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. American Booksellers Book of the Year (ABBY) Awards
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Awards: The Abby Awards Previous Winners
1999

Adult Winner

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
by Rebecca Wells


Adult Honor Books

Memoirs of a Geisha
by Arthur Golden

The Poisonwood Bible
by Barbara Kingsolver

"The Professor and the Madman
A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
by Simon Winchester

Tuesdays with Morrie
An Old Man, a Young Man and the Last Great Lesson
by Mitch Albom


Children's Winner

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
by J. K. Rowling, Mary Grandpre (illus.)


Children's Honor Books

If You Give a Pig a Pancake
by Laura Joffe Numeroff, Felicia Bond (illus.)

Squids Will Be Squids
Fresh Morals for Beastly Fables
by Jon Scieszka, Lane Smith (illus.)

Today I Feel Silly and Other Moods That Make My Day
Fresh Morals for Beastly Fables
by Jamie Lee Curtis, Laura Cornell (illus.)