By Tom Blunt 3 min read
Also in our news roundup: the books that made Elon Musk successful, YA fanfic inspired by People's Sexiest Man of the Year, and more. It's the Daily Blunt!
By Jennie Yabroff 4 min read
Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Between the World and Me won the Nonfiction prize at the National Book Awards, in keeping with the recent history of the award.
By Susan H. Gordon 3 min read
In the news this week: Jessica Stern and J.M. Berger have written an ISIS biography, the NBA longlist for nonfiction was announced, a Joan Rivers biography will be released in 2016, and a comprehensive Douglas Adams biography is now in stores.
By Kelsey Osgood 3 min read
Lawrence Wright and Jill Lepore are named finalists for the 2013 National Book Award in nonfiction. Here's some need-to-know information about this year’s nominees and the books they rode in on.
By Joanna Scutts 5 min read
The five nominees for the 2012 National Book Award for nonfiction represent some of the best work in biography and memoir of the last year. Who has your vote?