Details Coming Soon – Ceremony information for the 2022 National Book Awards


Save the Date!

November 16, 2022
Celebrating the Best Literature in America
55 Wall Street, New York City
Virtual Livestream will be available

Additional important dates:

September 7: Literarian Award recipient announced

September 9: Distinguished Contribution to American Letters recipient announced

September 14: Young People’s Literature Longlist &
Translated Literature Longlist announced

September 15: Poetry Longlist &
Nonfiction Longlist announced

September 16: Fiction Longlist announced

October 4: Finalists Announced

November 15: Teen Press Conference &
Finalist Reading