Here is the Longlist for the 2018 National Book Award in Fiction
On this, the Nicest Year of the Awards
The National Book Foundation has announced the ten books contending for this year’s National Book Award in Fiction. The longlisted titles were chosen from a total of 368 books submitted to the foundation by publishers, and will be judged by a panel comprised of Chris Bachelder, Laila Lalami (Chair), Min Jin Lee, Laurie Muchnick, and Chinelo Okparanta. All of the National Book Award Finalists will be announced on October 10, and the winners will be announced on Wednesday, November 14th at the 2018 National Book Awards Ceremony and Benefit Dinner in New York City.
The full longlist:
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