The finalists in the 2014 National Book Awards...
The Young People's Literature shortlist is:
Eliot Schrefer, for Threatened
Steve Sheinkin, for The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights
John Corey Whaley, for Noggin
Deborah Wiles, for Revolution: The Sixties Trilogy, Book Two
Jacqueline Woodson, for Brown Girl Dreaming
For more info, see the National Book website.
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