10.10.2012 [Businessweek] - Junot Diaz, who was recently awarded a “genius” grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, is nominated for his second book of short stories, “This Is How You Lose Her” (Riverhead). The other fiction nominees are LouiseErdrich for
11.10.2012 Junot Diaz, Dave Eggers, and LouiseErdrich led the list of fiction finalists for the National Book Awards this year. Follow the links below to read free samples of the finalists in every category–who is your favorite? The finalists ...
11.10.2012 [Contactmusic.com] - This year's nominations for fiction are: Dave Eggers (A Hologram for the King), Junot Diaz (This is, How You Lose Her), LouiseErdrich (The Round House), Kevin Powers (The Yellow Bird), and Ben Fountain (Billy Lynn's Long Half-Time Walk). The non
10.10.2012 [Hollywood Reporter] - The other fiction finalists were LouiseErdrich for The Round House, Ben Fountain for Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, and Kevin Powers for The Yellow Birds. Showing the impact of a more than a decade of war on American life, two of the fiction
10.10.2012 [Minnesota Public Radio] - In the category of Fiction, LouiseErdrich is nominated for her book The Round House, which was just published this month. Erdrich's latest work was selected along with works by Junot Díaz, Dave Eggers, Ben Fountain and Kevin Powers. About The Round
11.10.2012 [Fort Wayne Journal Gazette] - Other nominees announced Wednesday were novelists Dave Eggers and LouiseErdrich and nonfiction writers Anne Applebaum and Katherine Boo. Twenty authors, five each in four competitive categories, were picked. The winners will be announced Nov.
11.10.2012 [Los Angeles Times] - The fiction category includes other familiar names — Dave Eggers' for "A Hologram for the King" and LouiseErdrich for "The Round House." Two of the fiction finalists — "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk" by Ben Fountain, and Kevin Powers' "The Yellow
11.10.2012 [Columbus Dispatch] - The other fiction finalists: A Hologram for the K ing, about an American businessman in Saudi Arabia, by Dave Eggers; The Round House by LouiseErdrich; and This Is How You Lose Her, with short stories by Junot Diaz. The five nonfiction finalists are
11.10.2012 [Detroit Free Press] - Other nominees included the novelists Dave Eggers and LouiseErdrich and nonfiction writers Anne Applebaum and Katherine Boo. (In 2002, Eggers cofounded 826 Valencia, a nonprofit writing and tutoring center for kids in San Francisco. It has spawned
10.10.2012 [Houston Chronicle (blog)] - LouiseErdrich, “The Round House” Ben Fountain, “Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk” Kevin Powers, “The Yellow Birds”. NON-FICTION. Anne Applebaum, “Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945-1956″ Katherine Boo, “Behind the Beautiful
07.10.2012 [Kansas.com] - LouiseErdrich has created an oeuvre that is unique in American fiction. She combines excellent prose with captivating storytelling while unveiling a community much neglected, that of Native Americans. While other good writers address this diverse
10.10.2012 [Vulture] - This morning, the National Book Award finalists were announced on Morning Joe. (Nice scooping, Jo-Scarbs.) For fiction we have: Junot Díaz, This Is How You Lose Her; Dave Eggers, A Hologram for the King; LouiseErdrich, The Round House; Ben Fountain
10.10.2012 [Miami New Times (blog)] - Other finalists in the fiction category include Dave Eggers, A Hologram for the King; LouiseErdrich, The Round House; Ben Fountain, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk; and Kevin Powers, The Yellow Birds. No, Díaz hasn't won the prize -- not yet, anyway.
10.10.2012 [WKZO] - LouiseErdrich for "The Round House," Ben Fountain for "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk," and Kevin Powers for "The Yellow Birds" were the other fiction finalists. Nonfiction nominees also included Anne Applebaum for "Iron Curtain: The Crushing of
10.10.2012 [WHTC] - LouiseErdrich for "The Round House," Ben Fountain for "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk," and Kevin Powers for "The Yellow Birds" were the other fiction finalists. Nonfiction nominees also included Anne Applebaum for "Iron Curtain: The Crushing of
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11.10.2012 LouiseErdrich, The Round House. Ben Fountain, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk. Kevin Powers, The Yellow Birds. Nonfiction. Anne Applebaum, Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945-1956. Katherine Boo ...
20.08.2012 Chickadee by LouiseErdrich Genre: Children's Fiction Pages: 208 Hardback/Paperback Date Published: August 21st, 2012. Publisher: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Children's. Twin brothers Chickadee and Makoons ...