2016 NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS*

 


*Longlist, Fiction only.

The National Book Awards, established in 1950, are American literary prizes administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization, that recognize the best Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Translated Literature, and Young People’s Literature, published each year.

Read more about the National Book Awards and the National Book Foundation, which administers them, at this link: https://www.nationalbook.org/


 

The Underground Railroad: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780345804327
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Published: Anchor - January 30th, 2018

In this #1 New York Times bestseller, Cora is a young slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. An outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is on the cusp of womanhood—where greater pain awaits. And so when Caesar, a slave who has recently arrived from Virginia, urges her to join him on the Underground Railroad, she seizes the opportunity and escapes with him.


The Throwback Special: A Novel Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780393353785
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 7th, 2017

Winner of The Paris Review/Terry Southern Prize for Humor.

"Chris Bachelder is a witty, compassionate troublemaker, and we need more like him." —George Saunders


News of the World: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062409218
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 20th, 2017

Soon to be a Major Motion Picture

National Book Award FinalistFiction


The Association of Small Bombs: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143109273
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Published: Penguin Books - October 18th, 2016

National Book Award Finalist
Winner of the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award
Winner of the American Academy of Arts & Letters Rosenthal Family Foundation Award


Another Brooklyn: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062359995
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Published: Amistad - May 30th, 2017

A Finalist for the 2016 National Book Award

New York Times Bestseller

A SeattleTimes pick for Summer Reading Roundup 2017

A Bustle Fall Roundup pick for 2017


What Belongs to You: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250117892
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Published: Picador - December 20th, 2016

Longlisted for the National Book Award in Fiction • A Finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction • A Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction • A Finalist for the James Taite Black Prize for Fiction A Finalist the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize • A Finalist for the Green Carnation Prize A New York Time


Imagine Me Gone Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316261333
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 21st, 2017

From a Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist, a ferociously intimate story of a family facing the ultimate question: how far will we go to save the people we love the most?


The Portable Veblen: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101981597
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Published: Penguin Books - November 1st, 2016

Longlisted for the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction

Finalist for the Baileys Prize for Women's Fiction


Sweet Lamb of Heaven: A Novel Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393354188
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 2nd, 2017

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction: Blending domestic thriller and psychological horror, this compelling page-turner follows a mother fleeing her estranged husband.


Miss Jane: A Novel Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393354386
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 11th, 2017

Longlisted for the National Book Award and a Washington Post Best Book of the Year

"Gorgeous…A writer of profound emotional depths." —New York Times Book Review