1998 National Book Critics Circle Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Fiction: The Love of a Good Woman, Alice Munro (Knopf)
General Nonfiction: We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories from Rwanda, Philip Gourevitch (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
Biography or Autobiography: A Beautiful Mind, Sylvia Nasar (Simon & Schuster)
Poetry: The Bird Catcher, Marie Ponsot (Knopf)
Criticism: Visions of Jazz: The First Century, Gary Giddins (Oxford University Press)
Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing: Albert Mobilio, a New York-based critic and poet

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