2010 Indies Choice Book Awards

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The American Booksellers Association unveils the finalists for the 2010 Indies Choice Book Awards. Booksellers at ABA members stores will cast ballots to choose the winners in eight categories.

Six Reading Group Choices' selected books were including in the finalists! Check them out for great discussion ideas for reading groups!

The Indies Choice Book Awards reflect the spirit of independent bookstores and the IndieBound movement. The winners, to be announced in April, will be honored at BookExpo America 2010 in New York City.


ADULT FICTION Nominees
Border Songs, by Jim Lynch
Brooklyn, by Colm Toibin
The Children's Book, by A.S. Byatt
Cutting for Stone, by Abraham Verghese
Generosity: An Enhancement, by Richard Powers
Wolf Hall, by Hilary Mantel

ADULT NONFICTION Nominees
Animals Make Us Human, by Temple Grandin
Lit: A Memoir, by Mary Karr The Lost City of Z, by David Grann
Stitches: A Memoir, by David Small Strength in What Remains, by Tracy Kidder When Everything Changed, by Gail Collins 

ADULT DEBUT Nominees
The Earth Hums in B Flat, by Mari Strachan
The Help, by Kathryn Stockett
The Piano Teacher, by Y.K. Lee
The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet, by Reif Larson
Still Alice, by Lisa Genova
Tinkers, by Paul Harding

MOST ENGAGING AUTHOR Nominees
(The author who is an in-store star as well as having a strong sense of the importance of indie booksellers to the community.)
Isabel Allende
Laurie Halse Anderson
Libba Bray
Michael Chabon
Kate DiCamillo
Abraham Verghese

Congratulations to all authors and Good Luck!

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