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National Book Awards

  1. prizes
    Patti Smith Wins National Book Award for NonfictionA novel about horse racing in West Virginia wins the prize for fiction.
  2. James Franco Fills the Hiatus by TextingThe actor James Franco was briefly left alone at last night’s National Book Awards. Panic ensued.
  3. it just happened
    National Book Finalists Announced; Apple SnubbedThe National Book Award finalists were announced just moments ago in San Francisco. The list itself leans Californian, too; only a few New Yorkers are among the honorees this year — Bronx-born globe-trotter Ken Kalfus (who lives in Philly), ex-Brooklynite Mark Z. Danielewski (California), and children’s author Patricia McCormick. After the jump, the full slate of finalists.