THE EVENING HOUR by Carter Sickels

THE EVENING HOUR by Carter Sickels

January 18, 2013

Carter Sickels’ THE EVENING HOUR is a finalist for the annual Oregon Book Awards. Bloomsbury published the book January 17, 2012.

THE MAP OF LOST MEMORIES by Kim Fay

THE MAP OF LOST MEMORIES by Kim Fay

January 18, 2013

THE MAP OF LOST MEMORIES by Kim Fay has been nominated for an Edgar in the category of Best First Novel by an American Author. Ballantine Books published the book August 21, 2012.

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

January 4, 2013

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro was named one of the best books of 2012 by Michiko Kakutani, one of the daily book critics for The New York Times. Knopf published THE PASSAGE OF POWER on May 1, 2012.

RUN TO FAILURE by Abrahm Lustgarten

RUN TO FAILURE by Abrahm Lustgarten

January 4, 2013

Abrahm Lustgarten’s RUN TO FAILURE was awarded an Alumni Award from the Columbia Journalism School, which presents the honor annually for “a distinguished journalism career in any medium, an outstanding single journalistic accomplishment, a notable contribution to journalism education or an achievement in related fields.” W.W. Norton & Company published the book March 26, 2012.

THE DEFINING DECADE by Meg Jay

THE DEFINING DECADE by Meg Jay

January 4, 2013

Meg Jay’s THE DEFINING DECADE: Why Your Twenties Matter and How to Make the Most of Them is a finalist in the Books For A Better Life Awards, in the category for ‘First Book.’ The award is sponsored by the National MS Society. Twelve published the book April 17, 2012.

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert Caro

December 11, 2012

Robert Caro’s THE PASSAGE OF POWER has been named one of the 10 best books of 2012 by The New York Times Book Review. Knopf published the book May 1, 2012.

A GIRL AND HER PIG by April Bloomfield

A GIRL AND HER PIG by April Bloomfield

December 11, 2012

April Bloomfield’s A GIRL AND HER PIG has been named Best Woman Chef Book in the USA by the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards for 2012. Ecco published the book April 10, 2012.

A FOREIGN COUNTRY by Charles Cumming

A FOREIGN COUNTRY by Charles Cumming

November 29, 2012

The Sunday Times has selected Charles Cumming’s A FOREIGN COUNTRY as Thriller of the Year. St. Martin’s published the book August 7, 2012.

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert A. Caro

THE PASSAGE OF POWER by Robert A. Caro announced as Finalist for 2012 National Book Awards in Nonfiction

October 12, 2012

THE PASSAGE OF POWER: The Years of Lyndon Johnson by Robert A. Caro is among this year’s 20 finalists for the National Book Awards in the Nonfiction category. Knopf published the book May 1, 2012.

Dinaw Mengestu

Dinaw Mengestu Awarded MacArthur Fellowship "Genius Grant"

October 4, 2012

The MacArthur Foundation has awarded Dinaw Mengestu a “Genius Grant” for being a “writer enriching understanding of the little-explored world of the African diaspora in America in tales distilled from the experience of immigrants whose memories are seared by escape from violence in their homelands.”