National Book Award winners announced

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National Book Award winners announced

Nov 21 2019

The winners of the 2019 National Book Awards, presented last night in New York City, are:

  • Fiction: Trust Exercise by Susan Choi (Holt)
  • Nonfiction: The Yellow House by Sarah M. Broom (Grove Press)
  • Poetry: Sight Lines by Arthur Sze (Copper Canyon Press)
  • Translated Literature: Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming by László Krasznahorkai, translated by Ottilie Mulzet (New Directions)
  • Young People's Literature: 1919: The Year That Changed America by Martin W. Sandler (Bloomsbury Children's Books)

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