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Thu November 21, 2013
Members Of 'Lonely Craft' Gather For National Book Awards
Originally published on Thu November 21, 2013 6:55 am
James McBride won the National Book Award for fiction Tuesday for "The Good Lord Bird," about a young slave who meets and travels with abolitionist John Brown. The nonfiction award was won by George Packer for "The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America." The poetry award was won by Mary Szybist for "Incarnadine."