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Richard Powers Wins the National Book Award

As reported last night by our New York correspondent, John Green, Richard Powers has won the National Book Award for fiction. Well deserved, in this humble blogger’s opinion. The full list:

A little more detail in the Washington Post. Quoth Powers:

“I’ve got to say, that does a number on your brain chemistry.”

Really, could he have said anything else? (Read the book!)



About the Author:

Keir Graff is Executive Editor of Booklist Publications and the author of five books. His most recent is the middle-grade novel, The Other Felix (2011). Follow him on Twitter at @Booklist_Keir.

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