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Correction for Finalist Announcement, January 2010
NBCC Reads, March 2010
BookExpo America, March 2010
Roger Shattuck Conference, March 2010
Future of the Media Panel, March 2010
Newswire, April 2010
Newswire Update, June 2010
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NBCC Freelancing Guide Online, August 2010

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Leonard Prize Judges: The NBCC 2018 John Leonard Prize finalists have been chosen. Here is this year’s excellent list.  FRIDAY BLACK by Nana Kwami

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Announcing the Finalists for the John Leonard Award for Best First Book

Big news: the NBCC membership has spoken, and the 2018 John Leonard Prize finalists have been chosen.  Here’s this year’s superb list: FRIDAY BLACK

Critical Notes: Tom Barbash, Idra Novey, & Anna Burns

Deadlines: Today is the deadline for NBCC members to submit their self nominations for the Balakian Award for Excellence in Reviewing, which comes