Book AwardsBrooklyn Magazine's Literary United States

Book awards by cover

Works (54)

All the King's Men by Robert Penn WarrenLouisiana
American Pastoral by Philip RothNew Jersey
Angle of Repose by Wallace StegnerColorado
The Art of Fielding by Chad HarbachWisconsin
Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy AllisonSouth Carolina
The Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathMassachusetts
Beloved by Toni MorrisonKentucky
Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown by Maud Hart LovelaceMinnesota
Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthyArizona
Blue Highways: A Journey into America by William Least Heat-MoonMissouri
The Bluest Eye by Toni MorrisonOhio
Cane by Jean ToomerGeorgia
Carrie by Stephen KingMaine
Child of God by Cormac McCarthyTennessee
Close Range by Annie ProulxWyoming
The Confessions of Nat Turner by William StyronVirginia
Daddy Was a Number Runner by Louise MeriwetherNew York City
The Descendants by Kaui Hart HemmingsHawaii
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow RowellNebraska
The Executioner's Song by Norman MailerUtah
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. ThompsonNevada
Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang by Joyce Carol OatesNew York State
Gilead by Marilynne RobinsonIowa
The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette WallsWest Virginia
The Good Lord Bird by James McBrideDelaware
In Cold Blood by Truman CapoteKansas
Into the Wild by Jon KrakauerAlaska
Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine PatersonMaryland
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya AngelouArkansas
Leave Her to Heaven by Ben Ames WilliamsNew Mexico
Legends of the Fall by Jim HarrisonMontana
Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls WilderSouth Dakota
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven [20th anniversary edition] by Sherman AlexieWashington
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtryTexas
Long Division by Kiese LaymonMississippi
Look Homeward, Angel by Thomas WolfeNorth Carolina
The Mysteries of Pittsburgh by Michael ChabonPennsylvania
Native Son by Richard WrightIllinois
Nine Stories by J. D. SalingerConnecticut, for "Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut"
No One Belongs Here More Than You: Stories by Miranda JulyOregon
The Outsiders by S. E. HintonOklahoma
A Prayer for Owen Meany by John IrvingNew Hampshire
The Round House by Louise ErdrichNorth Dakota
The Secret History by Donna TarttVermont
Split Images by Elmore LeonardMichigan
The Stone Diaries by Carol ShieldsIndiana
Stoner by John WilliamsMissouri
Suicide blonde by Darcey SteinkeCalifornia, Northern
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale HurstonFlorida
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeAlabama
Train Dreams by Denis JohnsonIdaho
The White Boy Shuffle by Paul BeattyCalifornia, Southern
The Witches of Eastwick by John UpdikeRhode Island
You Are One of Them by Elliott HoltWashington, D. C.