National Book Award Winners

National Book Awards

Over a half-century since its inception, the National Book Awards continues to recognize the best of American literature, raising the cultural appreciation of great writing in the country while advancing the careers of both established and emerging writers like Richard Powers, Jonathan Franzen, and Lily Tuck.

The 2016 National Book Award Winners are listed below.

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The Underground Railroad (National Book Award Winner) (Oprah's Book Club) Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385542364
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Published: Doubleday Books - August 2nd, 2016

2016 National Book Award Winner for Fiction


Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Cover Image
$32.99
ISBN: 9781568584638
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Published: Nation Books - April 12th, 2016

2016 National Book Award Winner for Non-Fiction


The Performance of Becoming Human Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781936767465
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Brooklyn Arts Press LLC - April 1st, 2016

2016 National Book Award Winner for Poetry


March: Book Three Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781603094023
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 2nd, 2016

2016 National Book Award Winner for Young People's Literature