News, VOLUME 10

2017 National Book Award Short List Announced!

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 ]




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Eliot Ackerman


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Lisa Ko

(Reviewed in our Eastertide 2017 magazine issue)


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Min Jin Lee

Grand Central Publishing

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Carmen Maria Machado


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Jesmyn Ward


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