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    Abraham  Lincoln Award – Trinity’s Abe Babes

The ABRAHAM LINCOLN ILLINOIS HIGH SCHOOL BOOK AWARD is sponsored by the Illinois School Library Media Association. Each year 22 books are nominated by a group of Librarians and teen readers from throughout Illinois. Teens are invited to read these books and vote for their favorite. To be eligible to vote, teens must read at lest four different books from the list. Trinity girls who are eligible to vote are invited to a special breakfast in the Library in April.  The name of the winning book is revealed and the books nominated for the next year are presented for checkout.


100 Sideways Miles                                     Andrew Smith

All the Bright Places                                    Jennifer Niven

Bone Gap                                                        Laura Ruby

The Boy in the Black Suit                            Jason Reynolds

Caged Warrior                                               Alan Lawrence Sitomer

Challenger Deep                                            Neal Shusterman

A Court of Thorns and Roses                      Sarah J. Maas

Emmy & Oliver                                               Robin Benway

Fake ID                                                             Lamar Giles

Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock                      Matthew Quick

Gabi, a Girl in Pieces                                      Isabel Quintero

Grave Mercy                                                     Robin LaFevers

I am Malala                                                      Malala Yousafzai

Laughing at My Nightmare                          Shane Burcaw

The Naturals                                                    Jennifer Lynn Barnes

October Mourning                                         Leslea Newman

Prisoner of Night and Fog                            Anne Blankman

Red Queen                                                       Victoria Aveyard

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda         Becky Albertalli

Through the Woods                                        Emily Carroll