National Book Awards Longlist - Fiction

And there’s more…presenting the 10 books on the longlist for the National Book Award for Fiction:

  • Chris Bachelder, The Throwback Special (W. W. Norton & Company)

  • Garth Greenwell, What Belongs to You (Farrar, Straus and Giroux/Macmillan)

  • Adam Haslett, Imagine Me Gone (Little, Brown and Company/Hachette Book Group)

  • Paulette Jiles, News of the World (William Morrow/HarperCollinsPublishers)

  • Karan Mahajan, The Association of Small Bombs (Viking Books/Penguin Random House)

  • Elizabeth McKenzie, The Portable Veblen (Penguin Press/Penguin Random House)

  • Lydia Millet, Sweet Lamb of Heaven (W. W. Norton & Company)

  • Brad Watson, Miss Jane (W. W. Norton & Company)

  • Colson Whitehead, The Underground Railroad (Doubleday/Penguin Random House)

  • Jacqueline Woodson, Another Brooklyn (Amistad/HarperCollinsPublishers)

If you click through to this article in The New Yorker, you’ll also find links to the longlists for poetry and non-fiction at the bottom of it: