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Here’s the Nonfiction Longlist for the National Book Award

Here’s the Nonfiction Longlist for the National Book Award

Another day, another National Book Awards longlist! Today the NBA’s favorite works of nonfiction were announced, and boy is it a doozy of a list. Among the nominees for the final award is Naomi Klein, for her template for the resistance, No Is Not Enough, published by Chicago’s own Haymarket Books.

Klein is also known for her environmental writing, and in our April “Burning Worlds” column, Barbara Kingsolver named her one of her favorite authors on the subject.

Here’s the full list of nominees:

Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge
Erica Armstrong Dunbar
Simon & Schuster

The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America
Frances FitzGerald
Simon & Schuster

Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America
James Forman, Jr.
Farrar, Straus & Giroux

The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia
Masha Gessen
Riverhead Books

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI
David Grann

No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need
Naomi Klein
Haymarket Books

Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America
Nancy MacLean 

See Also

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
Richard Rothstein

The Blood of Emmett Till
Timothy B. Tyson
Simon & Schuster

Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Kevin Young
Graywolf Press

You can read more about the nominees over at the National Book Foundation’s website.

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