Here are the National Book Award winners for 2012:
Fiction: Louise Erdrich, The Round House
Non-fiction: Katherine Boo, Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Poetry: David Ferry, Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations
Young People’s Literature: William Alexander, Goblin Secrets (did I call it or what?)
Congratulations to the winners. Read more here.
Andrea won our flash contest yesterday, and will receive a copy of Louise Erdrich’s The Round House. Erdrich is an amazing author, so I’m sure Andrea will love it. Yay!