Tuesday, November 28, 2006

National Book Foundation 2006 Awards

These are the National Book Foundation 57th National Book Awards for the year 2006. : )


Young People's Literature

M.T. Anderson
The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume One: The Pox Party (Candlewick Press)


Poetry
Nathaniel Mackey
Splay Anthem (New Directions)


Nonfiction
Timothy Egan
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl (Houghton Mifflin)


Fiction
Richard Powers
The Echo Maker (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
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