National Book Critics Circle Award Winners

Every year since 1974, the National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) presents awards for the finest books published in English. Awards are presented annuall...more

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Alice James
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 69 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1980)
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Walt Whitman: A Life
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3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 111 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1980)
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Abroad: British Literary Tr...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 98 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1980)
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Nature and Culture: America...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 26 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1980)
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Henry Adams
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0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1980)
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The Second Coming
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 1,288 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1980)
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China Men
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 1,037 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1980)
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America Revised
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3.42 of 5 stars 3.42 avg rating — 26 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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King of the Jews: A Novel
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 58 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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Decadence: The Strange Life...
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 10 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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The Ghost Writer
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 4,973 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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Sophie's Choice
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 48,787 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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African Calliope
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2.6 of 5 stars 2.60 avg rating — 5 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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A Lion for Love: A Critical...
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 4 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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Sleepless Nights
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 439 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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The Executioner's Song
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 10,409 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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The White Album
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 5,323 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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The Right Stuff
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 22,682 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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The Madwoman in the Attic: ...
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 1,617 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1979)
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The Coup
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3.33 of 5 stars 3.33 avg rating — 433 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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Max Perkins: Editor of Genius
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4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 390 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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In Search of History
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4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 268 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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Orientalism
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4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 7,328 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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The Eye of the Story: Selec...
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 80 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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...And I Worked at the Writ...
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 9 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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Wrinkles
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 13 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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The World Within the Word
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 107 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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Final Payments
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 375 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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Injustice
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4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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Seeing Through Clothes
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 71 ratings National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee (1978)
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