E.L. Doctorow

Finalist, 2005 National Book Awards
Finalist, 1989 National Book Awards
Winner, 1986 National Book Awards
Finalist, 1982 National Book Awards
Finalist, 1972 National Book Awards

E. L. Doctorow’s works of fiction include Welcome to Hard Times, The Book of Daniel, Ragtime, Loon Lake, World’s Fair, Billy Bathgate, The Waterworks, City of God, The March, Homer & Langley, and Andrew’s Brain. Among his honors are the National Book Award, three National Book Critics Circle awards, two PEN/Faulkner awards, and the presidentially conferred National Humanities Medal.
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The March

The March by E.L. Doctorow book cover, 2005
ISBN 9780812976151 Random House

A powerful exploration of Sherman’s “March to the Sea” during the American Civil War, told through the lives and sensibilities of the men and women who took part. More about this book >

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Billy Bathgate

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ISBN 9780394525297 Random House

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World's Fair

cover of World's Fair by E L Doctorow
ISBN 9780394525280 Random House
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Loon Lake

ISBN 9780394506913 Random House
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The Book of Daniel

Original cover for Book of Daniel by E.L. Doctorow
ISBN 9780394462714 Random House
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E.L. Doctorow

E. L. Doctorow’s works of fiction include Welcome to Hard Times, The Book of Daniel, Ragtime, Loon Lake, World’s Fair, Billy Bathgate, The Waterworks, City of God, The March, Homer & Langley, and Andrew’s Brain. Among his honors are the National Book Award, three National Book Critics Circle awards, two PEN/Faulkner awards, and the presidentially conferred National Humanities Medal. In 2009 he was shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize, honoring a writer’s lifetime achievement in fiction, and in 2012 he won the PEN/ Saul Bellow Award for Achievement in American Fiction, given to an author whose “scale of achievement over a sustained career places him in the highest rank of American literature.” In 2013 the American Academy of Arts and Letters awarded him the Gold Medal for Fiction. In 2014 he was honored with the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction.

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