On Wednesday, the winners and runners-up of the 2015 Dayton Literary Peace Prize were announced. Listed below are the two finalists and two runners-up, their titles linked to Booklist reviews. Both winners received the Booklist star.
Winner: The Great Glass Sea, by Josh Weil
Runner-up: All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr
Winner: Just Mercy, by Bryan Stevenson
Runner-up: The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace, by Jeff Hobbs