Posted on 11/08/2021 at 01:11 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The 2022 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence shortlist has been revealed.
From forty-five novels and nonfiction books, we now have the contenders for the main prize, to be announced January 23.
The $5,000 prize honors the best in its category published in the prior year.
The Five Wounds, by Kirstin Valdez Quade
Matrix, by Lauren Groff
The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu, by Tom Lin
Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619–2019, by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain
A Little Devil In America: In Praise of Black Performance, by Hanif Abdurraqib
Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness, by Kristen Radtke
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