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East Greenwich High School Library: National Book Award

National Book Award

The National Book Awards were established in 1950 to celebrate the best writing in America. Since 1989, they have been overseen by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to celebrate the best literature in America, expand its audience, and ensure that books have a prominent place in American culture. The Awards currently honors the best Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Translated Literature, and Young People’s Literature published each year

*Book titles listed in the Adult Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Translated Literature categories can be considered challenge books.

https://www.nationalbook.org/national-book-awards/how-works/

National Book Award - Adult Fiction Category 2019. Winner and Finalists

National Book Award - Nonfiction Category 2019. Winner and Finalists

National Book Award - Translated Literature Category 2019

National Book Award - Poetry Category 2019. Winner and Finalists

National Book Award - Young People's Literature Category 2019. Winner and Finalists