The National Book Foundation recently revealed the 20 finalists for the 2017 National Book Awards. In today's Tidbits episode, Roxanne highlights some of her favorite titles from the four categories: fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and young people’s literature. The winners will be announced at a ceremony on November 15th in New York.
Books in this episode:
Dark at the Crossing by Elliot Ackerman
Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia by Masha Gessen
In the Language of My Captor by Shane McCrae