NBCC Award Winners

Here are the most recent winners in each category of the National Book Critics Circle Award.

You can read more about the award and the organization here.

Hamnet Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781984898876
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Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2021

Island on Fire: The Revolt That Ended Slavery in the British Empire Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780674984301
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Published: Harvard University Press - May 12th, 2020

Stranger in the Shogun's City: A Japanese Woman and Her World Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501188534
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Published: Scribner - July 6th, 2021

Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984820389
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Published: One World - March 2nd, 2021

Here is the Sweet Hand: Poems Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374602901
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 3rd, 2021

Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780674919228
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Published: Harvard University Press - April 28th, 2020

Luster: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250798671
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Published: Picador - June 8th, 2021

The John Leonard Prize winner