National Book Award finalists
Yesterday the National Book Foundation announced the finalists for the 2005 National Book Awards.
The finalists in the four categories are:
Alan Burdick Out of Eden: An Odyssey of Ecological Invasion
Leo Damrosch Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Restless Genius
Joan Didion The Year of Magical Thinking
Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn 102 Minutes: The Untold Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers
Adam Hochschild Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire’s Slaves
John Ashbery Where Shall I Wander
Frank Bidart Star Dust: Poems
Brendan Galvin Habitat: New and Selected Poems, 1965-2005
W.S. Merwin Migration: New and Selected Poems
Vern Rutsala The Moment’s Equation
Young People’s Literature
The winners will be announced on November 16th.