The 2016 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction Longlist was announced today and we’re proud to have 6 nominees:
GIVE US THE BALLOT: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America by Ari Berman
LISTENING TO STONE: The Art and Life of Isamu Noguchi by Hayden Herrera
DO NO HARM: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery by Henry Marsh
BEYOND WORDS: What Animals Think and Feel by Carl Safina
The shortlist will be announced on October 19 and the 2016 Carnegie Medal winners will be announced on Sunday, January 10 at the RUSA Book and Media Awards at ALA Midwinter in Boston.