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National Book Award Finalists

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Yesterday, the National Book Award winners were announced. Here is a list of the Fiction and Nonfiction books that were nominated including the winners.


The Round House by Louise Erdrich (Winner)

A Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers

This is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz

Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain

Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers


Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956 by Anne Applebaum

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, And Hope In A Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo (Winner)

The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson by Robert A. Caro

The Boy Kings of Texas by Domingo Martinez

House of Stone: A Memoir Of Home, Family, And A Lost Middle East by Anthony Shadid


Yellow Birds







Posted by Ryan Gage at 11/15/2012 03:07:27 PM