Sequoyah Book Award

    Winner of the 2016 Sequoyah Young Adult Award Winner is  "The Crossover"
    The Intermediate Winner, chosen by students in grades 6 to 8, is The Crossover by Kwame Alexander. In this book, 12-year-old Josh uses creative verse to talk about a year of challenges and changes for himself and his family.
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    Sequoyah Intermediate Masterlist


    1. The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall by Katie Alender

    2. Circus Mirandus by Cassie Beasley

    3. The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

    4. The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club by Phillip Hoose

    5. Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson

    6. Blackbird Fly by Erin Entrada Kelly

    7. This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzi Lee

    8. A Step Toward Falling by Cammie McGovern

    9. The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes

    10. Shadowshaper by Daniel José Older

    11. The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall

    12. I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest

    13. The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds

    14. Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt

    15. Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War
      by Steve Sheinkin
    Students must read at least three of these titles to be able to vote for the winning book.