Iowa High School Books Award Nominees 2016-2017

American Sniper:

The Autobiography

of the Most Lethal Sniper in

U.S. Military History

Chris Kyle

I Was Here

Gayle Forman

Crazy Dangerous

Andrew Klavan

The Program

Suzanne Young

 Every Day

David Levithan


Brandon Sanderson

 Free to Fall

Lauren Miller


Gretchen McNeil

 The Geography of You and Me

Jennifer E. Smith

 Unbroken; A World War II
Story of Survival, Resilience,
and Redemption

Laura Hillenbrand 

 I Hunt Killers

Barry Lyga

 A Wrestling Life: 
The Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable

Dan Gable


The Young Elites

Marie Lu