February, 2008

NBCC Awards Finalists in Fiction: Joyce Carol Oates’s “The Gravedigger’s Daughter”

by admin | Feb-22-2008

This is the fifteenth in a series of blog posts by NBCC board members covering the finalists for the NBCC awards. The awards will be announced on March 6,...read »

Dispatch from the NBCC Good Reads Event in Seattle

by admin | Feb-21-2008

Seattle is known for making nice. Express a strong opinion in a Seattle crowd and folks are likely to look down in embarrassment at their gumboots (or Guccis...read »

NBCC Award Finalists in Fiction: Junot Diaz’s “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao”

by admin | Feb-20-2008

This is the fourteenth in a series of blog posts by NBCC board members covering the finalists for the NBCC awards. The awards will be announced on March 6,...read »

What Are You Recommending, Jonathan Segura?

by admin | Feb-20-2008

NBCC members and finalists and winners of our book award were eligible to vote in the winter edition of the NBCC’s Good Reads. Member critic and debut...read »

NBCC Awards Finalists in Fiction: Marianne Wiggins’s “The Shadow Catcher”

by admin | Feb-19-2008

This is the thirteenth in a series of blog posts by NBCC board members covering the finalists for the NBCC awards. The awards will be announced on March 6,...read »

The Critical Library: Helen Vendler

by admin | Feb-19-2008

Each week, the National Book Critics Circle will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from...read »

In Other News

by admin | Feb-19-2008

This is the best piece you will ever read about Barack Obama.NBCC board member Mary Ann Gwinn finds a familial vein running through Peter Carey’s work. Peter...read »

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