The 2014 NBA longlist for Young People's Literature...

...has been released:

Laurie Halse Anderson, for The Impossible Knife of Memory

Gail Giles, for Girls Like Us

Carl Hiaasen, for Skink—No Surrender

Kate Milford, for Greenglass House

Eliot Schrefer, for Threatened

Steve Sheinkin, for The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights

Andrew Smith, for 100 Sideways Miles

John Corey Whaley, for Noggin

Deborah Wiles, for Revolution: The Sixties Trilogy, Book Two

Jacqueline Woodson, for Brown Girl Dreaming

Well, then. Looks like I've got my work cut out for me.