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It’s time for our annual Season’s Readings campaign!

It’s time for our annual Season’s Readings campaign!

In 2019, we can reach even more readers throughout the country, enriching lives through the unique power of literature. And we look to our incredible

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Natasha Lyonne to Host 2018 5 Under 35 Celebration

Natasha Lyonne to Host 2018 5 Under 35 Celebration

The National Book Foundation announced that Nick Offerman, acclaimed actor and bestselling author, will host the 69th National Book Awards on November

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Nick Offerman to Host 2018 National Book Awards Ceremony

Nick Offerman to Host 2018 National Book Awards Ceremony

The National Book Foundation announced that Nick Offerman, acclaimed actor and bestselling author, will host the 69th National Book Awards on November

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The 2018 National Book Awards Finalists Announced

The 2018 National Book Awards Finalists Announced

The twenty-five Finalists for the 2018 National Book Awards for Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Translated Literature, and Young People’s Literature (Y

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NBF to Present Lifetime Achievement Award to Acclaimed Author Isabel Allende

NBF to Present Lifetime Achievement Award to Acclaimed Author Isabel Allende

One of literature’s most prestigious honors, the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters recognizes individuals who have made an ex

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NBF to Present Lifetime Achievement Award to Doron Weber

NBF to Present Lifetime Achievement Award to Doron Weber

The V.P. and Program Director at the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to be honored at the 2018 National Book Awards for his expansive work connecting liter

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Announcing the Fall Season of NBF Presents!

Announcing the Fall Season of NBF Presents!

The National Book Foundation today announced its fall NBF Presents lineup of over a dozen events to come between September and the end of the year, dr

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NBF Announces Inaugural Literature for Justice Program Titles

NBF Announces Inaugural Literature for Justice Program Titles

The National Book Foundation’s Literature for Justice program (LFJ) includes five contemporary titles that shed light on mass incarceration in t

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Save the Date: The Sixty-Ninth National Book Awards

Save the Date: The Sixty-Ninth National Book Awards

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

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