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National Book Award

Love Medicine. Cover image used courtesy of Harper Perennial Modern Classics Please join us in congratulating Big Read author and 1983 NEA Literature Fellow Louise Erdrich , who won The National Book Award yesterday for her 14th novel, The Round House. In preparation for her new work, let’s listen...
A view of the Miami Book Fair International. Photo courtesy of the Miami Book Fair International This week, the literary world is buzzing with the announcement of the winners of the National Book Award. Among the awards are fiction (Jesmyn Ward, winner), nonfiction (Stephen Greenblatt, winner),...