2017 National Book Award Short List Announced!

October 4, 2017 — Leave a comment

 

The Short Lists of Finalists in the Running for 2017 National Book Awards, were announced today…

 

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 ]

 

Fiction:

 

Dark at the Crossing: A novel

Eliot Ackerman

Knopf
 
 
 
 

The Leavers: A Novel

Lisa Ko

Algonquin
(Reviewed in our Eastertide 2017 magazine issue)

 
 
 
 

Pachinko

Min Jin Lee

Grand Central Publishing
 
 
 
 

Her Body and Other Parties: Stories

Carmen Maria Machado

Graywolf
 
 
 
 

***Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel

Jesmyn Ward

Scribner
 
 
 
 

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