McCann, Stiles Win National Book Awards


Remember books? Yeah, those things you download on your Kindle. Well, authors Colum McCann and T.J. Stiles won awards for theirs yesterday. McCann's Let the Great World Spin and Stiles's The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt won National Book Awards in the fiction and non-fiction categories respectively. Yay books! [Arts Beat/NYT]