Posted on November 22, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations (belatedly) to Katherine Rundell, who has won the 2022 Baillie Gifford Prize for Nonfiction! Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John...

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Posted on November 18, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Voting for the fourteenth annual Goodreads Choice Awards has kicked off. In the opening round, twenty books in each of...

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Tagged As: Awards, Book lists

Posted on November 17, 2022 at 7:23 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to the 2022 winners of the National Book Award! In addition to honoring these books and their authors (and...

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Posted on November 16, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The National Book Awards will be handed out tonight (7 p.m. Central, available online if you'd like to stream them!)....

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Tagged As: Awards, Libraries, Nonfiction, NPR

Posted on November 16, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There's a lot more literature at this year's Grammy Awards than in years past. The category formerly known as best...

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Posted on November 11, 2022 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A book that took ten years to complete has become a prize winner — and one for the record books....

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Tagged As: Awards, The Guardian

Posted on November 3, 2022 at 2:21 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Brigitte Giraud, an author whose works often center on loss, has won the 2022 Prix Goncourt. The New York Times...

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Posted on October 28, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to the 2022 Kirkus Prize winners, who were announced last night (and feted at a hybrid ceremony)! The authors...

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Posted on October 27, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Voting fraud has been uncovered ... in a Dutch literary prize. Dutch News reports that the NS Publieksprijs, which is...

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Posted on October 25, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to the first-ever winner of the Ursula K. Le Guin Prize for Fiction: Khadija Abdalla Bajaber. Her debut novel,...

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