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Here Are the National Book Award Winners!

Jonny Diamond

November 20, 2019, 9:41pm

The 2019 National Book Awards—aka the Oscars for books—have officially been awarded!

This year’s winners are as follows:

Young People’s Literature:
Martin W. Sandler for 1919, The Year That Changed America.
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Poetry:
Arthur Sze for Sight Lines.
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Translation:
Laszlo Krasznahorkai and Ottile Muzlet for Baron Wenckheim’s Homecoming.
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Nonfiction:
Sarah M. Broom for The Yellow House.
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Fiction:
Susan Choi for Trust Exercise.

Congratulations to all, and to all a good afterparty!

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