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2014 Dayton Literary Peace Prize Winners

The Woman Who Lost Her Soul by Bob ShacochisThe 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


Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here by Karima BennouneNonfiction

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




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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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