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  • NBCC nominees: the best 5 nonfiction books of 2010

    NBCC nominees: the best 5 nonfiction books of 2010

    From harrowing glimpses of life in North Korea to the stories of the black Americans who fled the Jim Crow South, these five nonfiction titles were nominated by the National Book Critics Circle as the best work of 2010. The final award will be announced in March.

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  • NBCC nominees: the best 5 nonfiction books of 2010

    NBCC nominees: the best 5 nonfiction books of 2010

    From harrowing glimpses of life in North Korea to the stories of the black Americans who fled the Jim Crow South, these five nonfiction titles were nominated by the National Book Critics Circle as the best work of 2010. The final award will be announced in March.

  • Best books of 2010: nonfiction

    Best books of 2010: nonfiction

    In 2010 Monitor reviewers critiqued hundreds of books. Here's a list of the 28 nonfiction titles they considered the most outstanding. To assist you with your holiday shopping, each title here has a link that allows you to purchase the book – even as you help to support The Christian Science Monitor

  • 2010 National Book Awards: more surprises

    Chapter & Verse 2010 National Book Awards: more surprises

    The 2010 National Books Awards included a few unexpected moments.

  • National Book Award 2010 nominees: one big surprise

    National Book Award 2010 nominees: one big surprise

    The author who was not nominated for a 2010 National Book Award – Jonathan Franzen – is getting at least as much commentary as those who were.