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Award Winning Titles

Nobel Prize in Literature
Awarded annually since 1901 to an author from any country who has, in the words of Alfred Nobel, produced “in the field of literature the most outstanding work in an ideal direction”

Winner 2018 – The prize has been postponed.

National Book Award
An annual U.S. literary award established in 1936 by the American Booksellers Association

Winners 2018

Fiction                                    The Friend                                                                Sigrid Nunez

Nonfiction                             The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke                 Jeffrey C. Stewart

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and Nonfiction
Given for distinguished fiction and nonfiction published in book form during the year by an American author, preferably dealing with American life

Winners 2018

Fiction                                     Less                                                                         Andrew Sean Greer

General Nonfiction               Locking Up Our Own                                            James Forman Jr.

Andrew Carnegie Award for Fiction and Nonfiction
Established in 2012 to recognize the best fiction and nonfiction books for adult readers published in the U.S. the previous year

Winner 2018

Fiction                                   Manhattan Beach                                                      Jennifer Egan

Nonfiction                            None Awarded

Man Booker Prize
Launched in 1969 to reward the best novel of the year written in English and published in the United Kingdom

Winner 2018

                                               Milkman                                                                      Anna Burns