Topic: National Book Critics Circle Awards

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  • NBCC award finalists: the best fiction of 2010

    NBCC award finalists: the best fiction of 2010

    All those book critics – the ones who devour several books a week – what did they like best last year? Here's your chance to find out. The National Book Critics Circle Awards are sort of the Golden Globes of the book world – lower profile, perhaps, than the National Book Awards but very prestigious, nonetheless. The winners will be announced in March.

  • The Marrowbone Marble Company

    The Marrowbone Marble Company

    How an idealistic GI – newly home from World War II – found his calling making marbles and fighting racism.

  • Shadow Tag

    Shadow Tag

    Louise Erdrich pours heart and soul into this powerful, sensitive portrait of the final months of a destructive marriage.

  • Chronic City

    Novelist Jonathan Lethem’s ambition and talent outstrip his focus in this provocative tale of urban life.

  • Classic review: The Master Butchers Singing Club

    A novel from Louise Erdrich, inspired by the German side of her family.

  • When innocence and guilt intertwine

    When innocence and guilt intertwine

    Past and present overlap in Louise Erdrich's lyrical new novel.

  • When innocence and guilt intertwine

    Past and present overlap in Louise Erdrich's lyrical new novel.