YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults: 2010 Finalists


The YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults is presented by the American Library Association's Young Adult Library Services Association. Here are the finalists for 2010:

Almost AstronautsAlmost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone

Charles and EmmaCharles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith by Deborah Heiligman

Claudette ColvinClaudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose

Written in BoneWritten in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland by Sally M. Walker

The Great and Only BarnumThe Great and Only Barnum: The Tremendous and Stupendous Life of Showman P. T. Barnum by Candace Fleming and illustrated by Ray Fenwick