Thursday, 18 November 2010

National Book Awards

Beginning in 1950, the National Book Awards have recognised great creatives for sixty years. It 'continues to recognise the best of American literature, raising the cultural appreciation of great writing in the country while advancing the careers of both established and emerging writers'. From the 1,115 books submitted, the winners have been announced. For futher information and for interviews with all the winners and those shortlisted, go to the National Book Awards website.


Lord of Misrule by Jaimy Gordon


Just Kids by Patti Smith


Lighthead by Terrance Hayes

Young People's Literature

Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine 

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