2017 Awards

November, 2017

Leonard Prize Reviews: ‘The Extra Woman’ by Joanna Scutts

by Jane Ciabattari | Nov-20-2017

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 »

Reminder: Balakian Award Submissions Due December 17

by Jane Ciabattari | Nov-19-2017

The NBCC awards the Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing each year to recognize outstanding work by a member of the NBCC. Since 2012, the...read »

October, 2017

The 2017 Leonard Award

by Kate Tuttle | Oct-17-2017

It's that time of year again: time to talk about the John Leonard Prize, our annual award based on member nominations and chosen by a panel of member...read »

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