A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

A GUIDE TO BEING BORN by Ramona Ausubel

April 12, 2013

Ramona Ausubel’s was long listed for the 2013 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. Riverhead will publish the book May 2, 2013.

THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

THE MINIATURE WIFE AND OTHER STORIES by Manuel Gonzales

April 12, 2013

Manuel Gonzales was long listed for the 2013 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. Riverhead published the book January 10, 2013.

RODIN’S DEBUTANTE by Ward Just

RODIN’S DEBUTANTE by Ward Just

March 15, 2013

Ward Just was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters this year, one of only three new members. His latest novel RODIN’s DEBUTANTE was published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on March 1, 2011.

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

March 1, 2013

Robert Caro won the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography for his book THE PASSAGE OF POWER: THE YEARS OF LYNDON JOHNSON. This marks the third time he has received the award. Knopf published THE PASSAGE OF POWER on May 1, 2012.

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

March 1, 2013

Robert Caro has won the New York Historical Society’s American History Book Prize for LYNDON B JOHNSON: THE PASSAGE OF POWER, the fourth volume in his biography of the former president. Knopf published THE PASSAGE OF POWER on May 1, 2012.

THE AUDIES 2013

March 1, 2013

The Audies, an award honoring excellence in audiobooks, has nominated SPEAKS THE NIGHTBIRD by Robert McCammon for Fiction, PACIFIC CRUCIBLE by Ian Toll for History, THE CRISIS OF ZIONISM by Peter Beinart for Non-fiction, and SLOUCHING TOWARDS BETHLEHEM by Joan Didion for Short Stories/Collections.

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

March 1, 2013

Robert Caro was nominated for the LA Times Book Prize for his book THE PASSAGE OF POWER: THE YEARS OF LYNDON JOHNSON. Knopf published THE PASSAGE OF POWER on May 1, 2012.

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro and THE BLACK COUNT by Tom Reiss

February 5, 2013

Robert Caro’s THE PASSAGE OF POWER and Tom Reiss’ THE BLACK COUNT are both finalists for The National Book Critics Circle 2012 Awards in the biography category. Knopf published THE PASSAGE OF POWER on May 1, 2012. Crown published THE BLACK COUNT on September 18, 2012.

SHARDS by Ismet Prcic

SHARDS by Ismet Prcic

January 22, 2013

Ismet Prcic’s SHARDS is a finalist for the annual Oregon Book Awards. Grove/Atlantic published the book October 4, 2011.

BLUEPRINTS OF THE AFTERLIFE by Ryan Boudinot

BLUEPRINTS OF THE AFTERLIFE by Ryan Boudinot

January 20, 2013

Ryan Boudinot’s BLUEPRINTS OF THE AFTERLIFE has been nominated for the 2012 Philip K. Dick Award, which is given annually to “a work of distinguished science fiction.” Grove published the book January 3, 2012.