National Book Awards
The National Book Award is awarded by the Association of American Publishers. The following is a list of the winners for Fiction and Nonfiction; other categories include Poetry, Young People's Literature and the medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. Awards are announced in November of each year.
(Nonfiction, 2014) This book delves into the complex transformation of modern China as seen through the lives of those citizens affected by its changing environment.
(Nonfiction, 2021) "Ashley's Sack" is embroidered with a handful of words that evoke a sweeping story of love passed down through generations.
(Nonfiction, 1996) This memoirs looks at a father and son who try to navigate their lives as they conflict with each others.
(Nonfiction, 2020) An epic biography of Malcolm X, drawing on hundreds of hours of the author's interviews, rewriting much of the known narrative.
(Fiction, 2021) A Black author sets out on a cross-country publicity tour to promote his bestselling novel.