The Lambda Literary Awards honor the best in LGBTQ books, and this year’s finalists include 13 Macmillan titles + Carmen Maria Machado takes home the best in LGBTQ Nonfiction! WINNER: IN THE DREAM HOUSE: A Memoir by Carmen Maria Machado (LGBTQ Nonfiction) Finalists: STAY AND FIGHT by Madeline ffitchIN WEST MILLS by De’Shawn Charles WinslowTHE […]
Congrats to Macmillan’s PEN America Literary Award finalists! PEN/Jean Stein Book Award THE UNDYING: Pain, vulnerability, mortality, medicine, art, time, dreams, data, exhaustion, cancer, and care by Anne BoyerDEAF REPUBLIC: Poems by Ilya Kaminsky PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel STAY AND FIGHT by Madeline ffitch PEN Open Book Award BE RECORDER: Poems by Carmen Giménez […]
The National Book Critics Circle has released their finalists for the outstanding books of 2019, and Macmillan has five titles on the list! Criticism ESSAYS ONE by Lydia Davis Fiction THE TOPEKA SCHOOL by Ben Lerner Nonfiction OUT OF THE SHADOWS: Reimagining Gay Men’s Lives by Walt OdetsNO VISIBLE BRUISES: What We Don’t Know About […]
The finalists for the 2019 National Book Award have been announced, and FOUR Macmillan titles made the cut! Translated Literature DEATH IS HARD WORK by Khaled Khalifa, translated from the Arabic by Leri Price Poetry DEAF REPUBLIC: Poems by Ilya Kaminsky BE RECORDER: Poems by Carmen Giménez Smith Fiction TRUST EXERCISE by Susan Choi Winners […]
Congrats to Macmillan’s 2019 World Fantasy Award finalists! NovelTHE MERE WIFE by Maria Dahvana Headley WITCHMARK by C. L. Polk NovellaTHE ONLY HARMLESS GREAT THING by Brooke Bolander THE BLACK GOD’S DRUMS by P. Djèlí Clark BENEATH THE SUGAR SKY by Seanan McGuire AnthologyWORLDS SEEN IN PASSING: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction, edited by […]
Congratulations to our out-of-this-world 2019 Locus Award finalists and winners! Science Fiction Novel THE CALCULATING STARS by Mary Robinette Kowal–WINNER!IF TOMORROW COMES: Book 2 of the Yesterday’s Kin Trilogy by Nancy Kress Fantasy Novel THE MONSTER BARU CORMORANT by Seth Dickinson DEEP ROOTS by Ruthanna Emrys THE MERE WIFE by Maria Dahvana Headley First Novel SEMIOSIS […]
Congrats to our 2019 ITW Thriller Awards finalists and winners! Best Hardcover NovelJAR OF HEARTS by Jennifer Hillier–WINNER Best First NovelCAGED by Ellison Cooper BONUS Honorable Mention: The Australian paperback original version of Jane Harper’s THE LOST MAN is the WINNER for Best Paperback Original Novel! The full list of finalists can be found here. […]
Macmillan has TEN finalists for the 2019 PEN American Literacy Awards! PEN/ROBERT W. BINGHAM PRIZE FOR DEBUT SHORT STORY COLLECTIONA LUCKY MAN: Stories by Jamel Brinkley HALF GODS by Akil Kumarasamy PEN/HEMINGWAY AWARD FOR A DEBUT NOVELSEVERANCE by Ling Ma PEN OPEN BOOK AWARDEYE LEVEL: Poems by Jenny Xie PEN TRANSLATION PRIZENEVADA DAYS by Bernardo […]
Excuse us while we shout the good news from the rooftops, but we're so happy to have several finalists for the National Book Awards!
THE UNWINDING: An Inner History of the New America by George Packer
See the full list of nominees here.
Free e-books of excerpts from the finalists are available on the NBA website. Click here to download your copy. Winners will be announced on November 20. Congratulations to all nominees!