#CybilsAwards Backlist Book List: Sisters

I have a sister and four daughters, so it goes without saying that I love stories about sisters. From Little Women to Twins, stories about sisters are some of the most classic ones out there, highlighting both the joys and paints of having sisters. So why not celebrate sister stories with a list of good Cybils books featuring sisters.Β 

by Varian Johnson, illustrated by Shannon Wright

2020 Elementary/Middle Grade Graphic Novel Nominee

Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy: A Graphic Novel: A Modern Retelling of Little Women
by Rey Terciero, illustrated by Bre Indigo
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

2019 Elementary/Middle Grade Graphic Novel Finalist

The Penderwicks at Point Mouette
by Jeanne Birdsall
Knopf Books for Young Readers

2011 Middle Grade Fiction Nominee

Maple & Willow Together
by Lori Nichols
Nancy Paulsen Books

2015 Fiction Picture Book Nominee

Hello, Universe
by Erin Entrada Kelly
Greenwillow Books

2017 Middle Grade Fiction Nominee

by Raina Telgemeier

2014 Elementary/Middle Grade Graphic Novels Nominee

The Ones We’re Meant to Find
by Joan He
Roaring Brook Press

2021 YA Speculative Fiction Finalist

Clap When You Land
by Elizabeth Acevedo
Quill Tree Books

2020 YA Fiction Finalist

The Sisters of Straygarden Place
by Hayley Chewins
Candlewick Press

2020 Elementary/Middle Grade Speculative Fiction Nominee

Sisters of the Neversea
by Cynthia L Smith

2021 Elementary/Middle Grade Speculative Fiction Nominee

Sisters of the Snake
by Sasha Nanua and Sarena Nanua

2021 YA Speculative Fiction Nominee

by Jennifer Donnelly

2019 YA Speculative Fiction Nominee

The Cruel Prince
by Holly Black
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

2018 YA Speculative Fiction Nominee

by Ibi Zoboi
Balzer + Bray

2018 YA Fiction Finalist