Volunteer State Book AwardWinner

Given by Tennessee Library Association

Andre Navne: TASL Volunteer State Book Children's Choice Award (Engelsk)
130 Works / 133 Items 0 Books

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 (23), Grades 7-12 (2), Grades 7-9 (4), Grades K-3 (23), High School (13), Intermediate (22), Middle School (11), Primary (12), , Young Adult (19)
Years:
Alle, 2023 (5), 2022 (4), 2021 (5), 2020 (4), 2019 (4), 2018 (4), 2017 (4), 2016 (4), 2015 (4), 2014 (4), 2013 (4), 2012 (3), 2011 (3), 2010 (3), 2009 (3), 2008 (3), 2007 (3), 2006 (3), 2005 (3), 2004 (3), 2003 (3), 2002 (4), 2001 (3), 2000 (3), 1999 (3), 1998 (3), 1997 (3), 1996 (3), 1995 (3), 1994 (3), 1993 (3), 1992 (4), 1991 (4), 1990 (4), 1989 (4), 1988 (1), 1987 (1), 1986 (1), 1985 (1), 1984 (1), 1983 (1), 1982 (1), 1981 (1), 1980 (1), 1979 (1)

Winner 133

VærkKategoriÅr
Firekeeper's Daughter af Angeline BoulleyHigh School2023
She Drives Me Crazy af Kelly QuindlenHigh School2023
Allergic af Megan Wagner LloydIntermediate2023
Ground Zero af Alan GratzMiddle School2023
Hamsters Make Terrible Roommates af Cheryl KleinPrimary2023
The Inheritance Games af Jennifer Lynn BarnesHigh School2022
My Life as a Potato af Arianne CostnerIntermediate2022
Amari and the Night Brothers af B. B. AlstonMiddle School2022
The Couch Potato (The Food Group) af Jory JohnPrimary2022
Hey, Kiddo af Jarrett J. KrosoczkaHigh School2021
Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice af Bryan StevensonHigh School2021
Guts af Raina TelgemeierIntermediate2021
New Kid af Jerry CraftMiddle School2021
Can I Be Your Dog? af Troy CummingsPrimary2021
The Hate U Give af Angie ThomasHigh School2020
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus af Dusti BowlingIntermediate2020
Refugee af Alan GratzMiddle School2020
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors af Drew DaywaltPrimary2020
Scythe af Neal ShustermanHigh School2019
Ghosts: A Graphic Novel af Raina TelgemeierIntermediate2019
Scythe af Neal ShustermanMiddle School2019
I Yam a Donkey! af Cece BellPrimary2019
Red Queen af Victoria AveyardHigh School2018
Serafina and the Black Cloak af Robert BeattyIntermediate2018
The War That Saved My Life af Kimberly Brubaker BradleyMiddle School2018
Stick and Stone af Beth FerryPrimary2018
We Were Liars af E. LockhartHigh School2017
The Terrible Two af Mac BarnettIntermediate2017
Sisters af Raina TelgemeierMiddle School2017
The Book with No Pictures af B. J. NovakPrimary2017
The 5th Wave af Rick YanceyHigh School2016
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library af Chris GrabensteinIntermediate2016
Prisoner B-3087 af Alan GratzMiddle School2016
The Day the Crayons Quit af Drew DaywaltPrimary2016
The Selection af Kiera CassHigh School2015
Wonder af R. J. PalacioIntermediate2015
The Selection af Kiera CassMiddle School2015
Creepy Carrots! af Aaron ReynoldsPrimary2015
Divergent - Afvigeren af Veronica RothHigh School2014
Pie af Sarah WeeksIntermediate2014
Between Shades of Gray af Ruta SepetysMiddle School2014
The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man af Michael ChabonPrimary2014
Matched : Cassias valg af Ally CondieHigh School2013
Out of My Mind af Sharon M. DraperIntermediate2013
The Lost Hero af Rick RiordanMiddle School2013
Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle af Brian DennisPrimary2013
11 Birthdays af Wendy MassIntermediate2012
Tarra & Bella: The Elephant and Dog Who Became Best Friends af Carol BuckleyPrimary2012
The Maze Runner af James DashnerYoung Adult2012
Found af Margaret Peterson HaddixGrades 4-62011
Dødsspillet af Suzanne CollinsGrades 7-122011
A Home for Dixie: The True Story of a Rescued Puppy af Emma JacksonGrades K-32011
Fablehaven af Brandon MullGrades 4-62010
Life as We Knew It af Susan Beth PfefferGrades 7-122010
Chickens to the Rescue af John HimmelmanGrades K-32010
A Dogʼs Life: The Autobiography of a Stray af Ann M. MartinGrades 4-62009
I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! af Karen BeaumontGrades K-32009
The Lightning Thief af Rick RiordanYoung Adult2009
The Ghost's Grave af Peg KehretGrades 4-62008
Bad Kitty af Nick BruelGrades K-32008
Twilight af Stephenie MeyerYoung Adult2008
The Old Willis Place af Mary Downing HahnGrades 4-62007
Big-Enough Anna: The Little Sled Dog Who Braved Th af Pam FlowersGrades K-32007
One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies af Sonya SonesYoung Adult2007
Eventyret om Despero er historien om en mus, en prinsesse, lidt suppe og en rulle sytråd af Kate DiCamilloGrades 4-62006
Bad Boys af Margie PalatiniGrades K-32006
Eragon af Christopher PaoliniYoung Adult2006
Ruby Holler af Sharon CreechGrades 4-62005
Epossumondas af Coleen SalleyGrades K-32005
The House of the Scorpion af Nancy FarmerYoung Adult2005
Love That Dog af Sharon CreechGrades 4-62004
The Baby Beebee Bird af Diane Redfield MassieGrades K-32004
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants af Ann BrasharesYoung Adult2004
Because of Winn-Dixie af Kate DiCamilloGrades 4-62003
Cosmo Zooms af Arthur HowardGrades K-32003
The Princess Diaries af Meg CabotYoung Adult2003
Bud, Not Buddy af Christopher Paul CurtisGrades 4-62002
Hooway for Wodney Wat af Helen LesterGrades K-32002
Speak af Laurie Halse AndersonYoung Adult2002
Smart Dog af Vivian Vande VeldeYoung Adult2002
Straffen af Louis SacharGrades 4-62001
Pickin' Peas af Margaret Read MacDonaldGrades K-32001
Gallows Hill af Lois DuncanYoung Adult2001
The Million Dollar Shot af Dan GutmanGrades 4-62000
Parts af Tedd ArnoldGrades K-32000
Brian's Winter af Gary PaulsenYoung Adult2000
Shiloh Season af Phyllis Reynolds NaylorGrades 4-61999
Martha Calling (Martha Speaks) af Susan MeddaughGrades K-31999
Tears of a Tiger af Sharon M. DraperYoung Adult1999
Help! I'm Trapped In My Teacher's Body af Todd StrasserGrades 4-61998
The Hallo-Wiener af Dav PilkeyGrades K-31998
Driver's Ed af Caroline B. CooneyYoung Adult1998
The Best School Year Ever af Barbara RobinsonGrades 4-61997
Dogzilla af Dav PilkeyGrades K-31997
Deadly Deception af Betsy HaynesYoung Adult1997
The Ghosts of Mercy Manor af Betty Ren WrightGrades 4-61996
The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig af Eugene TrivizasGrades K-31996
Heart of a Champion af Carl DeukerYoung Adult1996
Fup af Judy BlumeGrades 4-61995
The Land of Gray Wolf af Thomas LockerGrades K-31995
The Face on the Milk Carton af Caroline B. CooneyYoung Adult1995
Our Sixth-Grade Sugar Babies af Eve BuntingGrades 4-61994
Tailypo! af Jan WahlGrades K-31994
Don't Look Behind You af Lois DuncanYoung Adult1994
Wayside School is Falling Down af Louis SacharGrades 4-61993
The Very Quiet Cricket af Eric CarleGrades K-31993
A Killing Freeze af Lynn HallYoung Adult1993
Don't Look Behind You af Lois DuncanGrades 10-121992
There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom af Louis SacharGrades 4-61992
A Sudden Silence af Eve BuntingGrades 7-91992
No Jumping on the Bed! af Tedd ArnoldGrades K-31992
Say Goodnight, Gracie af Julie Reece DeaverGrades 10-121991
Beetles, Lightly Toasted af Phyllis Reynolds NaylorGrades 4-61991
The Shadow Club af Neal ShustermanGrades 7-91991
The Magic School Bus at the Waterworks af Joanna ColeGrades K-31991
Locked in Time af Lois DuncanGrades 10-121990
The Ghosts in the Attic af Betty Ren WrightGrades 4-61990
Putting on an Act af Christi KillienGrades 7-91990
Abiyoyo af Pete SeegerGrades K-31990
Izzy, Willy-Nilly af Cynthia VoigtGrades 10-121989
Wait Till Helen Comes af Mary Downing HahnGrades 4-61989
Dogsong af Gary PaulsenGrades 7-91989
In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories af Alvin SchwartzGrades K-31989
The War with Grandpa af Robert Kimmel SmithIntermediate1988
Skinnybones af Barbara ParkIntermediate1987
Operation: Dump the Chump af Barbara ParkIntermediate1986
When the Boys Ran the House af Joan CarrisIntermediate1985
Howliday Inn af James HoweIntermediate1984
The Cybil War af Betsy ByarsIntermediate1983
Superfudge af Judy BlumeIntermediate1982
Shadows af Lynn HallIntermediate1981
Ramona and Her Father af Beverly ClearyIntermediate1980
How to Eat Fried Worms af Thomas RockwellIntermediate1979

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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