Knopf Doubleday Finalists for 2016 National Book Awards

By Tim Cheng | October 7 2016 | Humanities & Social Sciences

The finalists for the 2016 Book Awards were announced and two were published by Knopf Doubleday. Colson Whitehead’s THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD is a finalist in fiction and BLOOD IN THE WATER, the first definitive account of the 1971 Attica prison uprising, was named a finalist for nonfiction.

Winners will be presented by the National Book Foundation on November 16 at the Awards Ceremony and Benefit Dinner. For complete coverage of their work, including interviews and reviews, visit Publishers Weekly