The National Book Awards 2013 Finalists Readings for Fiction

National Book Awards Finalist Medal The 2013 National Book Awards

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Nonfiction, Young People’s Literature, Poetry


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Fiction Finalists (two more videos coming)

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James McBride, reading from The Good Lord Bird  (Winner - See McBride's acceptance speech)
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Rachel Kushner, reading from The Flamethrowers


Jhumpa Lahiri reading from The Lowland


Thomas Pynchon - National Book Award Finalist Reading


George Saunders - National Book Award Finalist Reading

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