What's on the line isn't the $10,000 prize.
Sorry, we nominated you for a prestigious award by accident. Please withdraw to preserve our integrity.
Yeah, those things with pages.
The winner will be announced on November 18.
'It's like my bar mitzvah. Except I'm not broken out and I actually like my friends.'
Naturally, you'd expect it to be Aleksander Hemon's year, but the winner was … Peter Matthiessen.
Winners are announced November 19.
The National Book Awards were last night at the Marriot Marquis, as pretty much everyone predicted, Denis Johnson took home the prize for fiction for his Vietnam War novel Tree of Smoke.
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"Currently comatose with disbelief," writes front-runner Ferris.