The winners of the 2014 Dayton Literary Peace Prize, and two runners-up, were announced this morning. Follow the links to read reviews of three of the four titles—both of the winners received the Booklist star.
Winner: The Woman Who Lost Her Soul, by Bob Shacochis
Runner-up: Wash, by Margaret Wrinkle
Winner: Your Fatwa Does not Apply Here: Untold Stories from the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism, by Karima Bennoune
Runner-up: Contested Land, Contested Memory: Israel’s Jews and Arabs and the Ghosts of Catastrophe, by Jo Roberts