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
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
10.10.2012 [TIME] - LouiseErdrich is now a three-time National Book Award finalist, on the fiction list for The Round House. Dave Eggers, a past recipient of the National Book Foundation's Literarian Award, is a finalist for fiction for A Hologram for the King. Ben
10.10.2012 [Boston.com] - The other National Book Awards finalists in fiction are: Dave Eggers, A Hologram for the King, LouiseErdrich, The Round House, Ben Fountain, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, Kevin Powers, The Yellow Birds. In non-fiction, the finalists are: Anne
10.10.2012 [Examiner.com] - Junot Díaz, This Is How You Lose Her (Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group USA, Inc.) Dave Eggers, A Hologram for the King (McSweeney's Books); LouiseErdrich, The Round House (Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers); Ben Fountain
11.10.2012 [MinnPost.com] - LouiseErdrich was only one of three Minnesota authors nominated for the National Book Awards. Marianne Combs at MPR writes: “Erdrich is nominated for her book The Round House, which was just published this month. Erdrich's latest work was selected
11.10.2012 [Salon] - ... a small-press title (Dave Eggers' “A Hologram for the King”), an overlooked midlist book (Ben Fountain's “Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk”), even the 14th novel by an established writer, LouiseErdrich's “The Round House” — precisely the sort of
12.10.2012 We keep on telling you how terrific 2012 is shaping up for Junot Diaz and the accolades keep coming. Today, he and fellow Anisfield-Wolf award winner LouiseErdrich were named as 2012 National Book Awards finalists.