National Book Award1979

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Established in 1950, the National Book Award is an American literary prize given to writers by writers and administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization. Each year, the

vis mere Foundation selects a total of twenty Judges, including five in each of the four Award categories: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Young People’s Literature. Judges are published writers who are known to be doing great work in their genre or field, and in some cases, are past NBA Finalists or Winners. One of the five Judges on each panel is selected as the panel chair. This person acts as the voice of the panel and the liaison to the Foundation. The Foundation staff takes no part in the Judges’ deliberations, except to verify a submission’s eligibility. vis mindre
Stages:
Alle, Winner (404), Finalist (1,815), Longlist (2,055), Nominee (3)
Kategorier:
Alle, Arts and Letters (57), Autobiography (Hardcover) (3), Autobiography (Paperback) (1), Autobiography/Biography (Hardcover) (12), Autobiography/Biography (Paperback) (15), Biografi (8), Biography (Hardcover) (2), Biography (Paperback) (4), Biography and Autobiography (3), Children's Books (14), Children's Books (Hardcover) (4), Children's Books (Paperback) (4), Children's Books, Fiction (Hardcover) (10), Children's Books, Fiction (Paperback) (8), Children's Books, Nonfiction (10), Children's Books, Nonfiction (Hardcover) (4), Children's Books, Picture Books (Hardcover) (5), Children's Books, Picture Books (Paperback) (6), Children's Fiction (Hardcover) (4), Children's Fiction (Paperback) (5), Children's Literature (10), Children's Picture Books (Hardcover) (5), Children's Picture Books (Paperback) (5), Contemporary Affairs (9), Contemporary Thought (4), Current Interest (Hardcover) (4), Current Interest (Paperback) (5), Fiction (477), Fiction (Hardcover) (14), Fiction (Paperback) (16), First Novel (19), First Work of Fiction (6), General Nonfiction (Hardcover) (19), General Nonfiction (Paperback) (17), General Reference Books (Hardcover) (3), General Reference Books (Paperback) (5), Hardcover (2), Historie (9), History (Hardcover) (21), History (Paperback) (12), History and Biography (39), Most Distinguished Novel (1), Most Original Book (1), Mystery (Hardcover) (5), Mystery (Paperback) (5), New Writer of the Year (1), Non-Fiction Book of the Year (1), Nonfiction (413), Original Paperback (5), Paperback (4), Philosophy and Religion (10), Poetry (331), Religion/Inspiration (Hardcover) (5), Religion/Inspiration (Paperback) (3), Science (Hardcover) (18), Science (Paperback) (18), Science Fiction (Hardcover) (9), Science Fiction (Paperback) (1), Science, Philosophy, and Religion (18), The Sciences (16), Translated Literature (58), Translation (54), Western (4), Young People's Literature (196), No Category (11)
Years:
Alle, 2023 (50), 2022 (51), 2021 (49), 2020 (50), 2019 (49), 2018 (51), 2017 (40), 2016 (41), 2015 (40), 2014 (41), 2013 (42), 2012 (20), 2011 (20), 2010 (20), 2009 (20), 2008 (20), 2007 (16), 2006 (20), 2005 (20), 2004 (20), 2003 (20), 2002 (20), 2001 (20), 2000 (20), 1999 (20), 1998 (19), 1997 (20), 1996 (20), 1995 (15), 1994 (15), 1993 (15), 1992 (15), 1991 (15), 1990 (10), 1989 (9), 1988 (9), 1987 (10), 1986 (8), 1985 (9), 1984 (11), 1983 (89), 1982 (79), 1981 (67), 1980 (105), 1979 (13), 1978 (9), 1977 (15), 1976 (12), 1975 (25), 1974 (28), 1973 (25), 1972) (finalist (1), 1972 (30), 1971 (32), 1970 (31), 1969 (30), 1968 (24), 1967 (29), 1966 (19), 1965 (22), 1964 (25), 1963 (24), 1962 (36), 1961 (35), 1960 (40), 1959 (25), 1958 (29), 1957 (41), 1956 (26), 1955 (29), 1954 (3), 1953 (33), 1952 (32), 1951 (3), 1950 (8), 1936 (2), 1935 (1)
Announced:
november 2023: Winner2023 Nyeste

Winner 7

Finalist 13

Longlist 13

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