Madison Library District

Choice Awards


Voting has ended for 2023.

Find all the nominees below.


1. American Murderer
by Gail Jarrow

Imagine microscopic worms living in the soil. They enter your body through your bare feet, travel to your intestines, and stay there for years sucking your …

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2. Hanged!
by Sarah Miller

A dubious distinction belongs to Mary Surratt: on July 7, 1865, she became the first woman to be executed by the United States government, accused of …

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3. Stan Lee:
The Man Behind Marvel

by Bob Batchelor

Stan Lee’s extraordinary life was as epic as the superheroes he co-created, from the Amazing Spider-Man to the Mighty Avengers. His ideas and voice are …

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4. Inuunira:
My Story of Survival

by Brian Koonoo

In this harrowing survival story, Brian Koonoo takes off on a hunting trip in Canada’s Arctic. After his snowmobile breaks down, his GPS loses signal, and his …

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5. Eitan Eats the World
by Eitan Bernath

Every time twenty-year-old Eitan Bernath tastes something, he immediately thinks, How can I make this myself? From burgers to beer bread, tacos to …

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6. The Lady and the Octopus 
by Jeanne Villepreux-Power

Jeanne Villepreux-Power was never expected to be a scientist. Born in 1794 in a French village more than 100 miles from the ocean, she pursued an …

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7. ACT Total Prep 2023
by Kaplan Test Prep

ACT Total Prep 2023, Kaplan’s biggest ACT prep book, has the most content review, efficient strategies, and realistic practice to help you score higher. We have …

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8. What the Fact?
by Dr. Seema Yasmin

From acclaimed writer, journalist, and physician Dr. Seema Yasmin comes a much-needed, timely book about the importance of media literacy, fact-based …

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9. The Complete Cookbook for Teen Chefs
by America’s Test Kitchen Kids

For the first time ever, America’s Test Kitchen Kids is bringing their rigorous testing, kitchen knowhow, and hands-on learning to teenagers in …

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10. How to Money
by Jean Chatzky

Learn how to money in this in-depth, illustrated guide from New York Times bestselling author and financial expert Jean Chatzky, Kathryn Tuggle, and …

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Other Nominees

The Race of the Century
by Neal Bascomb

There was a time when running the mile in four minutes was believed to be beyond the limits of human foot speed. In 1952, after suffering defeat at …

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Fossil Hunter
by Cheryl Blackford

A fascinating, highly visual biography of Mary Anning, the Victorian fossil hunter who changed scientific thinking about prehistoric life and would become …

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Murder Among Friends
by Candice Fleming

In 1924, eighteen-year-old college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb made a decision: they would commit the perfect crime by kidnapping and …

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The History of the Computer
by Rachel Ignotofsky

Computers are everywhere and have impacted our lives in so many ways, but who created them, and why? How have they transformed the way that we …

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Ready For Launch
by Scott Kelly

Using ten life-changing moments from his path to space, astronaut Scott Kelly shares his advice for mastering fear and failure and turning our …

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Teens’ Guide to College & Career Planning
by Justin Muchnick

With input from teens, parents, and numerous experts, Teens Guide to College & Career Planning knows just how to talk to high school students about the …

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SAT Premium Prep 2023
by The Princeton Review

THE ALL-IN-ONE SOLUTION FOR YOUR HIGHEST POSSIBLE SCORE—including 9 full-length practice tests (4 in the book and 5 online; the MOST in an …

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by Josh Sundquist

As a semi-famous internet creator, Josh Sundquist knows what it’s like to chase fame, but he also knows that more fame usually means more stress. So he set out on …

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The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2023
by Gen and Kelly Tanabe

Information on 1.5 million scholarships, grants, and prizes is easily accessible in this revised directory with more than 300 new listings that feature …

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The Great G.O.A.T. Debate
by Paul Volponi

Who is the Greatest Of All Time—the G.O.A.T.? This is the question debated constantly between fans for any number of categories. Who is the …

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