Tag: Amber McBride

  • L.A. Times Book Prizes 2023 winners announced.

    L.A. Times Book Prizes 2023 winners announced.

    Tananarive Due, Airea D. Matthews, Shannon Sanders, and Amber McBride won in their categories at the L.A. Times Book Prizes 2023 announced on Friday, April 17, 2024.   The Los Angeles Times Book Prizes were founded by Art Seidenbaum, a Los Angeles Times book editor from 1978 to 1985, in 1980. They are awarded annually…

  • Writers of African descent finalists at the US National Book Awards 2021.

    Writers of African descent finalists at the US National Book Awards 2021.

    The finalists for the US National Book Awards 2021, featuring many leading writers and poets of African descent, were announced on October 5, 2021. The US National Book Awards are literary awards from the Northern American nations National Book Foundation established in 1936. They are conferred on the categories of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, translated literature,…