2016 Freeman Book Award Winners

Children’s Literature

My Night in the Planetarium

By Innosanto Nagara (Seven Stories Press)

Are You an Echo?

By Misuzu Kaneko (Chin Music Press)

Young Adult / Middle School Literature

Somewhere Among

By Annie Donwerth-Chikamatsu (Atheneum Books for Young Readers)

The Night Parade

By Kathryn Tanquary (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky)

Falling into the Dragon’s Mouth

By Holly Thompson (Henry Holt BYR/Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group)

Young Adult / High School Literature

Every Falling Star

By Sungju Lee and Susan Elizabeth McClelland (Amulet, an imprint of ABRAMS)

Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor’s Story

By Caren Stelson (Carolrhoda Books)

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