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Our 2008 National Book Critics Circle Finalists

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Eight Random House, Inc. titles have been selected as finalists by the members of the National Book Critics Circle for their 2008 annual awards:

Nonfiction
The Forever War by Dexter Filkins (Knopf)
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the Civil War by Drew Gilpin Faust (Knopf)
The Dark Side by Jane Mayer (Doubleday)

Fiction
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout (Random House)

Biography
The World Is What It Is: The Authorized Biography of V.S. Naipaul by Patrick. French (Knopf)
White Heat: The Friendship of Emily Dickinson & Thomas Wentworth Higginson by Brenda Wineapple (Knopf)

Autobiography
The Eaves Of Heaven by Andrew X. Pham (Harmony Books)

Criticism
Maimonides: The Life and World of One of Civilization's Greatest Minds by Joel L. Kraemer (Doubleday)

Every year the NBCC presents awards for the finest books and reviews published in English. Click here for a list of current and past winners and finalists.

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