April 20, 2015
For the second year running, the year’s break-out literary bestseller takes home the prize.
April 15, 2015
The IMPAC tends to be interesting for the breadth of books it considers, and the 2015 shortlist is no exception.
March 12, 2015
The winners of the National Book Critics Circle Award have been announced in New York City.
January 19, 2015
by C. Max Magee
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
The 2014 National Book Award winners were announced tonight in New York City. The big prize for Fiction went to Redeployment by Phil Klay
October 15, 2014
This year’s Fiction Shortlist includes a Millions staff writer in impressive company.
October 14, 2014
The book is the story of an Australian prisoner of war, among more than 9,000 who were forced to build a railway through Burma and Thailand.
October 9, 2014
You open the latest Modiano and you know exactly where you are. The writer is artistically all of a piece.
October 1, 2014
There are nonfiction genres in which women are prolific—namely memoir and the essay—but these forms get unaccountably short shrift from the major awards.
September 17, 2014
An eclectic Fiction longlist includes a Millions staff writer, while the Non-Fiction longlist is surprisingly male dominated.