1969 National Book Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Arts and LettersThe Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History, Norman Mailer
Children's LiteratureJourney From Peppermint Street, Meindert DeJong
FictionSteps, Jerzy Kosinski
History and BiographyWhite Over Black: American Attitudes Toward the Negro, 1550–1812, Winthrop D. Jordan
PoetryHis Toy, His Dream, His Rest, John Berryman
The SciencesDeath in Life: Survivors of Hiroshima, Robert J. Lifton
TranslationCalvino's Cosmicomics, William Weaver

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