Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Benjamin Alire Sáenz, USA. Selected work: Sammy and Juliana in Hollywood. Nominated by J. L. Powers.
David Small, USA. Selected work: The Gardener. Nominated by Kathryn Otoshi.
Jamila Gavin, England and India. Selected work: Blackberry Blue. Nominated by Elizabeth Laird.
Julie Flett, Canada. Selected work: Owls See Clearly at Night: A Michif Alphabet. Nominated by Richard Van Camp.
Leonard Everett Fisher
Leonard Everett Fisher, USA. Select
ed work: The Jetty Chronicles. Nominated by Eric A. Kimmel.
Meshack Asare, Ghana and Germany. Selected work: The Brassman’s Secret. Nominated by Nii Ayikwei Parkes.
Peter Sis, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic) and USA. Selected work:The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain. Nominated by Katherine T. Horning.