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Friday, September 19, 2014
The 2014 National Book Award for Fiction Longlist!
Put your copy on reserve now!
The shortlist will be announced on October 15th.
National Book Award Winner will be announced on November 19th.
Rabih Alameddine, An Unnecessary Woman
Molly Antopol, The UnAmericans
John Darnielle, Wolf in White Van
Anthony Doerr, All the Light We Cannot See
Phil Klay, Redeployment
Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven
Elizabeth McCracken, Thunderstruck & Other Stories
Richard Powers, Orfeo
Marilynne Robinson, Lila
Jane Smiley, Some Luck
Orfeo also made the longlist for the Man Booker prize but couldn't crack the shortlist, which is the literary version of "Always a bridesmaid, never a bride."