Posted on 12/28/2020 at 02:06 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
What a year for debut novelists!
The award, which honors outstanding African American fiction writers, brings with it $15,000.
Everywhere You Don’t Belong is a coming-of-age story set in Chicago’s South Side during the 1990s.
It follows in the footsteps of one of its author’s favorite writers: Bryan Washington previously received the award for Memorial (itself a debut novel).
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