2016 National Book Awards
Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
The National Book Awards were presented November 16, 2016, in New York City.
|Fiction:||The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead (Doubleday/Penguin Random House)|
|Nonfiction:||Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America, Ibram X. Kendi (Nation Books)|
|Poetry:||The Performance of Becoming Human, Daniel Borzutzky (Brooklyn Arts Press)|
|Young People's Literature:||March: Book Three, Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell (Top Shelf Productions/IDW Publishing)|