2017 National Book Awards

 

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Established in 1950, the National Book Award is an American literary prize administered by the National Book Foundation.

A pantheon of such writers as William Faulkner, Marianne Moore, Ralph Ellison, John Cheever, Bernard Malamud, Philip Roth, Robert Lowell, Walker Percy, John Updike, Katherine Anne Porter, Norman Mailer, Lillian Hellman, Elizabeth Bishop, Saul Bellow, Donald Barthelme, Flannery O’Connor, Adrienne Rich, Thomas Pynchon, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Alice Walker, Charles Johnson, E. Annie Proulx, and Colum McCann have all won the Award.

WINNERS:

 

Sing, Unburied, Sing Cover Image The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia Cover Image
FICTION NON-FICTION
Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 Cover Image Far from the Tree Cover Image
POETRY YOUNG PEOPLE'S LIT

 

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Sing, Unburied, Sing Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501126062
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Published: Scribner Book Company - September 5th, 2017

Fiction Winner: Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward 


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The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594634536
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 3rd, 2017

Nonfiction Winner: The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia by Masha Gessen


Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780374125950
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 15th, 2017

Poetry Winner: Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965 – 2016 by Frank Bidart


Far from the Tree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062330628
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Published: Harper Teen - October 3rd, 2017

Young People’s Lit Winner: Far from the Tree by Robin Benway