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.
Arthur Sze for Sight Lines.
Laszlo Krasznahorkai and Ottile Muzlet for Baron Wenckheim’s Homecoming.
Sarah M. Broom for The Yellow House.
Susan Choi for Trust Exercise.
Congratulations to all, and to all a good afterparty!