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Oct 7, 2016 News

This week, the National Book Foundation announced its Shortlists for the 2016 National Book Award: five titles in each of four categories. 

Our Finalists:

FICTION:

 

The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

NONFICTION:

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Blood in the Water by Heather Ann Thompson

YOUNG PEOPLE’S LITERATURE:

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The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

The winners will be announced at the annual National Book Awards dinner on Wednesday, November 16 during which the Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters will be bestowed upon Robert A. Caro, the singular, #1 bestselling, Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award-winning author of The Power Broker and The Years of Lyndon Johnson biographies.  The award is given annually to an author who has enriched our literary heritage over a lifetime of achievement.

Our congratulations to Mr. Caro, his Knopf and Vintage publishing teams, and to Nicola Yoon, Heather Ann Thompson, Karan Mahajan, Colson Whitehead, and to their editors and publishers.

Oct 14, 2015 News

The 2015 finalists for the National Book Awards have been revealed! Check out the write-up from NPR for more information about the books and the full list of finalists.

Browse below to see all the Penguin Random House books in the running. Looking for something new to read? Problem solved.

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