Adam johnson, neal shusterman, robin coste lewis and tanehisi coates at the 66th national book award ceremony on november 18, 2015. At the final national book awards ceremony every november, the national book foundation presents the national book awards and two lifetime achievement awards to authors the national book awards were established in 1936 by the american booksellers association, abandoned during world war ii, and reestablished by three book. See below for titles, authors, and links to the books in the library catalog. The 2015 national book award nominees, for nonfiction the. The twoway lauren groff, terrance hayes, sally mann and tanehisi coates are among the 20 writers still. The 2016 national book awards finalists the new yorker. The awards have had several previous names, owners and sponsors since being launched in 1990, including the national book awards from 2010 to 2014. Phil klay, whose short story collection, redeployment, won the national book award in november, will receive the john leonard prize for the best debut book. All fiction winners national book awards, national book.
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