The 2015 National Book Award Fiction Longlist was unveiled this morning, with four Penguin Random House titles recognized as semi-finalists:
Earlier this week, these Penguin Random House books were selected for their respective National Book Award Longlists.
- RAIN: A Natural and Cultural History by Cynthia Barnett (Crown)
- Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (Spiegel & Grau; Penguin Random House Audio, narrated by the author)
- Love and Other Ways of Dying by Michael Paterniti (The Dial Press)
- Ordinary Light: A Memoir by Tracy K. Smith (Alfred A. Knopf)
- Scattered at Sea by Amy Gerstler (Penguin Books)
- How to be Drawn by Terrance Hayes (Penguin Books)
- The Beauty by Jane Hirshfield (Alfred A. Knopf)
- Voyage of the Sable Venus by Robin Coste Lewis (Alfred A. Knopf)
- Elegy for a Broken Machine by Patrick Phillips (Alfred A. Knopf)
Head to nationalbook.org to browse all the finalists.