National Book Awards 2008
Halse Anderson, Chains (Simon & Schuster)
Appelt, The Underneath (Atheneum)
Blundell, What I Saw and How I Lied (Scholastic)
Lockhart, The Disreputable History of Frankie
Tharp, The Spectacular Now (Alfred A.
I have my fingers crossed for The Underneath, by Kathi Appelt.
Be sure to check out The National Book Foundation’s site to see all of the categories and their nominations – you can also download a bookmark and the above poster.