NBCC Awards

The National Book Critics Circle Awards are a set of annual American literary awards by the National Book Critics Circle to promote "the finest books and reviews published in English".There are six awards to books published in the U.S. during the preceding calendar year, in six categories: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Memoir/Autobiography, Biography, and Criticism.Winners of the awards are announced each year at the NBCC awards ceremony in conjunction with the yearly membership meeting, which takes place in March.

Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland Cover Image
$15.26
ISBN: 9780307279286
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Published: Anchor - February 25th, 2020

National Book Critic Circle Award for General Nonfiction


The Yellow House: A Memoir (2019 National Book Award Winner) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802125088
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Published: Grove Press - August 13th, 2019

John Leonard Award- Award for a best book in any genre. 


The Yellow House: A Memoir (2019 National Book Award Winner) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802149039
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Published: Grove Press - June 30th, 2020

John Leonard Award- Award for a best book in any genre. 


Magical Negro Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781947793187
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Published: Tin House Books - February 5th, 2019

National Book Critic Circle Award for Poetry


Know My Name: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735223707
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Published: Viking - September 24th, 2019

National Book Critic Circle Award for Memoir


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Know My Name: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735223721
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Published: Penguin Books - August 18th, 2020

National Book Critic Circle Award for Memoir


Everything Inside: Stories (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525563051
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Published: Vintage - July 7th, 2020

National Book Critic Circle Award for Fiction


The Queen: The Forgotten Life Behind an American Myth Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316513289
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 14th, 2020

National Book Critic Circle Award for Biography


Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Riotous Black Girls, Troublesome Women, and Queer Radicals Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393357622
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 14th, 2020

National Book Critic Circle Award for Criticism