewise not eligible.

All books on the final list will have been read by a minimum of five members of the committee.


How to Vote

Students who have read or had read to them a minimum of three of the twenty books will be allowed to vote.

The library media specialist or public librarian will conduct the voting.

Digital ballots will be posted on the VSBA website. There will be no paper ballots.

Voting opens March 1st and closes April 30th.

(English, Award granter)
URL: https://sites.google.com/view/volunteer-state-book-award/resources/helpful-tools/vsba-guidelines
Sponsored by the Tennessee Library Association and the Tennessee Association of School Librarians. (English, Member-written)
The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of good new children's and young adult literature. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life-long reading habits by encouraging students to read quality contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.
http://www.discoveret.org/tasl/vsba.htm (English, Member-written)

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