Finalists for National Book Award in Young People’s Literature

Yesterday, the National Book Foundation announced the finalists for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature. The winner will be announced on November 18.

Here are the five finalists:

Bone Gap Challenger Deep

Bone Gap by Laura Ruby

Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman

Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War Nimona

Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin

Nimona by Noelle Stevenson

The Thing About Jellyfish

The Thing about Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin