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Year Award Title Author Action
1988 Non-Fiction A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam Sheehan, Neil
1974 Fiction A Crown of Feathers and Other Stories Singer, Isaac Bashevis
1955 Fiction A Fable Faulkner, William
1994 Fiction A Frolic of His Own Gaddis, William
1992 Fiction All the Pretty Horses (The Border Trilogy #1) Mccarthy, Cormac
1997 Non-Fiction American Sphinx Ellis, Joseph J.
1996 Non-Fiction An American Requiem Carroll, James
1956 Non-Fiction An American in Italy Kubly, Herbert
1984 Non-Fiction Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Democracy 1833-1845 Remini, Robert V.
2004 Non-Fiction Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age Boyle, Kevin
1986 Non-Fiction Arctic Dreams: Imagination and Desire in a Northern Landscape Lopez, Barry Holstun
1980 Poetry Ashes: Poems New and Old Levine, Philip
1973 Fiction Augustus Williams, John A.
1992 Non-Fiction Becoming A Man: Half A Life Story Monette, Paul
2012 Non-Fiction Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity Boo, Katherine
2012 Poetry Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations Ferry, David
2000 Poetry Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000 Clifton, Lucille
1978 Fiction Blood Tie Settle, Mary Lee
1954 Non-Fiction Bruce Catton's Civil War Trilogy: Mr. Lincoln's War, Glory Road, A Stillness at Appomattox Catton, Bruce
1998 Fiction Charming Billy Mcdermott, Alice
1973 Fiction Chimera Barth, John
1981 Non-Fiction China Men Kingston, Maxine Hong
1983 Non-Fiction China: Alive in the Bitter Sea Butterfield, Fox
2009 Young Readers Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice Hoose, Phillip M.
1997 Fiction Cold Mountain Frazier, Charles
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