Wednesday, October 11, 2006

National Book Award Finalists Announced

The National Book Award Finalists were announced today. The awards will be presented on November 15, 2006, in New York City (call 212-685-0261 for tickets!).

Here is the list of Finalists [Any title that is hyperlinked is available through the Greenwich Library system]:

Fiction:


Non-Fiction:

Poetry:

  • Louise Gl├╝ck, Averno
  • H.L. Hix, Chromatic
  • Ben Lerner, Angle of Yaw
  • Nathaniel Mackey, Splay Anthem
  • James McMichael, Capacity

Young People's Literature:

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