2018 National Book Awards Longlists

Fiction Longlist



FICTION JUDGES

Chris Bachelder, Laila Lalami (Chair), Min Jin Lee, Laurie Muchnick, Chinelo Okparanta 

Nonfiction Longlist



NONFICTION JUDGES

Rachel Cass, John Freeman, Annette Gordon-Reed (Chair), Sarah Manguso, Andrés Reséndez


Poetry Longlist


Poetry JUDGES

Mary Jo Bang (Chair), Ken Chen, Elise Paschen, Danez Smith, Stephen Sparks

Translated Literature Longlist




TRANSLATED LITERATURE JUDGES
Harold Augenbraum (Chair), Karen Maeda Allman, Sinan Antoon, Susan Bernofsky, Álvaro Enrigue 

Young People’s Literature LONGLIST


 

YOUNG PEOPLE’S LITERATURE JUDGES

Robin Benway (Chair), Lamar Giles, Grace Worcester Greene, Valerie Koehler, Mitali Perkins

 

 

Save the Date: The Sixty-Ninth National Book Awards

Mark your calendars, because Awards season is upon us!

The Sixty-Ninth National Book Awards Ceremony and Benefit Dinner will be held at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on Wednesday, November 14, and will also be live-streamed online in its entirety.