We are delighted to announce that Garth Greenwell’s What Belongs to You and Brad Watson’s Miss Jane have been long-listed for the 2016 National Book Award in fiction.
The mission of the National Book Foundation and the National Book Awards is to celebrate the best of American literature, to expand its audience, and to enhance the cultural value of great writing in America.
The National Book Award is one of the nation’s most prestigious literary prizes and has a stellar record of identifying and rewarding quality writing.
The finalists will be announced on October 13, and the winners will be announced at the National Book Awards Ceremony and Benefit Dinner on November 16.
For more information, visit http://www.nationalbook.org/nba2016.html#fic.