National Book Award Winners to Add To Your TBR Pile

Find your next great read among these celebrated titles.

10 Books Everyone Should Read

These books are rites of passage.

How Edith Wharton Became the First Woman to Win a Pulitzer

The award was controversial—but not for the reasons you might think.

8 Books Like A Man Called Ove

Inspiring stories of changed hearts and opened minds.

Remembering Alison Lurie, Writer and Scholar, 1926-2020

“With a pencil and paper I could revise the world.”—Alison Lurie

The Best Book Club Books for Spring 2020

From banned books to nonfiction reads.

In 2022, the Carol Shields Prize Will Award Female Novelists

Only women and nonbinary authors will be eligible to win.

10 Powerful Jimmy Breslin Books

Discover the spirited work of the award-winning journalist and bestselling author.

Maryse Condé is Awarded the Alternative Nobel Prize in Literature

The Guadeloupean writer took home the The New Academy Prize, which is replacing the Nobel Prize in Literature this year.

Introducing the 2018 Pulitzer Prize Winners for Fiction and Nonfiction

Andrew Sean Greer and James Forman Jr. are the latest authors to receive the prestigious awards.

2018 Carnegie Medal Winners: Sherman Alexie and Jennifer Egan

Both authors were awarded Carnegie Medals for "literary excellence" by the American Library Association.

Our Favorite 2018 Oscar Nominated Films Inspired by Books

"Mudbound," "The Shape of Water," and "Call Me By Your Name" are just a few of the critically-acclaimed adaptations we can't stop thinking about.

20 of the Best New York Times Notable Books

With the announcement of 2017's Notable Books, we look back on previous honorees that still deserve the spotlight.

Introducing the 2017 National Book Award Winners

A searing history of Russia, family dramas, and more nab the coveted literary prize.

George Saunders Wins 2017 Man Booker Prize for Lincoln in the Bardo

Saunders is one of just two Americans who have nabbed the UK's top literary prize.

Author Kazuo Ishiguro Wins the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature

The Japanese-British writer has finally nabbed the prestigious award.

National Book Awards Short-List Finalists Announced

Which books are your favorites to win on November 18?