September 29, 2015

2015’s Literary Geniuses 16


The MacArthur grant awards $625,000, “no strings attached” to “talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits and a marked capacity for self-direction.”

September 21, 2015

The National Book Award’s Longlist in Nonfiction: What a Difference a Year Makes 4


Overall, it’s fair to say that this year’s NBA longlist more accurately reflects the diversity of nonfiction as a genre and points toward innovations that promise to invigorate it.

September 17, 2015

2015 National Book Award Longlists Released 3


An eclectic Fiction longlist includes some highly touted titles alongside intriguing newcomers.

September 15, 2015

Booker Prize Offers Up Eclectic 2015 Shortlist 1


The Booker Prize has whittled down its longlist to an intriguing shortlist, and none of the authors tapped has previously won the Prize.

July 29, 2015

The Booker’s Dozen: The 2015 Booker Longlist 0


The Booker judges have put together a diverse and intriguing list.

April 20, 2015

The 2015 Pulitzer for Fiction Goes to Anthony Doerr’s ‘All the Light We Cannot See’ 1


For the second year running, the year’s break-out literary bestseller takes home the prize.

April 15, 2015

The 2015 IMPAC Shortlist Delivers 10 Eclectic Titles 0


The IMPAC tends to be interesting for the breadth of books it considers, and the 2015 shortlist is no exception.

March 12, 2015

2014 National Book Critics Circle Award Winners Announced 0


The winners of the National Book Critics Circle Award have been announced in New York City.

January 19, 2015

2014 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists Announced 0


As often tends to be the case, the NBCC is offering up what may be the most well-rounded fiction shortlist you’ll find.

November 19, 2014

2014 National Book Award Winners Announced 2


The 2014 National Book Award winners were announced tonight in New York City. The big prize for Fiction went to Redeployment by Phil Klay