First-ever Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction

Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction
The Forgotten Waltz 2012 Fiction Winner:
The Forgotten Waltz, by Anne Enright, published by W. W. Norton & Company
2012 Nonfiction Winner:
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman, by Robert K. Massie, published by Random House, an imprint of the Random House Publishing Group
These first-ever winners of the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction were announced by selection committee chair Nancy Pearl at a special event at ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim on Sunday, June 24.

Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction 2012 Finalists:

Lost Memory of Skin by Russell Banks, published by Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
Swamplandia! by Karen Russell, published by Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Random House, Inc.

Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction 2012 Finalists:

The Information: a History, a Theory, a Flood by James Gleick, published by Pantheon Books, a division of Random House, Inc.
Malcolm X: a Life of Reinvention by Manning Marable, published by Viking Penguin, a member of Penguin Group (USA)

We have four of the six titles at the BSC Library.  Check them out!

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