Book News: The “Best of 2015” lists are here!

It’s that time of year again, when magazines and newspapers weigh in on their favorite books of the past year. Interestingly, the nonfiction spy story Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin is enjoying wide acclaim, appearing on six of this year’s lists so far. Repeat listers also include: the graphic novel Nimona by Noelle Stevenson, the nonfiction work Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad by M.T. Anderson, the nonfiction graphic novel Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans by Don Brown, and the novel Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman. If you’re looking for last-minute holiday gift ideas, take a peek at some of these YA listmakers!



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