2010 National Book Critics Circle Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Fiction: A Visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan (Knopf)
General Nonfiction: The Warmth of Other Suns, Isabel Wilkerson (Random House)
Biography: How to Live: Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer, Sarah Bakewell (Other Press)
Autobiography: Half a Life, Darin Strauss (McSweeney's)
Poetry: One With Others: [a little book of her days], C.D. Wright (Copper Canyon)
Criticism: Lyric Poetry and Modern Politics: Russia, Poland, and the West, Clare Cavanagh (Yale University Press)
Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award: Dalky Archive Press
Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing: Parul Sehgal, a contributor to Publishers Weekly magazine

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