PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers Winners

The PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction was given for a distinguished first book of general nonfiction by an American writer. The PEN/Martha ...more

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The Woman at the Washington...

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PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2006)
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A Perfect Red

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PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2006)
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The End of Faith: Religion,...

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PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2005)
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The Life You Save May Be Yo...

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4.29 avg rating — 1,211 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2004)
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Silence on the Mountain: St...

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4.17 avg rating — 446 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2003)
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The Lost Children of Wilder...

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4.13 avg rating — 449 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2002)
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Zero: The Biography of a Da...

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3.97 avg rating — 9,181 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2001)
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The Plutonium Files: Americ...

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4.25 avg rating — 458 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (2000)
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We Wish to Inform You That ...

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4.16 avg rating — 32,688 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1999)
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Echoes of a Native Land: Tw...

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4.02 avg rating — 83 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1998)
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Heaven's Coast: A Memoir

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4.34 avg rating — 997 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1997)
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The Liars' Club

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3.93 avg rating — 62,851 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1996)
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Proofs & Theories: Essays o...

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4.07 avg rating — 542 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1995)
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Martyrs' Day: Chronicle of ...

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4.15 avg rating — 61 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1994)
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The Crystal Desert: Summers...

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4.02 avg rating — 131 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1993)
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The Promised Land: The Grea...

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4.23 avg rating — 715 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1992)
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A Painter of Darkness: Leon...

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PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1991)
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The Rainy Season

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PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers (1990)
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Magpie Rising: Sketches fro...

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4.15 avg rating — 46 ratings
PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers for First Nonfiction Writers (1989)
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9 Highland Road: Sane Livin...

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PEN/Martha Albrand Award for First Nonfiction Writers Nominee (0)
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