National Book Awards

The Pulitzer Prize-winning poet died from lymphoma.
Congratulations to all these extremely good writers.
It's been a tough year — but a great one for books.
Congratulations to Masha Gessen, Jesmyn Ward, Frank Bidart and Robyn Benway!
The shortlists in Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry and Young People's Literature are mixed between fresh faces and established heavy hitters.
If you haven’t yet checked out these five debuts, consider this an invitation.
This is a politically timely array of histories, investigations, and polemics you won't want to miss.
Many of these poets use their work to explore identities and unpack the traumas suffered by marginalized groups.
These brilliant new titles feature a panoply of diverse characters and stories.