Book Awards

Missouri Author Award

Below are the books which were awarded the 2019 Missouri Author Award.

Fiction
coverProvenance,
by Ann Leckie
Nonfiction
coverThe Best Land under Heaven,
by Michael Wallis

Booker Prize

The 2019 Booker Prize was, unusually, awarded to two winners :

coverThe Testaments,
by Margaret Atwood
coverGirl, Woman, Other,
by Bernardine Evaristo
The winner of the 2019 International Booker Prize is:

coverCelestial Bodies,
by Jokha Alharthi
translated by Marilyn Booth

Nobel Prize

The (belated) 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Olga Tokarczuk. Below are some of her books which we own.

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Peter Handke. Below are some of his books which we own.

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