National Book Award2015

Given by National Book Foundation

40 Works 44,392 Books 2,345 Reviews 4.1
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 (400), Finalist (1,801), Longlist (500)
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 (3), 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), Nonfiction (407), 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 (197), No Category (4)
Years:
Alle, 2023 (50), 2022 (50), 2021 (49), 2020 (50), 2019 (49), 2018 (50), 2017 (40), 2016 (40), 2015 (40), 2014 (40), 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 (20), 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), 1983 (90), 1982 (79), 1981 (67), 1980 (105), 1979 (13), 1978 (9), 1977 (15), 1976 (12), 1975 (25), 1974 (28), 1973 (25), 1972 (31), 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)

Winner 4

Finalist 20

Longlist 40

VærkKategoriÅr
Fortune Smiles: Stories af Adam JohnsonFiction2015
Refund: Stories af Karen E. BenderFiction2015
The Turner House af Angela FlournoyFiction2015
Fates and Furies af Lauren GroffFiction2015
A Little Life af Hanya YanagiharaFiction2015
A Cure for Suicide af Jesse BallFiction2015
Did You Ever Have a Family af Bill CleggFiction2015
Welcome to Braggsville af T. Geronimo JohnsonFiction2015
Honeydew af Edith PearlmanFiction2015
Mislaid af Nell ZinkFiction2015
Between the World and Me af Ta-Nehisi CoatesNonfiction2015
Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs af Sally MannNonfiction2015
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness af Sy MontgomeryNonfiction2015
If the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Quran af Carla PowerNonfiction2015
Ordinary Light: A Memoir af Tracy K. SmithNonfiction2015
Rain: A Natural and Cultural History af Cynthia BarnettNonfiction2015
Mourning Lincoln af Martha HodesNonfiction2015
Paradise of the Pacific: Approaching Hawaii af Susanna MooreNonfiction2015
Love and Other Ways of Dying: Essays af Michael PaternitiNonfiction2015
Travels in Vermeer: A Memoir af Michael WhiteNonfiction2015
Voyage of the Sable Venus and Other Poems af Robin Coste LewisPoetry2015
Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude af Ross GayPoetry2015
How to Be Drawn (Poets, Penguin) af Terrance HayesPoetry2015
Bright Dead Things: Poems af Ada LimónPoetry2015
Elegy for a Broken Machine: Poems af Patrick PhillipsPoetry2015
Scattered at Sea (Poets, Penguin) af Amy GerstlerPoetry2015
A stranger's mirror : new and selected poems 1994/2014 af Marilyn HackerPoetry2015
The Beauty: Poems af Jane HirshfieldPoetry2015
Heaven: Poems af Rowan Ricardo PhillipsPoetry2015
Mistaking Each Other for Ghosts af Lawrence RaabPoetry2015
Challenger Deep af Neal ShustermanYoung People's Literature2015
The Thing about Jellyfish af Ali BenjaminYoung People's Literature2015
Bone Gap af Laura RubyYoung People's Literature2015
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War af Steve SheinkinYoung People's Literature2015
Nimona af ND StevensonYoung People's Literature2015
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda af Becky AlbertalliYoung People's Literature2015
Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad af M. T. AndersonYoung People's Literature2015
Walk on Earth a Stranger af Rae CarsonYoung People's Literature2015
This Side of Wild: Mutts, Mares, and Laughing Dinosaurs af Gary PaulsenYoung People's Literature2015
X: A Novel af Ilyasah ShabazzYoung People's Literature2015

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