2016 National Book Award Finalists Announced!

October 14, 2016

 

The Finalists in the Running for 2016 National Book Awards, were announced last week…

How many of these have you read?

Who would you pick as the winner in each category?
(We’ve marked our guess with *** )

[ Fiction ] [ NonFiction ]  [ Poetry ] [ Young People ]

 

NonFiction:

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Arlie Russell Hochschild

The New Press
 
 
 

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Ibram X. Kendi

Nation Books
 
 
 

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Viet Thanh Nguyen

Harvard UP
 
 
 

[easyazon_image align=”left” height=”160″ identifier=”B011H55MIG” locale=”US” src=”http://englewoodreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/51itvVhDMCL.SL160.jpg” tag=”douloschristo-20″ width=”107″] [easyazon_link identifier=”B011H55MIG” locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America[/easyazon_link]

Andres Resendez

HMH Books
 
 
 

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Heather Ann Thompson

Pantheon
 
 
 

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