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National Book Award Finalists

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

Fiction:

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

Nonfiction:

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

Book

Yellow Birds

9780316219365

 

 

 

 

 


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.

Fiction:

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

Nonfiction:

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

Book

Yellow Birds

9780316219365

 

 

 

 

 

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