November, 2017

Leonard Prize Reviews: ‘Ordinary Beast’ by Nicole Sealey

by Hamilton Cain | Nov-15-2017

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the John Leonard award for the first book in any genre that has been...read »

Leonard Prize Reviews: ‘Whereas’ by Layli Long Soldier

by Daisy Fried | Nov-14-2017

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the John Leonard award for the first book in any genre that has been...read »

Critical Notes: This is the month for the #NBCCLeonard Awards, Louise Erdrich, Jennifer Egan & more

by Jane Ciabattari | Nov-13-2017

NBCC members are in the thick of the #NBCCLeonard awards process, nominating books and writing blog posts about their favorites. The awards, for a first...read »

Leonard Prize Reviews:  ‘The Consequences’ by Niña Weijers

by Olga Zilberbourg | Nov-12-2017

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the John Leonard award for the first book in any genre that has been...read »

Nonfiction Books Are Eligible for the Leonard Prize Too

by Daniel Akst | Nov-10-2017

The NBCC’s John Leonard Prize is awarded each year for an author’s first book. For reasons that aren’t entirely clear, in recent years most of the attention...read »

Leonard Prize Reviews:  ‘The Leavers’ by Lisa Ko

by Lanie Tankard | Nov-09-2017

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the John Leonard award for the first book in any genre that has been...read »

Leonard Prize Reviews: Her Body and Other Parties: Stories by Carmen Maria Machado

by Hamilton Cain | Nov-06-2017

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the John Leonard award for the first book in any genre that has been...read »

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