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Nominations 2016

Selected Book:

  • Not in My Neighborhood by Antero Pietila
Selection Finalists:
  • Where Do We Go From Here by Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • March: Book I and March: Book II by John Lewis
  • My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
  • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglas by Frederick Douglass
Additional Nominations:
  • Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • I, Groceries by John Barlow
  • Maryland Legends by Trevor Blank
  • The Turning Point by Gregg Braden
  • Chant to Soothe Wild Elephants by Jaed Coffin
  • Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
  • Costa Rica: A Visitor’s Guide by Eric Gelsinger
  • Educating for Insurgency by Jay Gillen
  • David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Innovators by Walter Isaacson
  • How We Got to Now by Steven Johnson
  • Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment by James Jones
  • Devil in the Grove by Gilbert King
  • This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein
  • 1968: The Year that Rocked the World by Mark Kurlansky
  • The Selling of the President 1968 by Joe McGinniss
  • The Naked Ape by Desmond Morris
  • The Catonsville Nine by Shawn Francis Peters
  • Citizen by Claudia Rankine
  • Enchanted Objects by David Rose
  • Reverberations from Fukushima by Leah Stenson
  • Confessions of Nat Turner by William Styron
  • Rosie’s Umbrella by Denny Taylor
  • Picking Cotton by Jennifer Thompson-Cannino
  • Feeling for Feelings by Dr. Kevin Thurston
  • Looking for Canals by Kevin Varrone