Abraham Lincoln Book Award Nominees

Lincoln Award: Illinois Teen Readers' Choice


All American Boys - Jason Reynolds, Brendan Kiely

Denton Little’s Deathdate * - Lance Rubin

Divided We Fall - Trent Reedy

An Ember in the Ashes - Sabaa Tahir

Exit, Pursued by a Bear - E.K. Johnston

Highly Illogical Behavior - John Corey Whaley

March: Book One - John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell

Nimona - Noelle Stevenson

Notorious RBG - Irin Carmon, Shana Knizhnik

Out of Darkness - Ashley Hope Pérez

The Rest of Us Just Live Here - Patrick Ness

Salt to the Sea - Ruta Sepetys

The Serpent King - Jeff Zentner

Shadowshaper - Daniel José Older

Six of Crows * - Leigh Bardugo

These Shallow Graves * - Jennifer Donnelly

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before - Jenny Han

When We Collided - Emery Lord

The Wrath & the Dawn * - Renée Ahdieh

Zeroboxer - Fonda Lee


* chosen by student reading panel