The Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction Announcement and Reception

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Saturday, June 27, 2015 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

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Nikko Ballroom
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The eagerly anticipated announcement and presentation of the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction, ALA’s only single-book awards for adult trade fiction and nonfiction, is followed by a chance to mingle at the dessert and drinks reception. The two books chosen as winners from the shortlist of six will be announced. Both winners attended the 2014 event to receive their medals and offered inspiring, entertaining remarks. Keynote speaker is best-selling author, actor, and NBA MVP Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Cosponsored by Booklist and RUSA. Purchase tickets here: http://alaac15.ala.org/ticketed-events#RUSA.

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ALA Members $35; Non-ALA Members $35; RUSA Members $25
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Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 1:03pm PDT
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