Back in January, I posted the shortlist of titles nominated for the National Book Critics Circle award. Now it’s time to evaluate the worthiness of your critical eye, because last night the National Book Critics Circle announced the winner in each of 6 categories. Did you pick the winner? Here are the prize-winning titles with links to Booklist reviews where available.
Binocular Vision: New & Selected Stories, by Edith Pearlman
Liberty’s Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World, by Maya Jasanoff
George F. Kennan: An American Life, by John Lewis Gaddis
Space, in Chains, by Laura Kasischke
The Memory Palace, by Mira Bartók
Otherwise Known as the Human Condition: Selected Essays and Reviews, by Geoff Dyer