Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction Announcement

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Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
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Octavius 05-08
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Drum roll please . . . The two books chosen from the shortlist of six as winners of the 2014 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction will be announced at this event, an Annual Conference favorite since it was introduced in 2012. The announcement and presentation will be followed by a dessert and drinks reception where attendees can mingle with colleagues, authors, editors, and ALA leaders.

This is the third year for these awards, ALA’s only single-book awards for adult trade fiction and nonfiction. Speakers on the program include award-winning crime writer Karin Slaughter, other authors or their representatives, the selection committee chair Nancy Pearl, and ALA leadership.

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$35 ALA member; $25 RUSA member
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Friday, June 20, 2014 - 7:55am PDT
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