2015

winners

Discover winners by category:

WINNER

Between the World and Me

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Spiegel & Grau/Penguin Random House More about this book >

FINALISTS

Hold Still

Sally Mann

Little, Brown/Hachette Book Group More about this book >

The Soul of an Octopus

Sy Montgomery

Atria/Simon & Schuster More about this book >

If the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Quran

Carla Power

Henry Holt and Company More about this book >

Ordinary Light

Tracy K. Smith

Alfred A. Knopf More about this book >

LONGLIST

Rain

Cynthia Barnett

Crown Publishing Group/Penguin Random House More about this book >

Mourning Lincoln

Martha Hodes

Yale University Press More about this book >

Paradise of the Pacific: Approaching Hawaii

Susanna Moore

Farrar, Straus and Giroux More about this book >

Love and Other Ways of Dying: Essays

Michael Paterniti

The Dial Press/Penguin Random House More about this book >

Travels in Vermeer: A Memoir

Michael White

Persea Books More about this book >

Judges
Diane Ackerman
Diane Ackerman
Chair
Patricia Hill Collins
Patricia Hill Collins
John D'Agata
John D'Agata
Paul Holdengräber
Paul Holdengräber
Adrienne Mayor
Adrienne Mayor
Media

2015 NBA Fiction Award Winner: Adam Johnson Image
2015 NBA Fiction Award Winner: Adam Johnson (Full Speech)

2015 NBA Non-Fiction Award Winner: Ta-Nehisi Coates Image
2015 NBA Non-Fiction Award Winner: Ta-Nehisi Coates (Full Speech)

2015 NBA Poetry Award Winner: Robin Coste Lewis Intro Image
2015 NBA Poetry Award Winner: Robin Coste Lewis (Full Speech)

2015 NBA Young People's Literature Award Winner: Neal Shusterman Image
2015 NBA Young People's Literature Award Winner: Neal Shusterman (Full Speech)

National Book Awards Ceremony, 2015
2015 National Book Awards Ceremony Wednesday, November 18, 2015, Cipriani Wall Street, New York, NY

2015 National Book Awards - Harold Augenbraum honored
2015 National Book Awards - Harold Augenbraum Honored

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