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Joy Williams' novel 'Harrow' wins Kirkus Prize for fiction

Oct. 29, 2021 15:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joy Williams' “Harrow,” a dystopian novel set after an environmental apocalypse, has won the Kirkus Prize for fiction. Williams, who has received numerous honors over the years for her novels and short stories, will receive $50,000. She was praised...

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Oct. 21, 2021 15:28 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “State of Terror” by Clinton/Penny (Simon & Schuster/St. Martin's Press) 2. “The Wish” by Nicholas sparks (Grand Central Publishing) 3. “The Lincoln Highway” by Amor Towles (Viking) ...

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Oct. 14, 2021 14:50 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The Lincoln Highway” by Amor Towles (Viking) 2. “The Wish” by Nicholas sparks (Grand Central Publishing) 3. “Cloud Cuckoo Land” by Anthony Doerr (Scribner) 4....

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Oct. 07, 2021 16:52 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The Wish” by Nicholas sparks (Grand Central Publishing) 2. “Cloud Cuckoo Land” by Anthony Doerr (Scribner) 3. “Apples Never Fall” by Liane Moriarty (Henry Holt and Co.) 4....

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Sep. 30, 2021 14:05 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Apples Never Fall” by Liane Moriarty (Henry Holt and Co.) 2. “The Jailhouse Lawyer” by Patterson/Allen (Little, Brown) 3. “Bewilderment” by Richard Powers (W.W. Norton) 4....

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Sep. 30, 2021 11:27 AM EDT

1. “Peril” by Bob Woodward and Robert Costa (Simon & Schuster) 2. “Change Songs: A Children's Anthem” by Amanda Gorman (Viking Books for Young Readers ) 3. “Vanderbilt” by Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe (Harper) ...

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Sep. 23, 2021 15:46 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Apples Never Fall” by Liane Moriarty (Henry Holt and Co.) 2. “Harlem Shuffle” by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday) 3. “Vince Flynn: Enemy at the Gates” by Kyle Mills (Atria/Bestler) ...

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Sep. 23, 2021 11:46 AM EDT

1. “Apples Never Fall” by Liane Moriarty (Henry Holt and Co.) 2. “Enemy at the Gates” by Vince Flynn and Kyle Mills (Atria/Emily Bestler Books) 3. “Joshua Weissman: An Unapologetic Cookbook” by Joshua Weissman (Alpha) ...

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Sep. 21, 2021 13:05 PM EDT

Book Title by Author Name - ISBN - (Publisher) 1. Enemy at the Gates by Kyle Mills & Vince Flynn - 9781982164904 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books) 2. Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty - 9781250220264 - (Henry Holt and Co.) 3. The...

Doerr, Powers on fiction longlist for National Book Awards

Sep. 17, 2021 10:49 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Doerr, Richard Powers and Lauren Groff are among this years nominees on the National Book Awards' fiction longlist, which also includes Honorée Fanonne Jeffers' epic debut novel “The Love Songs of W. E. B. Du Bois,” already an Oprah Winfrey selection and...