2014 National Book Award Finalists
The 2014 National Book Award WEEK - November 17 - 23
Congratulations to the 2014
5 Under 35 Honorees!
The NBF is proud to announce the distinguished young writers who've been named our new 5 Under 35 Honorees. Each of them was selected by a National Book Award Winner or Finalist, and they'll be celebrated at a ceremony on November 17, hosted by Questlove.
The NBF at TXBF
The amazing Texas Book Festival is this weekend. And if you’re heading to Austin—or perhaps you’re already there—don’t miss these events featuring our fabulous National Book Foundation authors!
SATURDAY, OCT. 25
11:30 – 12:30 - Bret Anthony Johnston at The Fiction of Unfamiliar Faces
11:30 – 12:30 - Tiphanie Yanique at Constructing Racial Identity
12:00 - 1:00 - Jacqueline Woodson at #WeNeedDiverseBooks
12:15 - 1:15 - Rene Steinke at Homegrown
12:30 – 1:30 - Lawrence Wright at Central Presbyterian Church, History
12:30 – 1:30 - Colson Whitehead at Ante Up
12:45 – 1:45 - Molly Antopol at Stories for a New World
12:45 – 1:45 - Elizabeth McCracken at Mutual Appreciation Society
1:00 – 2:00 - Kathi Appelt presents Mogie: The Heart of the House