The 2016 National Book Award finalists were announced this morning (via Facebook live), because it’s 2016 of course. The list feels intensely topical — with race in America, war abroad and political division playing important roles in many of the finalists. Fiction: Chris Bachelder, The Throwback Special (W. W. Norton & Company) Paulette Jiles, News of […]
NEW YORK — Carl Hiassen, Laurie Halse Anderson and Jacqueline Woodson are among the 10 authors on the National Book Awards' longlist for young people's literature.
On Wednesday evening, Louise Glück, Phil Klay, Ursula K. Le Guin, and Jacqueline Woodson took home the National Book Award, one of… Read More
Colson Whitehead, Adam Haslett and Jacqueline Woodson make the initial cut.
Two Pulitzer winners, two previous National Book Award winners and a debut author are among the 22 finalists. Robert A. Caro will receive a lifetime achievement award.