The Longlist for the this year's Andrew Carnegie Medals for Fiction and Nonfiction have been announced. The Andrew Carnegie Medals are "a joint initiative of Carnegie Corporation of New York and the American Library Association" with a committee selecting titles from the most recent Booklist Editors' Choice and RUSA Notable Books List.
This year's Awards Longlist consists of 43 titles which will be narrowed down to three Fiction and three Nonfiction titles to make up a Shortlist to be announced in April. The winning Fiction and Nonfiction titles will be announced on Saturday, June 27 at the American Library Association's (ALA) 2015 Annual Conference in San Francisco, CA.
Start reading now and see if you can 'pick' the shortlist titles! Maybe after all your reading you will be able to anticipate the 2015 medal winners!