Authors Celebrated At 70th Anniversary Of National Book Awards

The National Book Awards are the Oscars of the publishing world. More than 1,700 books began with a chance at winning but after Wednesday ...

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The 2019 National Book Awards Prove a Once Insular Literary Institution Can Be Inclusive

What was once exclusive is now inclusive," said National Book Foundation Executive Director Lisa Lucas at the 70th National ...

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Susan Choi’s Trust Exercise Among 2019 National Book Award Winners

The 2019 National Book Awards for fiction, nonfiction, poetry, young people’s literature, and...

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The 2020 National Book Award Winners Are All Instant Must-Reads

Established in 1950, the National Book Awards are essentially the Oscars of American literature. On...

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The 70th Annual National Book Awards Was A Surprisingly Boisterous Night

At the 70th annual National Book Awards, produced by the National Book Foundation, the evening's ...

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National Book Awards Handed To Susan Choi, Arthur Sze And More

The winners of the 70th annual National Book Awards are: As Broom reminded the attendees in her...

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Here are your winners for the 2019 National Book Awards

Here are your winners for the 2019 National Book Awards

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National Book Awards: Susan Choi wins fiction prize for Trust Exercise

Susan Choi has won the fiction prize at the National Book Awards in New York on Wednesday night. The...

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In New Book, Journalist Alleges Russian Links To Mysterious Deaths Abroad

Heidi Blake has won many national and international media awards and is a former assistant editor of...

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Sonia Nazario At Writer's Symposium By The Sea

Sonia Nazario is an award-winning journalist whose stories have tackled some of this country’s most intractable problems — hunger, drug addiction,...

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Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Follies’ in the Works as a Movie From Heyday, BBC Films

“Follies” will be adapted for the screen and directed by Dominic Cooke, a four-time Olivier Award...

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Wallabies coach Rennie braced for trans-Tasman backlash

The last Kiwi in charge of the Australian rugby team did not fare well.

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Take a break from turkey and stuffing to dig into these 6 paperback titles

A finalist for both the Lambda Awards and the Washington State Book Awards, Carrasco's debut novel...

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VCU professor named National Book Award finalist for series of essays

Dr. Tressie McMillan Cottom is a digital sociology associate professor at VCU whose work has been...

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The 10 Best Fiction Books of the 2010s

Propulsive, moving and timeless

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Behold, Your First Preview of How Jason Reynolds' Upcoming Book Will Flip the Script on History

Jason Reynolds knew he had to be a writer because there was a void to fill. All of us were expected...

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The National Civil Rights Museum Debuts the Freedom Award Experience 2019 Globally on Social and...

"This is an exciting opportunity to share an inside look at the magic that... evening with our honorees and supporters," says Terri Freeman, National Civil Rights Museum President ...

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What Coca-Cola's new sparking water means for La Croix

Investor excitement for National Beverage Corp. has waned throughout 2019, and Coca-Cola's entry...

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Four black women who gained national attention because of the book and movie “Hidden Figures” for groundbreaking NASA work during space-race years will...

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Robert Downey Jr. honors Stan Lee at People's Choice Awards

Lee was inducted into the comic book industry's Will Eisner Hall Of Fame in 1994 and the Jack Kirby...

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Illinois-Based Entrepreneur, Author and Speaker Wins International and National Awards

-Ruiz, CEO of the Naperville, Illinois-based JJR Marketing, 15-time author, international speaker...

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Zachary W. Carter Returns to FAIR Health Board of Directors

Health Board of Directors has elected Zachary W. Carter to return to his position on the Board, which he left five years ago to serve as Corporation Counsel of the City of New York. A

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Lupita Nyong'o looks stylish in chic white coat dress at awards dinner

Panther had changing the casting experience for black actors, she said: 'I think time will tell...

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Zooey Deschanel and Property Brothers star boyfriend Jonathan Scott make red carpet debut at Critics...

The 39-year-old looked blissfully happy as she cuddled up to the 6ft 5ins Canadian celebrity. 41,...

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Opinion | Nikki Haley wants to lead the post-Trump GOP. She’ll have to get a lot more specific.

Haley’s short stint as U.N. ambassador made her a national Republican heroine. Haley artfully used...

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4 'Hidden Figures' to Be Honored with Congressional Medals

Four black women who gained national attention in a recent book and movie for groundbreaking NASA...

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'The Revisioners' explores three complex relationships between black and white women

The New Orleans native wrote her debut National Book Award-nominated novel “A Kind of Freedom” in...

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National Book Award-nominated author Laila Lalami talks novel ‘The Other Americans’

The Moroccan-born novelist, who travels from her Los Angeles home to UC Riverside where she’s a...

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