Congratulations to the ten Penguin Random House National Book Award Finalists!
Fiction: Jhumpa Lahiri, The Lowland; James McBride, The Good Lord Bird; Thomas Pynchon, Bleeding Edge; George Saunders, Tenth of December
Nonfiction: Jill Lepore, Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin; Lawrence Wright, Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood & the Prison of Belief
Poetry: Lucie Brock-Broido, Stay, Illusion; Adrian Matejka, The Big Smoke
Young People’s Literature: Tom McNeal, Far Far Away; Meg Rosoff, Picture Me Gone
Read more on the National Book Awards here.