2018 & 2019 Nobel Prizes in Literature

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Olga Tokarczuk & Peter Handke

The Swedish Academy has awarded the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prizes in Literature to Olga Tokarczuk, a Polish author, and Peter Handke, an Austrian author.

A Sorrow beyond Dreams: A Life Story
Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead
The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick
House of Day, House of Night
Slow Homecoming

2019 National Book Awards Finalists

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Trust Exercise
Sabrina & Corina
Black Leopard, Red Wolf
The Other Americans
Disappearing Earth
The Yellow House
Thick: And Other Essays
What You Have Heard Is True: A Memoir of Witness and Resistance
The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present
The Tradition
I: New and Selected Poems
Deaf Republic
Be Recorder
Sight Lines

2019 Booker Prize Shortlist

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The Testaments (Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition)
10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World
Ducks, Newburyport
An Orchestra of Minorities
Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel Pre-Order Now

Pulitzer Prize

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2019 Winners

The Pulitzer Prize presents awards in the categories of Fiction, Drama, History, Biography, Poetry, General Nonfiction, and Music. This year's Pulitzer Prize in Fiction went to Richard Powers for his novel The Overstory.

The Overstory
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
Amity and Prosperity: One Family and the Fracturing of America
Be With
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke

B&N Discover Great New Writers

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2018 Winners

Congratulations to the 2018 B&N Discover Awards winners: Paul Howarth for Only Killers and Thieves and Kiese Laymon for Heavy.

Heavy: An American Memoir (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)
Only Killers and Thieves (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)