Book Awards

Booker Prize

The winner of the 2019 International Booker Prize is:

coverCelestial Bodies,
by Jokha Alharthi
translated by Marilyn Booth
The winner of the 2018 Booker Prize is:

coverMilkman,
by Anna Burns

Pulitzer Prize

Below are the books which were awarded 2019 Pulitzer Prizes.

Fiction
coverThe Overstory,
by Richard Powers
Drama
coverFairview,
by Jackie Sibblies Drury
History
coverFrederick Douglass : Prophet of Freedom,
by David W. Blight
Biography
coverThe New Negro : The Life of Alain Locke,
by Jeffrey C. Stewart
Poetry
coverBe With,
by Forrest Gander

National Book Awards

Below are the winners of the 2018 National Book Awards.

Fiction
coverThe Friend,
by Sigrid Nunez
Nonfiction
coverThe New Negro : The Life of Alain Locke,
by Jeffrey C. Stewart
Poetry
coverIndecency,
by Justin Phillip Reed
Translated Literature
coverThe Emissary,
by Yoko Tawada
translated by Margaret Mitsutani
Young People’s Literature
coverThe Poet X,
by Elizabeth Acevedo

Missouri Author Award

Below are the books which were awarded the 2018 Missouri Author Award.

Nobel Prize

The 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Kazuo Ishiguro. Below are some of his books which we own.