Nomination: The Witches Are Coming


West, Lindy. The Witches Are Coming. 2019. 272p. Hachette, $27.00 (9780316449885). Gr. 10-up.

In her latest book of essays, West tackles the #MeToo movement and sharply critiques American culture and politics with a feminist lens.

Nomination: Ladycastle


Dawson, Delilah S. Ladycastle. Illus. By Ashley A. Woods and Becca Farrow. 2017. 112p. Boom! Studios, paperback, $14.99 (9781684150328). Gr. 6-up.

When King Mancastle and all his men are killed, it’s up to the women of the town to survive and fight against a curse.