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Award Winning Books by
EDWARD P. JONES

All Aunt Hagar's Children by Edward P. Jones
22 reviews (2006) (416p) (PF)
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 In fourteen sweeping and sublime stories, five of which have been published in The New Yorker, the bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Known World shows that his grasp of the human condition is firmer than ever

Returning to the city that inspired his first prizewinning book, Lost in the City, Jones has filled this new collection with people who call Washington, D.C., home. ...
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The Known World by Edward P. Jones
461 reviews (2003) (432p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes) (ALA)
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 In one of the most acclaimed novels in recent memory, Edward P. Jones, two-time National Book Award finalist, tells the story of Henry Townsend, a black farmer and former slave who falls under the tutelage of William Robbins, the most powerful man in Manchester County, Virginia. Making certain he never circumvents the law, Townsend runs his affairs with unusual discipline. But when death takes him...
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Lost in the City by Edward P. Jones
20 reviews (1992) (256p) (NBA)
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The nation's capital that serves as the setting for the stories in Edward P. Jones's prizewinning collection, Lost in the City, lies far from the city of historic monuments and national politicians. Jones takes the reader beyond that world into the lives of African American men and women who work against the constant threat of loss to maintain a sense of hope. From "The Girl Who Raised Pigeons"...
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Edward P. Jones Award Stats
Major Prize* Nominations 6  
Unique Books Nominated for a Major Prize* 3  
Pulitzer Prize Wins 1 The Known World ·  
Pulitzer Prize Nominations 1 The Known World ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Wins 1 The Known World ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Nominations 1 The Known World ·  
National Book Award Wins 0  
National Book Award Nominations 2 Lost in the City · The Known World ·  
Man Booker Prize Wins 0  
Man Booker Prize Nominations 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Wins 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Nominations 1 All Aunt Hagar's Children ·  

*Major Prize = Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, National Book Award, Man Booker Prize, and PEN/Faulkner Award

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