National Book AwardWinner

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404 Works 48,000 Books 1,114 Reviews ½ 3.8

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november 15: Winner2023 Nyeste
oktober 3: Finalist2023 Nyeste

Winner 404

Blackouts af Justin TorresFiction2023
The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History af Ned BlackhawkNonfiction2023
From Unincorporated Territory [åmot] af Craig Santos PerezPoetry2023
The Words That Remain af Stenio Gardel
Bruna Dantas Lobato, Translation
Translated Literature2023
A First Time for Everything af Dan SantatYoung People's Literature2023
The Rabbit Hutch af Tess GuntyFiction2022
South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation af Imani PerryNonfiction2022
Punks: New & Selected Poems af John KeenePoetry2022
Seven Empty Houses af Samanta SchweblinTranslated Literature2022
All My Rage af Sabaa TahirYoung People's Literature2022
Hell of a Book af Jason MottFiction2021
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake af Tiya MilesNonfiction2021
Floaters: Poems af Martín EspadaPoetry2021
Winter in Sokcho af Élisa Shua DusapinTranslated Literature2021
Last Night at the Telegraph Club af Malinda LoYoung People's Literature2021
Interior Chinatown af Charles YuFiction2020
The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X af Les PayneNonfiction2020
DMZ Colony af Don Mee ChoiPoetry2020
Tokyo Ueno Station: A Novel af Miri YūTranslated Literature2020
King and the Dragonflies af Kacen CallenderYoung People's Literature2020
Trust Exercise af Susan ChoiFiction2019
The Yellow House: A Memoir af Sarah M. BroomNonfiction2019
Sight Lines af Arthur SzePoetry2019
Baron Wenckheim’s Homecoming af Laszlo KrasznahorkaiTranslated Literature2019
1919 The Year That Changed America af Martin W. SandlerYoung People's Literature2019
The Friend af Sigrid NunezFiction2018
This is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor af Adam KayNon-Fiction Book of the Year2018
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke af Jeffrey C. StewartNonfiction2018
Indecency af Justin Phillip ReedPoetry2018
The Emissary af Yōko TawadaTranslation2018
The Poet X af Elizabeth AcevedoYoung People's Literature2018
Sing, Unburied, Sing af Jesmyn WardFiction2017
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia af Masha GessenNonfiction2017
Half-light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 af Frank BidartPoetry2017
Far from the Tree af Robin BenwayYoung People's Literature2017
The Underground Railroad af Colson WhiteheadFiction2016
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America af Ibram X. KendiNonfiction2016
The Performance of Becoming Human af Daniel BorzutzkyPoetry2016
March: Book Three af John LewisYoung People's Literature2016
Fortune Smiles: Stories af Adam JohnsonFiction2015
Between the World and Me af Ta-Nehisi CoatesNonfiction2015
Voyage of the Sable Venus and Other Poems af Robin Coste LewisPoetry2015
Challenger Deep af Neal ShustermanYoung People's Literature2015
Redeployment af Phil KlayFiction2014
Harold Frys usandsynlige pilgrimsfærd af Rachel JoyceNew Writer of the Year2014
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China af Evan OsnosNonfiction2014
Faithful and Virtuous Night af Louise GlückPoetry2014
Brown Girl Dreaming af Jacqueline WoodsonYoung People's Literature2014
The Good Lord Bird af James McBrideFiction2013
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America af George PackerNonfiction2013
Incarnadine: Poems af Mary SzybistPoetry2013
The Thing About Luck af Cynthia KadohataYoung People's Literature2013
The Round House af Louise ErdrichFiction2012
Bag det evigt smukke af Katherine BooNonfiction2012
Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations (Phoenix Poets) af David FerryPoetry2012
Goblin Secrets af William AlexanderYoung People's Literature2012
Salvage the Bones af Jesmyn WardFiction2011
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern af Stephen GreenblattNonfiction2011
Head Off & Split: Poems af Nikky FinneyPoetry2011
Inside Out and Back Again af Thanhha LaiYoung People's Literature2011
Lord of Misrule af Jaimy GordonFiction2010
Just kids af Patti SmithNonfiction2010
Lighthead af Terrance HayesPoetry2010
Mockingbird af Kathryn ErskineYoung People's Literature2010
The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt af T. J. StilesNonfiction2009
Transcendental studies : a trilogy af Keith WaldropPoetry2009
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice af Phillip HooseYoung People's Literature2009
Lad kun verden tumle sig : roman af Colum McCann2009
Shadow Country af Peter MatthiessenFiction2008
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family af Annette Gordon-ReedNonfiction2008
Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems af Mark DotyPoetry2008
What I Saw And How I Lied af Judy Blundell2008
Tree of Smoke af Denis JohnsonFiction2007
CIA - fra den kolde krig til krigen mod terror af Tim WeinerNonfiction2007
Time and Materials: Poems 1997-2005 af Robert HassPoetry2007
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian af Sherman AlexieYoung People's Literature2007
Ekkomageren : roman af Richard PowersFiction2006
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl af Timothy EganNonfiction2006
Splay Anthem af Nathaniel MackeyPoetry2006
The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume I: The Pox Party af M. T. AndersonYoung People's Literature2006
Europe Central af William T. VollmannFiction2005
Et år med magisk tænkning af Joan DidionNonfiction2005
Migration: New & Selected Poems af W. S. MerwinPoetry2005
The Penderwicks af Jeanne BirdsallYoung People's Literature2005
The News from Paraguay af Lily TuckFiction2004
Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age af Kevin BoyleNonfiction2004
Door in the Mountain: New and Collected Poems, 1965-2003 af Jean ValentinePoetry2004
Godless af Pete HautmanYoung People's Literature2004
The Great Fire af Shirley HazzardFiction2003
Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy af Carlos EireNonfiction2003
The Singing: Poems af C. K. WilliamsPoetry2003
The Canning Season af Polly HorvathYoung People's Literature2003
Three Junes af Julia GlassFiction2002
Master of the Senate af Robert A. CaroNonfiction2002
In the Next Galaxy af Ruth StonePoetry2002
The House of the Scorpion af Nancy FarmerYoung People's Literature2002
Helvedes malstrøm : en bog om depressionens anatomi af Andrew SolomonNonfiction2001
Poems Seven: New and Complete Poetry af Alan DuganPoetry2001
True Believer af Virginia Euwer WolffYoung People's Literature2001
Korrektioner af Jonathan Franzen2001
I Amerika : roman af Susan SontagFiction2000
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex af Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction2000
Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000 (American Poets Continuum) af Lucille CliftonPoetry2000
Homeless Bird af Gloria WhelanYoung People's Literature2000
Venten af Ha JinFiction1999
Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II af John W. DowerNonfiction1999
Vice: New and Selected Poems af AiPoetry1999
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town af Kimberly Willis HoltYoung People's Literature1999
Charming Billy af Alice McDermottFiction1998
Slaves in the Family af Edward BallNonfiction1998
This Time: New and Selected Poems af Gerald SternPoetry1998
Tilbage til Cold Mountain af Charles Frazier1997
American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson af Joseph J. EllisNonfiction1997
Effort at Speech: New and Selected Poems af William MeredithPoetry1997
Dancing on the Edge af Han NolanYoung People's Literature1997
Ship Fever: Stories af Andrea BarrettFiction1996
An American Requiem: God, My Father, and the War That Came Between Us af James CarrollNonfiction1996
Scrambled Eggs & Whiskey: Poems, 1991-1995 af Hayden CarruthPoetry1996
Parrot in the Oven: Mi vida af Victor MartinezYoung People's Literature1996
Sabbath's Theater af Philip RothFiction1995
The Haunted Land: Facing Europe's Ghosts After Communism af Tina RosenbergNonfiction1995
Passing Through: The Later Poems, New and Selected af Stanley KunitzPoetry1995
A Frolic of His Own af William GaddisFiction1994
How We Die: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter af Sherwin B. NulandNonfiction1994
Worshipful Company of Fletchers af James TatePoetry1994
Sidste nyt fra havnen : roman af E. Annie ProulxFiction1993
United States: Essays 1952-1992 af Gore VidalNonfiction1993
Garbage: A Poem af A. R. AmmonsPoetry1993
Alle de smukke heste af Cormac McCarthyFiction1992
Becoming a Man: Half a Life Story af Paul MonetteNonfiction1992
New and Selected Poems af Mary OliverPoetry1992
Mating af Norman RushFiction1991
Freedom in the Making of Western Culture af Orlando PattersonNonfiction1991
What Work Is af Philip LevinePoetry1991
Middle Passage af Charles JohnsonFiction1990
The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance af Ron ChernowNonfiction1990
Spartina af John CaseyFiction1989
From Beirut to Jerusalem af Thomas L. FriedmanNonfiction1989
Paris Trout af Pete DexterFiction1988
A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam af Neil SheehanNonfiction1988
Paco's Story af Larry HeinemannFiction1987
The Making of the Atomic Bomb af Richard RhodesNonfiction1987
Verdensudstilling af E. L. DoctorowFiction1986
Arctic Dreams af Barry LopezNonfiction1986
Hvid støj af Don DeLilloFiction1985
Easy in the Islands af Bob ShacochisFirst Work of Fiction1985
Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families af J. Anthony LukasNonfiction1985
Victory over Japan: A Book of Stories af Ellen GilchristFiction1984
Stones for Ibarra af Harriet DoerrFirst Work of Fiction1984
Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Democracy, 1833-1845 af Robert V. ReminiNonfiction1984
Karen Blixen : en fortællers liv af Judith ThurmanAutobiography/Biography (Hardcover)1983
Nathaniel Hawthorne in His Times af James R. MellowAutobiography/Biography (Paperback)1983
Chimney Sweeps: Yesterday and Today af James Cross GiblinChildren's Books, Nonfiction1983
A Place Apart af Paula FoxChildren's Fiction (Paperback)1983
Marked By Fire af Joyce Carol ThomasChildren's Fiction (Paperback)1983
Miss Rumphius af Barbara CooneyChildren's Picture Books (Hardcover)1983
Doctor De Soto af William SteigChildren's Picture Books (Hardcover)1983
A House Is a House for Me af Mary Ann HobermanChildren's Picture Books (Paperback)1983
Farven lilla af Alice WalkerFiction (Paperback)1983
The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty af Eudora WeltyFiction (Paperback)1983
Kvinderne på Brewster Place af Gloria NaylorFirst Novel1983
China: Alive in the Bitter Sea af Fox ButterfieldGeneral Nonfiction (Hardcover)1983
National Defense af James FallowsGeneral Nonfiction (Paperback)1983
Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin and the Great Depression af Alan BrinkleyHistory (Hardcover)1983
Utopian Thought in the Western World af Frank E. ManuelHistory (Paperback)1983
The Red Magician af Lisa GoldsteinOriginal Paperback1983
Selected Poems: Galway Kinnell af Galway KinnellPoetry1983
Country Music: Selected Early Poems af Charles WrightPoetry1983
Subtle Is the Lord: The Science and the Life of Albert Einstein af Abraham PaisScience (Hardcover)1983
The Mathematical Experience af Philip J. DavisScience (Paperback)1983
The Flowers of Evil af Charles Baudelaire
Richard Howard, Translation
Homesick: My Own Story af Jean FritzChildren's Books, Fiction (Hardcover)1982
Mornings on Horseback: The Story of an Extraordinary Family, a Vanished Way of Life and the Unique Child Who Became Theodore Roosevelt af David McCulloughAutobiography/Biography (Hardcover)1982
Walter Lippmann and the American Century af Ronald SteelAutobiography/Biography (Paperback)1982
Westmark af Lloyd AlexanderChildren's Books, Fiction (Hardcover)1982
Words by Heart af Ouida SebestyenChildren's Books, Fiction (Paperback)1982
A Penguin Year af Susan BonnersChildren's Books, Nonfiction1982
Outside Over There af Maurice SendakChildren's Books, Picture Books (Hardcover)1982
Noah's Ark af Peter SpierChildren's Books, Picture Books (Paperback)1982
Rabbit Is Rich af John UpdikeFiction (Hardcover)1982
So Long, See You Tomorrow af William MaxwellFiction (Paperback)1982
Dale Loves Sophie to Death af Robb Forman DewFirst Novel1982
Naming Names af Victor S. NavaskyGeneral Nonfiction (Paperback)1982
People of the Sacred Mountain af Peter J. PowellHistory (Hardcover)1982
The Generation of 1914 af Robert WohlHistory (Paperback)1982
Life Supports: New and Collected Poems af William BronkPoetry1982
Lucy: The Beginnings of Humankind af Donald C. JohansonScience (Hardcover)1982
Taking The Quantum Leap: The New Physics For Non-Scientists af Fred Alan WolfScience (Paperback)1982
In the Shade of Spring Leaves af Ichiyô Higuchi
Robert Lyons Danly, Translation
The Ten Thousand Leaves: A Translation of the Man'yoshu, Japan's Premier Anthology of Classical Poetry, Volume One af Ian Hideo Levy
Ian Hideo Levy, Translation
Maskinen : en datamat bliver til af Tracy KidderGeneral Nonfiction (Hardcover)1981
Walt Whitman: A Life af Justin KaplanAutobiography/Biography (Hardcover)1981
Samuel Beckett: A Biography af Deirdre BairAutobiography/Biography (Paperback)1981
The Night Swimmers af Betsy ByarsChildren's Books, Fiction (Hardcover)1981
Ramona and Her Mother af Beverly ClearyChildren's Books, Fiction (Paperback)1981
The Stories of John Cheever af John CheeverFiction1981
Plains Song: For Female Voices af Wright MorrisFiction1981
Sister Wolf af Ann ArensbergFirst Novel1981
China Men af Maxine Hong KingstonGeneral Nonfiction (Hardcover)1981
The Last Cowboy af Jane KramerGeneral Nonfiction (Paperback)1981
Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality af John BoswellHistory (Hardcover)1981
The Need to Hold Still: Poems af Lisel MuellerPoetry1981
The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History af Stephen Jay GouldScience (Hardcover)1981
The Medusa and the Snail: More Notes of a Biology Watcher af Lewis ThomasScience (Paperback)1981
The Letters of Gustave Flaubert: 1830-1857 af Gustave Flaubert
Francis Steegmuller, Translation
Evening Edged in Gold af Arno Schmidt
John E. Woods, Translation
By Myself af Lauren BacallAutobiography (Hardcover)1980
And I Worked at the Writer's Trade: Chapters of Literary History, 1918-1978 af Malcolm CowleyAutobiography (Paperback)1980
The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt af Edmund MorrisBiography (Hardcover)1980
Max Perkins: Editor of Genius af A. Scott BergBiography (Paperback)1980
A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-32 af Joan W. BlosChildren's Books (Hardcover)1980
A Swiftly Tilting Planet af Madeleine L'EngleChildren's Books (Paperback)1980
Julia Child & More Company af Julia ChildCurrent Interest (Hardcover)1980
Narcissismens kultur : en analyse af et samfund i opløsning af Christopher LaschCurrent Interest (Paperback)1980
Sophies valg af William StyronFiction (Hardcover)1980
Birdy af William WhartonFirst Novel1980
Kold marv af Tom WolfeGeneral Nonfiction (Hardcover)1980
The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946 - Present, Ninth Edition af Tim BrooksGeneral Reference Books (Paperback)1980
White House Years af Henry A. KissingerHistory (Hardcover)1980
The Green Ripper af John D. MacDonaldMystery (Hardcover)1980
Stained Glass af William F. Buckley, Jr.Mystery (Paperback)1980
A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century af Barbara W. TuchmanPaperback1980
Ashes: Poems new & old af Philip LevinePoetry1980
Tabernes evangelier af Elaine PagelsReligion/Inspiration (Hardcover)1980
A Severe Mercy af Sheldon VanaukenReligion/Inspiration (Paperback)1980
Gödel, Escher, Bach : et evigt gyldent bånd af Douglas R. HofstadterScience (Hardcover)1980
The Dancing Wu Li Masters: An Overview of the New Physics af Gary ZukavScience (Paperback)1980
Jem af Frederik PohlScience Fiction (Hardcover)1980
The Book of the Dun Cow af Walter Jr. WangerinScience Fiction (Paperback)1980
The collected critical prose and letters af Osip Mandelstam
Jane Gary Harris & Constance Link, Translation
Lavorare stanca af Cesare Pavese
William Arrowsmith, Translation
Hvor prærievognene standsede : en nybyggerfortælling af Louis L'AmourWestern1980
Been in the Storm So Long: The Aftermath of Slavery af Leon F. LitwackPaperback1979
Robert Kennedy and His Times af Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.Biography and Autobiography1979
The Great Gilly Hopkins af Katherine PatersonChildren's Literature1979
The Snow Leopard af Peter MatthiessenContemporary Thought1979
Going After Cacciato af Tim O'BrienFiction1979
Intellectual Life in the Colonial South, 1585-1763 af Richard Beale DavisHistory1979
Mirabell: Books of Number af James Ingram MerrillPoetry1979
The Complete Posthumous Poetry af César Vallejo
Clayton Eshleman & Jose Rubin Barcia, Translation
Verden ifølge Garp af John IrvingPaperback1978
Samuel Johnson af W. Jackson BateBiography and Autobiography1978
The View from the Oak: The Private Worlds of Other Creatures af Judith KohlChildren's Literature1978
Winners and Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses, and Ruins from a Long War af Gloria EmersonContemporary Thought1978
Blood Tie af Mary Lee SettleFiction1978
The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 af David McCulloughHistory1978
The Collected Poems of Howard Nemerov af Howard NemerovPoetry1978
In the deserts of this Earth af Uwe George
Howard Nemerov, Translation
Norman Thomas, the last idealist af W. A. SwanbergBiography and Autobiography1977
The Master Puppeteer af Katherine PatersonChildren's Literature1977
The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales af Bruno BettelheimContemporary Thought1977
The Spectator Bird af Wallace StegnerFiction1977
World of Our Fathers af Irving HoweHistory1977
Master Tung's Western Chamber Romance af Jieyuan Dong
Li-Li Ch'en, Translation
The Great War and Modern Memory af Paul FussellArts and Letters1976
Bert Breen's Barn af Walter D. EdmondsChildren's Literature1976
Passage to Ararat af Michael J. ArlenContemporary Affairs1976
J R af William GaddisFiction1976
The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, 1770-1823 af David Brion DavisHistory and Biography1976
Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror af John AshberyPoetry1976
Marcel Proust af Roger ShattuckArts and Letters1975
The Life of Emily Dickinson af Richard B. SewallBiography1975
M. C. Higgins, the Great af Virginia HamiltonChildren's Books1975
All God's Dangers: The Life of Nate Shaw af Theodore RosengartenContemporary Affairs1975
Dog Soldiers af Robert StoneFiction1975
The Hair of Harold Roux af Thomas WilliamsFiction1975
The Ordeal of Thomas Hutchinson af Bernard BailynHistory1975
Anarchy, State, and Utopia af Robert NozickPhilosophy and Religion1975
Presentation Piece af Marilyn HackerPoetry1975
Interpretation of Schizophrenia af Silvano ArietiThe Sciences1975
The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher af Lewis ThomasThe Sciences1975
La agonía del cristianismo af Miguel de UnamunoTranslation1975
Deeper into Movies af Pauline KaelArts and Letters1974
Malcolm Lowry: A Biography (Galaxy Book) af Douglas DayBiography1974
The Court of the Stone Children af Eleanor CameronChildren's Books1974
A Crown of Feathers af Isaac Bashevis SingerFiction1974
Macaulay, the Shaping of the Historian af John Leonard CliveHistory1974
Edmund Husserl: Philosopher of Infinite Tasks af Maurice NatansonPhilosophy and Religion1974
The Fall of America: Poems of These States 1965-1971 (City Lights Pocket Poets Series) af Allen GinsbergPoetry1974
Diving into the Wreck: Poems 1971-1972 af Adrienne RichPoetry1974
Life: The Unfinished Experiment af S. E. LuriaThe Sciences1974
The Confessions of Lady Nijo af Lady Nijo
Karen Brazell, Translation
Alternating Current af Octavio PazTranslation1974
Monsieur Teste af Paul Valéry
Jackson Matthews, Translation
Howl af Allen Ginsberg1974
Gravity's Rainbow af Thomas Pynchon1974
Diderot af Arthur McCandless WilsonArts and Letters1973
George Washington, Anguish and Farewell (1793-1799) af James Thomas FlexnerBiography1973
The Farthest Shore af Ursula K. Le GuinChildren's Books1973
Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam af Frances FitzGeraldContemporary Affairs1973
The Briar Patch af Murray KemptonContemporary Affairs1973
Chimera af John BarthFiction1973
Augustus af John WilliamsFiction1973
Judenrat : the Jewish councils in Eastern Europe under Nazi occupation af Isaiah TrunkHistory1973
A Religious History of the American People af Sydney E. AhlstromPhilosophy and Religion1973
Collected Poems 1951-1971 af A. R. AmmonsPoetry1973
The Serengeti Lion: A Study of Predator-Prey Relations (Wildlife Behavior and Ecology series) af George B. SchallerThe Sciences1973
Vergils Aeneide af Virgil
Allen Mandelbaum, Translation
The Classical Style: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven af Charles RosenArts and Letters1972
Eleanor and Franklin af Joseph P. LashBiography1972
The Slightly Irregular Fire Engine af Donald BarthelmeChildren's Books1972
Whole Earth Catalog: Access to Tools: Fall 1969 af Portola InstituteContemporary Affairs1972
Complete Stories af Flannery O'ConnorFiction1972
Ordeal of the Union, Vols. 7-8: The War For The Union, Part II af Allan NevinsHistory1972
Righteous empire; the Protestant experience in America af Martin E. MartyPhilosophy and Religion1972
Selected poems af Howard MossPoetry1972
Til minde om mine følelser af Frank O'HaraPoetry1972
The Blue Whale af George L. SmallThe Sciences1972
Gilgamesh af Gilgamesh PoetTranslation1972) (finalist
Tilfældigheden og nødvendigheden af Jacques Monod
Austryn Wainhouse, Translation
Cocteau: A Biography af Francis SteegmullerArts and Letters1971
The Marvelous Misadventures of Sebastian af Lloyd AlexanderChildren's Books1971
Mr. Sammlers planet af Saul BellowFiction1971
Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom, 1940-1945 af James MacGregor BurnsHistory and Biography1971
To see, to take; poems af Mona Van DuynPoetry1971
Science in the British Colonies of America af Raymond Phineas StearnsThe Sciences1971
Den Hellige Johanna fra slagtehallerne af Bertolt Brecht
Frank Jones, Translation
The Sound of the Mountain af Yasunari Kawabata
Edward G. Seidensticker, Translation
An Unfinished Woman: A Memoir af Lillian HellmanArts and Letters1970
A Day of Pleasure: Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw af Isaac Bashevis SingerChildren's Books1970
Them af Joyce Carol OatesFiction1970
Huey Long af T. Harry WilliamsHistory and Biography1970
Gandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence af Erik H. EriksonPhilosophy and Religion1970
The complete poems, 1927–1979 af Elizabeth BishopPoetry1970
Castle to Castle af Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Ralph Manheim, Translation
The Armies of the Night af Norman MailerArts and Letters1969
Journey from Peppermint Street af Meindert DeJongChildren's Literature1969
Steps af Jerzy KosińskiFiction1969
White over Black: American Attitudes Toward the Negro, 1550-1812 af Winthrop D. JordanHistory and Biography1969
His Toy, His Dream, His Rest: 308 Dream Songs af John BerrymanPoetry1969
Death in Life: Survivors of Hiroshima af Robert Jay LiftonThe Sciences1969
De kosmokomiske af Italo Calvino
William Weaver, Translation
Selected essays af William TroyArts and Letters1968
The Eighth Day af Thornton WilderFiction1968
Memoirs 1925-1950 af George F. KennanHistory and Biography1968
The Light Around the Body af Robert BlyPoetry1968
Death at an Early Age af Jonathan KozolScience, Philosophy, and Religion1968
Papers and Journals: A Selection af Søren Kierkegaard
Howard & Edna Hong, Translation
Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain: A Biography af Justin KaplanArts and Letters1967
The Fixer af Bernard MalamudFiction1967
The Rise of Modern Paganism af Peter GayHistory and Biography1967
Nights and Days af James MerrillPoetry1967
La Vida; A Puerto Rican Family in the Culture of Poverty—San Juan and New York af Oscar LewisScience, Philosophy, and Religion1967
The Story of My Life af Giacomo Girolamo Casanova
Willard Trask,
Hopscotch af Julio Cortázar
Gregory Rabassa, Translation
Paris Journal, 1944-1965 af Janet FlannerArts and Letters1966
The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter af Katherine Anne PorterFiction1966
Kennedys tusinde dage i Det hvide Hus / (Overs. efter A thousand days) af Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.History and Biography1966
Buckdancer's Choice: Poems af James DickeyPoetry1966
The Oysters of Locmariaquer af Eleanor ClarkArts and Letters1965
Herzog af Saul BellowFiction1965
The Life of Lenin af Louis FischerHistory and Biography1965
The Far Field: The Last Poems of a Major American Poet af Theodore RoethkePoetry1965
God and Golem, Inc.: A Comment on Certain Points where Cybernetics Impinges on Religion af Norbert WienerScience, Philosophy, and Religion1965
John Keats: The Making of a Poet af Aileen WardArts and Letters1964
The Centaur af John UpdikeFiction1964
The Rise of the West: A History of the Human Community af William H. McNeillHistory and Biography1964
Selected Poems af John Crowe RansomPoetry1964
Man-Made America af Christopher TunnardScience, Philosophy, and Religion1964
Morte d'Urban af J. F. PowersFiction1963
Henry James: The Conquest of London, 1870-81 af Leon EdelNonfiction1963
Henry James: The Middle Years, 1881-95 af Leon EdelNonfiction1963
Traveling Through The Dark af William StaffordPoetry1963
The Moviegoer af Walker PercyFiction1962
The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects af Lewis MumfordNonfiction1962
Poems af Alan DuganPoetry1962
The Waters of Kronos af Conrad RichterFiction1961
The Woman at the Washington Zoo: Poems and Translations af Randall JarrellPoetry1961
Jødernes omvendelse og andre noveller af Philip RothFiction1960
James Joyce af Richard EllmannNonfiction1960
Life Studies af Robert LowellPoetry1960
The Magic Barrel: Stories af Bernard MalamudFiction1959
Mistress to an age : a life of Madame de Staël af J. Christopher HeroldNonfiction1959
Words for the Wind: The Collected Verse of Theodore Roethke af Theodore RoethkePoetry1959
The Wapshot Chronicle af John CheeverFiction1958
The Wapshot Scandal af John CheeverFiction1958
The Lion and the Throne: The Life and Times of Sir Edward Coke af Catherine Drinker BowenNonfiction1958
The Field of Vision af Wright MorrisFiction1957
Russia Leaves the War: Soviet-American Relations, 1917-1920, Vol 1 af George F. KennanNonfiction1957
Things of This World: Poems af Richard WilburPoetry1957
Ten North Frederick / Profiles in Courage / Second Ending / Me Papoose Sitter af John O'HaraFiction1956
American in Italy af Herbert KublyNonfiction1956
The Shield of Achilles af W. H. AudenPoetry1956
A Fable af William FaulknerFiction1955
The measure of man: on freedom, human values, survival, and the modern temper af Joseph Wood KrutchNonfiction1955
The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens af Wallace StevensPoetry1955
En ung amerikaners eventyr af Saul BellowFiction1954
A Stillness at Appomattox af Bruce CattonNonfiction1954
Collected poems af Conrad AikenPoetry1954
Usynlig mand af Ralph EllisonFiction1953
The Course of Empire af Bernard DeVotoNonfiction1953
The Collected Poems of Archibald MacLeish af Archibald MacLeishPoetry1953
Herfra til evigheden af James JonesFiction1952
Havet omkring os af Rachel CarsonNonfiction1952
Collected Poems af Marianne MoorePoetry1952
Collected Stories of William Faulkner af William FaulknerFiction1951
Herman Melville af Newton ArvinNonfiction1951
The Auroras of Autumn af Wallace StevensPoetry1951
The Man with the Golden Arm af Nelson AlgrenFiction1950
The life of Ralph Waldo Emerson af Ralph L. RuskNonfiction1950
William Carlos Williams: Selected Poems af William Carlos WilliamsPoetry1950
Gone with the WindFiction1936
Borte med blæsten af Margaret MitchellMost Distinguished Novel1936
The Circus of Dr. Lao af Charles G. FinneyMost Original Book1935


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