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National Book Foundation, presenter of the National Book Awards. Dedicated to the celebration of the best literature in America.
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"Regular readers sleep better, have lower stress levels, higher self-esteem, and lower rates of depression than non-readers." We're officially prescribing books for .
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National Book 9h
Books are mobilizing around the world!
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Remembering Ruth Kirk, 1974 National Book Award Finalist who wrote so beautifully and passionately about the natural world.
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More weekend awards news! Cheers to the winners of the Prizes, including 2017 authors Nancy MacLean and !
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A weekend well-spent! On Saturday, our Raising Readers group went on a rather fruitful 📚 buying trip.
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Big congrats to the six authors shortlisted for the Women's Prize, including two-time Winner Jesmyn Ward!
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National Book Apr 22
Happy Earth Day! In celebration of this planet we call home, shares 10 environmental books that changed the discourse around conservation, including Rachel Carson's Finalist, SILENT SPRING.
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National Book Apr 21
Let permeate every medium. collects 11 movies based on poems to watch or rewatch.
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National Book Apr 21
Sometimes you just need a good cry, and wants to help you get there.
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National Book Apr 20
🎉 We’ve hit 400,000 Twitter followers! 🎉 Thanks to every single one of you for joining us in our daily celebration of great books. We truly couldn’t do it without you.
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NYPL Events Apr 18
Two-time National Book Award nominee Rachel Kushner set her latest novel, The Mars Room, inside a women's correctional facility in California's Central Valley. On 5/1 she discusses the story with filmmaker Paul Schrader (Taxi Driver).
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National Book Apr 20
Author alert! , author of THE CLOSEST I'VE COME, stopped by to chat with BookUp students in the Bronx who are reading his novel.
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National Book Apr 20
Thrilled to see two-time Winner Jesmyn Ward () on 's list of 100 most influential people! We couldn't agree more.
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National Book Apr 19
Never let anyone tell you that no one reads anymore. And also trust that we are working daily to push these numbers even higher.
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National Book Apr 19
A first look at 's upcoming picture book, THE DAY YOU BEGIN, gorgeously illustrated by Rafael López. On sale in August, the book is about finding strength and courage when you feel like an outsider. 😭
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National Book Apr 19
A little overwhelmed by the schedule this weekend? First time attendee shares some personal recommendations, including appearances by authors and .
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National Book Apr 19
If the weather has you feeling down, just remember that it's still . shares a moving piece from Finalist Solmaz Sharif in the April issue of .
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National Book Apr 19
Two U.S. Laureates, two authors, two unbelievably cool and inspiring women. Tracy K. Smith and discuss how they're connecting with readers across the country.
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National Book Apr 18
Finalist reflects on the number of remarkable minds and voices that helped create the space for his own work.
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Sam Houston State Apr 17
from last night's National Book Awards Festival where authors Jason Reynolds, Lisa Ko, and Danez Smith join SHSU’s Amanda Nowlin-O’Banion for a discussion on writing and books. Photo - Brian Blalock
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