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Book awards: Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction Shortlist

Book awards by cover

Works (20)

Lost Memory of Skin by Russell Banks2012
Swamplandia! by Karen Russell2012
The Round House by Louise Erdrich2013
This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Díaz2013
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie2014
Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat2014
The Goldfinch by Donna Tarttnot in English Common Knowledge2014
Nora Webster by Colm Tóibín2015
On Such a Full Sea by Chang-Rae Lee2015
The Book of Aron by Jim Shepard2016
A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara2016
The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen2016
Moonglow by Michael Chabon2017
Swing Time by Zadie Smith2017
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead2017
The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkainot in English Common Knowledge2018
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders2018
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward2018
There There by Tommy Orange2018
Washington Black by Esi Edugyan2018

Award description

The Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction & Nonfiction was named in honor of nineteenth-century American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. The Medals were established in 2012 to recognize the best fiction and nonfiction books for adult readers published in the U.S. the previous year


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