Major Fall Book Awards Season is A Go

Major Fall Book Awards Season is A Go

News by Raine Winters
The Man Booker Prize and National Book Awards have announced both long and short lists for their respective awards.

Ursula K. Le Guin, Master of Realism

Column by Susan DeFreitas December 15, 2014
Ursula K. Le Guin is best known for her sci-fi and fantasy, but part of what makes her work so remarkable is the deeply realistic way it handles the nuanced intersections of character and culture.
Handler Handles It Right, Make Huge Donation

Handler Handles It Right, Make Huge Donation

News by Peter Derk
Daniel Handler puts his money where his mouth was, apologizes for racist remarks at National Book Awards.
Head off & Split

Racism, Deodorant, and Marines: Typical National Book Awards News Roundup

News by Peter Derk
Racist-y Snicket, Le Guin's passion is a win, and Phil Klay takes home the biggie.
Surprise Winner of National Book Awards “Lost for Words”

James McBride Surprise Winner of National Book Awards

News by Dean Fetzer
James McBride, considered by many to have only an outside chance at winning the award, has done so with his book ‘The Good Lord Bird’.
2013 National Book Awards

2013 National Book Award Finalists Announced

News by Christopher Shultz
With the likes of George Saunders and Thomas Pynchon making the cut, this year's list of NBA finalists is a strong one.
National Book Award Winners Announced

National Book Award Winners Announced, Elmore Leonard Receives Special Award

News by Dave Reuss
The results were announced today— you may already be a winner!
2012 UK National Book Award Nominees

2012 UK National Book Award Nominees Include "Fifty Shades of Grey"

News by Dean Fetzer November 14, 2012
The UK’s annual National Book Award nominees have been announced, including the (perhaps) surprise inclusion of E. L. James.
2012 National Book Awards Finalists

Finalists Announced For 2012 National Book Awards

News by Rob Hart October 11, 2012
Check out the books up for this year's National Book Award. Tell us if you've read any of these, and whether any of them deserve it!
2011 National Book Awards winners

2011 National Book Awards Winners Announced

News by Rob Hart
The 2011 National Book Awards were announced last night and the results are SHOCKING (not really).
National Book Award Oops

UPDATE: Oops: Wrong Nominee Announced for National Book Awards

News by Rob Hart October 17, 2011
The wrong book was named when the National Book Foundation announced its nominees for the 2011 National Book Awards-- and now they're asking the author to withdraw.