>Cranky; The New Yorker; Hudson Prize

>It’s Friday morning and my computer is misbehaving, which is making me cranky. Also, The New Yorker is beginning to…

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>Peace Corps Writers – Nominees for best RPCV books of 2009

> Each year, Peace Corps Writers, now part of Peace Corps Worldwide, recognizes the best books published by former Peace…

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>In an Uncharted Country wins Gold!

> I didn’t think the results were going to be announced until the ceremony later this month, but I guess…

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>Independent Publisher Book Awards

>I’m a finalist. Each year, Independent Publisher, the voice of the independent publishing industry, bestows Independent Publishing Awards, known as…

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>NBCC Award Finalists

>The National Book Critics Circle this weekend announced the finalists for the 2010 NBCC Awards: Autobiography:Diana Athill, Somewhere Towards the…

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>National Book Awards

>The National Book Awards were announced tonight at a banquet in New York. In Fiction, the winner was Colum McCann…

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>National Book Award Finalists

>Congratulations to the finalists for the National Book Award: FictionBonnie Jo Campbell, American Salvage (Wayne State University Press)Colum McCann, Let…

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>Man Booker Prize Long List

>The long list of 13 has been announced for the 2009 Man Booker Prize: Byatt, AS: The Children’s Book Random…

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>E.C. Osondu Wins Caine Prize

>E.C. Osondu has won the Caine Prize (the “African Booker”) for his story “Waiting,” which appeared in Guernica. See the…

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