The 2014 Shortlist

We are pleased to announce the following titles have been selected by the committee to the 2014 Shortlist for the Maine Reader’s Choice Award. The Finalists will be announced this summer…so stay tuned. Happy Reading! (Click on the links below to learn more about the books and their authors.)

tenthofdecember silverstar golemandthejinni goldfinch ordinarygrace

enchantedlifeofadamhope hiredman benediction transatlantic visitationstreet

Benediction by Kent

Haruf
The Enchanted Life of Adam Hope by Rhonda Riley
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker
The Hired

Man by Aminatta Forna
Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls
The Tenth of December by George Saunders
TransAtlantic by Colum McCann
Visitation Street by Ivy Pochoda

1 Comment

  1. Becky Ames - February 4, 2014

    Just read the reviews on the ten books on the short list for 2014. I am seriously looking forward to reading all of them! I know my patrons will enjoy reading any of the three that are chosen for the Maine Readers Choice Award.

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