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National Book Awards

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    Here Is the 2020 National Book Award for Fiction Long ListThe winner’s will be announced at a (virtual, duh) awards ceremony later this fall.
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    Sarah M. Broom’s National Book Award Speech Will Make You Want to Call Your MomIt cuts right to the heart.
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    Here Are Your 2019 National Book Awards FinalistsFeaturing Marlon James, Susan Choi, and more.
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    Here Are the National Book Foundation’s ‘5 Under 35’This year’s list consists of three novels and two collections of short stories.
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    Breakout Author Jamel Brinkley on Men, Gentrification, and ‘Safari Literature’His debut collection, Lucky Man, was a fiction finalist for last week’s National Book Awards.
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    The 69th National Book Awards Reminded Us It’s a Big World Out ThereWith awards to Isabel Allende and Sigrid Nunez and a revived translated-book prize.
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    Isabel Allende Gives Rousing Speech at National Book AwardsThe first-ever Spanish-language author to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award brought the crowd to their feet.
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    Here Are Your 2018 National Book Awards FinalistsPoet Terrance Hayes gets a second nod.
  9. Annie Proulx Gave One of the Best National Book Award Speeches in Recent MemoryAt last night’s 2017 National Book Awards.
  10. Finding a Resilient Spirit at the 2016 National Book Awards“I hit upon something that was making me feel better,” fiction winner Colson Whitehead said. “‘Be kind to everybody, make art, and fight the power.’”
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    See Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Nat’l. Book Award Speech“I have waited 15 years for this moment.”
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    Here Are the 2015 National Book Award WinnersTa-Nehisi Coates, Adam Johnson, and more.
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    Here Is the Long List for the 2015 National Book Award for FictionIncluding A Little Life and Welcome to Braggsville.
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    Amazon Jokes and Escapist Fantasy: The 2014 National Book AwardsThe scene at last night’s gala.
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    Here Are the 2014 National Book Award WinnersRead ‘em!
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    Here Are the Finalists for the National Book AwardThe winners will be announced November 19.
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    Here Is the Longlist for the 2014 National Book Award for FictionThe winner will be announced November 19.
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    Did the National Book Awards’ Bet on the Bigtime Pay Off Last Night?What’s on the line isn’t the $10,000 prize.
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    The National Book Awards, Accidental Nominations, and How Not to Handle MistakesSorry, we nominated you for a prestigious award by accident. Please withdraw to preserve our integrity.
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    McCann, Stiles Win National Book AwardsYeah, those things with pages.
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    National Book Award Finalists AnnouncedThe winner will be announced on November 18.
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    National Book Awards After-Party: Actually Fun!’It’s like my bar mitzvah. Except I’m not broken out and I actually like my friends.’
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    Hope, Change, and Upset at National Book Awards CeremonyNaturally, you’d expect it to be Aleksander Hemon’s year, but the winner was … Peter Matthiessen.
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    National Book Awards Finalists AnnouncedWinners are announced November 19.
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    Denis Johnson Wins the National Book Award That Everyone Expected Him ToThe National Book Awards were last night at the Marriot Marquis, as pretty much everyone predicted, Denis Johnson took home the prize for fiction for his Vietnam War novel Tree of Smoke.
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    How to Win a National Book Award in Five Easy StepsIt’s easy! All you have to do is click on this link, and before you know it, you’ll be a winner!
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    Joshua Ferris, Denis Johnson Among National Book Award Finalists“Currently comatose with disbelief,” writes front-runner Ferris.