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National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction

National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists are listed below. The star rating and number of reviews are from Amazon.com. In parentheses after the star rating and number of reviews are the number of pages in the book and any other awards that the book was a finalist for. Award names in red indicate the the book was the winner of that award. Click the buy from Amazon.com link to be taken to the Amazon.com website where you can purchase the book from the premier online bookseller.

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2016 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
LaRose by Louise Erdrich Winner!
448 reviews (2016) (384p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=6 UnqBooks=6 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=3 NBCCAWin=2 NBANom=2
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Moonglow by Michael Chabon
391 reviews (2016) (448p) (NBCCA) (Amazon) ()
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslett
229 reviews (2016) (368p) (NBCCA) (TIME)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
1681 reviews (2016) (336p) (NBCCA) (TIME) ()
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Swing Time by Zadie Smith
157 reviews (2016) (416p) (NBCCA) (TIME) (Amazon) ()
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=3 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2015 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Sellout by Paul Beatty Winner!
236 reviews (2015) (304p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (NYTimes) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
1511 reviews (2015) (400p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli
46 reviews (2015) (184p) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra
151 reviews (2015) (352p) (NBCCA) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh
162 reviews (2015) (272p) (NBCCA) (Booker)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2014 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Lila by Marilynne Robinson Winner!
1064 reviews (2014) (272p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
Author: TotNom=9 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=2 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=3 NBCCAWin=2 NBANom=2
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An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine
333 reviews (2014) (320p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James
445 reviews (2014) (704p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (TIME)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Euphoria by Lily King
1319 reviews (2014) (256p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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On Such a Full Sea by Chang-Rae Lee
235 reviews (2014) (368p) (NBCCA) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2013 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Winner!
2770 reviews (2013) (496p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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THE INFATUATIONS by Javier Marías
62 reviews (2013) (352p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Someone by Alice McDermott
529 reviews (2013) (240p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=7 UnqBooks=5 PPNom=3 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=2
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A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
1042 reviews (2013) (432p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (LATimes) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
23224 reviews (2013) (784p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2012 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain Winner!
762 reviews (2012) (320p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (TIME) (LATimes) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=1
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HHhH by Laurent Binet
123 reviews (2012) (336p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Orphan Master's Son by Adam Johnson
2468 reviews (2012) (464p) (PP) (NBCCA) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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Magnificence by Lydia Millet
15 reviews (2012) (256p) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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NW by Zadie Smith
221 reviews (2012) (400p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (TIME)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=3 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2011 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Binocular Vision by Edith Pearlman Winner!
109 reviews (2011) (392p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (LATimes)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=1
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OPEN CITY by Teju Cole
152 reviews (2011) (p) (NBCCA) (TIME)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
691 reviews (2011) (496p) (NBCCA) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Stranger's Child by Alan Hollinghurst
156 reviews (2011) (448p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=3 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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STONE ARABIA by Dana Spiotta
37 reviews (2011) (p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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2010 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan Winner!
931 reviews (2010) (288p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF) (NYTimes) (TIME) (LATimes) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=1
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Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
1367 reviews (2010) (576p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (TIME) (LATimes) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=5 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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To the End of the Land by David Grossman
155 reviews (2010) (592p) (NBCCA) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Comedy In A Minor Key by Hans Keilson
21 reviews (2010) (144p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Skippy Dies by Paul Murray
187 reviews (2010) (672p) (NBCCA) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2009 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel Winner!
2222 reviews (2009) (560p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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American Salvage by Bonnie Jo Campbell
31 reviews (2009) (170p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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Blame by Michelle Huneven
92 reviews (2009) (304p) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Book of Night Women by Marlon James
71 reviews (2009) (448p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Lark and Termite by Jayne Anne Phillips
183 reviews (2009) (304p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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2008 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
2666 by Roberto Bolano Winner!
244 reviews (2008) (912p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon
53 reviews (2008) (304p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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Home by Marilynne Robinson
313 reviews (2008) (336p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (LATimes) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=9 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=2 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=3 NBCCAWin=2 NBANom=2
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Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
578 reviews (2008) (304p) (PP) (NBCCA) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Ballad of Trenchmouth Taggart by Glenn Taylor
26 reviews (2008) (288p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2007 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz Winner!
1202 reviews (2007) (352p) (PP) (NBCCA) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=1
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Sacred Games by Vikram Chandra
90 reviews (2007) (992p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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In the Country of Men by Hisham Matar
43 reviews (2006) (256p) (NBCCA) (Booker)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Gravediggers Daughter by Joyce Carol Oates
84 reviews (2007) (992p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=10 UnqBooks=7 PPNom=4 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=3
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The Shadow Catcher by Marianne Wiggins
23 reviews (2007) (336p) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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2006 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai Winner!
250 reviews (2006) (336p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
127 reviews (2006) (448p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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What Is the What by Dave Eggers
418 reviews (2006) (386p) (NBCCA) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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The Lay of the Land by Richard Ford
130 reviews (2006) (496p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=6 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=2 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Road by Cormac McCarthy
3962 reviews (2006) (256p) (PP) (NBCCA) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=1
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2005 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The March by E. L. Doctorow Winner!
287 reviews (2005) (384p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=11 UnqBooks=5 PPNom=2 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=4 NBCCAWin=3 NBANom=3
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Veronica by Mary Gaitskill
82 reviews (2005) (240p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
1367 reviews (2005) (304p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=5 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Small Island by Andrea Levy
84 reviews (2005) (448p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Europe Central by William T. Vollmann
42 reviews (2005) (832p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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2004 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Gilead by Marilynne Robinson Winner!
975 reviews (2004) (256p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=9 UnqBooks=4 PPNom=2 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=3 NBCCAWin=2 NBANom=2
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The Dew Breaker by Edwidge Danticat
57 reviews (2004) (256p) (NBCCA) (PF)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst
132 reviews (2004) (400p) (NBCCA) (Booker)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=3 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
1979 reviews (2004) (528p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Plot Against America by Philip Roth
534 reviews (2004) (400p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=19 UnqBooks=12 PPNom=4 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=6 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=6
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2003 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Known World by Edward P. Jones Winner!
461 reviews (2003) (432p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=5 UnqBooks=3 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=2
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Brick Lane by Monica Ali
208 reviews (2003) (432p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (NYTimes) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=2 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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A Distant Shore by Caryl Phillips
12 reviews (2003) (288p) (NBCCA) (PF)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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The Time of Our Singing by Richard Powers
47 reviews (2003) (640p) (NBCCA)
Author: TotNom=7 UnqBooks=6 PPNom=1 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=4 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=2
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Old School by Tobias Wolff
151 reviews (2003) (208p) (NBCCA) (PF) (LATimes) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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2002 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Atonement by Ian McEwan Winner!
1126 reviews (2002) (368p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=6 UnqBooks=5 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
1685 reviews (2002) (544p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (Amazon)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Nowhere Man by Aleksandar Hemon
21 reviews (2002) (256p) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
Author: TotNom=3 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=1
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Roscoe by William Kennedy
23 reviews (2002) (608p) (NBCCA) (PF) (NYTimes)
Author: TotNom=5 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=1 NBANom=0
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The Darts of Cupid and Other Stories by Edith Templeton
3 reviews (2002) (320p) (NBCCA)
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2001 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Austerlitz by W. G. Sebald Winner!
82 reviews (2001) (304p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (ALA)
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The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
1415 reviews (2001) (592p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
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Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories by Alice Munro
41 reviews (2001) (336p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (TIME)
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Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
1269 reviews (2001) (336p) (NBCCA) (PF) (Amazon)
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John Henry Days by Colson Whitehead
47 reviews (2001) (400p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (Amazon)
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2000 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Being Dead by Jim Crace Winner!
145 reviews (2000) (208p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (Amazon) (ALA)
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A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You: Stories by Amy Bloom
30 reviews (2000) (164p) (NBCCA) (Amazon)
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The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
1024 reviews (2000) (656p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
Author: TotNom=4 UnqBooks=2 PPNom=1 PPWin=1 NBCCANom=2 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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Assorted Fire Events: Stories by David Means
12 reviews (2000) (176p) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
Author: TotNom=1 UnqBooks=1 PPNom=0 PPWin=0 NBCCANom=1 NBCCAWin=0 NBANom=0
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White Teeth by Zadie Smith
500 reviews (2000) (464p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
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1999 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem Winner!
310 reviews (1999) (336p) (NBCCA) (ALA)
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Midnight Champagne by A. Manette Ansay
53 reviews (1999) (240p) (NBCCA)
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The Night Inspector by Frederick Busch
32 reviews (1999) (304p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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Disgrace by J. M. Coetzee
515 reviews (1999) (220p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (NYTimes) (ALA)
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The Wonders of the Invisible World: Stories by David Gates
10 reviews (1999) (272p) (NBCCA)
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1998 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Love of a Good Woman: Stories by Alice Munro Winner!
28 reviews (1998) (352p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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The Hours by Michael Cunningham
645 reviews (1998) (240p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF) (ALA)
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Preston Falls by David Gates
38 reviews (1998) (352p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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Birds of America: Stories by Lorrie Moore
118 reviews (1998) (304p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (ALA)
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No Lease on Life by Lynne Tillman
5 reviews (1998) (192p) (NBCCA)
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1997 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Blue Flower by Penelope Fitzgerald Winner!
136 reviews (1997) (240p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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Underworld by Don DeLillo
4 reviews (1997) (832p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier
1733 reviews (1997) (464p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (ALA)
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Dreams of My Russian Summers by Andrei Makine
42 reviews (1997) (256p) (NBCCA)
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American Pastoral by Philip Roth
392 reviews (1997) (432p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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1996 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Women in Their Beds: New and Selected Stories by Gina Berriault Winner!
13 reviews (1996) (352p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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About Schmidt by Louis Begley
34 reviews (1996) (304p) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
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Dancing After Hours: Stories by Andre Dubus
10 reviews (1996) (256p) (NBCCA)
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The Autobiography of My Mother by Jamaica Kincaid
32 reviews (1996) (228p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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From Bondage by Henry Roth
2 reviews (1996) (416p) (NBCCA)
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1995 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Mrs. Ted Bliss by Stanley Elkin Winner!
8 reviews (1995) (294p) (NBCCA)
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Independence Day by Richard Ford
129 reviews (1995) (464p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF) (NYTimes)
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Galatea 2.2 by Richard Powers
59 reviews (1995) (336p) (NBCCA)
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Moo by Jane Smiley
84 reviews (1995) (448p) (NBCCA)
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The Tent of Orange Mist by Paul West
7 reviews (1995) (263p) (NBCCA)
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1994 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields Winner!
188 reviews (1994) (361p) (PP) (NBCCA) (Booker)
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In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez
169 reviews (1994) (325p) (NBCCA) (ALA)
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A Frolic of His Own by William Gaddis
37 reviews (1994) (512p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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The Prince of West End Avenue by Alan Isler
5 reviews (1994) (256p) (NBCCA)
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And All Our Wounds Forgiven by Julius Lester
2 reviews (1994) (240p) (NBCCA)
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1993 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines Winner!
522 reviews (1993) (272p) (NBCCA) (ALA)
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The Jade Cabinet by Rikki Ducornet
  0 reviews (1993) (0p) (NBCCA)
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Feather Crowns by Bobbie Ann Mason
13 reviews (1993) (464p) (NBCCA)
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The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
465 reviews (1993) (352p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (ALA)
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Vindication by Frances Sherwood
12 reviews (1993) (448p) (NBCCA)
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1992 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy Winner!
335 reviews (1992) (320p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (ALA)
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Let the Dead Bury Their Dead: Stories by Randall Kenan
8 reviews (1992) (348p) (NBCCA) (LATimes) (ALA)
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Black Water by Joyce Carol Oates
63 reviews (1992) (154p) (PP) (NBCCA)
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Clockers by Richard Price
36 reviews (1992) (608p) (NBCCA)
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Outerbridge Reach by Robert Stone
19 reviews (1992) (409p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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1991 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley Winner!
211 reviews (1991) (384p) (PP) (NBCCA) (LATimes) (ALA)
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Wartime Lies by Louis Begley
11 reviews (1991) (0p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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Typical American by Gish Jen
13 reviews (1991) (304p) (NBCCA)
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The Gold Bug Variations by Richard Powers
50 reviews (1991) (640p) (NBCCA)
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Mating by Norman Rush
83 reviews (1991) (496p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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1990 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Rabbit at Rest by John Updike Winner!
46 reviews (1990) (0p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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Middle Passage by Charles Johnson
49 reviews (1990) (224p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Family Pictures by Sue Miller
32 reviews (1990) (448p) (NBCCA)
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The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
828 reviews (1990) (272p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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Collected Stories of Wallace Stegner by Wallace Stegner
3 reviews (1990) (525p) (NBCCA)
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1989 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Billy Bathgate by E. L. Doctorow Winner!
39 reviews (1989) (323p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF) (NYTimes)
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Affliction by Russell Banks
43 reviews (1989) (368p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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The Jump-Off Creek by Molly Gloss
22 reviews (1989) (192p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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On the Island: New and Selected Stories by Josephine Jacobsen
4 reviews (1989) (256p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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Leaving Brooklyn by Lynne Sharon Schwartz
4 reviews (1989) (146p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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1988 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Middleman and Other Stories by Bharati Mukherjee Winner!
8 reviews (1988) (197p) (NBCCA)
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Where I'm Calling From: Selected Stories by Raymond Carver
69 reviews (1988) (544p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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Libra by Don DeLillo
78 reviews (1988) (464p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes) (LATimes)
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Paris Trout by Pete Dexter
30 reviews (1988) (306p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Wheat That Springeth Green by J. F. Powers
9 reviews (1988) (327p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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1987 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Counterlife by Philip Roth Winner!
23 reviews (1987) (336p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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Beloved by Toni Morrison
676 reviews (1987) (288p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes) (Novel100)
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The Age of Grief by Jane Smiley
10 reviews (1987) (224p) (NBCCA)
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Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner
127 reviews (1987) (368p) (NBCCA)
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The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
181 reviews (1987) (704p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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1986 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Kate Vaiden by Reynolds Price Winner!
17 reviews (1986) (320p) (NBCCA)
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The Beet Queen by Louise Erdrich
26 reviews (1986) (352p) (NBCCA)
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A Summons to Memphis by Peter Taylor
23 reviews (1986) (224p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (LATimes)
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Roger's Version by John Updike
12 reviews (1986) (352p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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The Moon Pinnace by Thomas Williams
  0 reviews (1986) (566p) (NBCCA)
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1985 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler Winner!
89 reviews (1985) (352p) (PP) (NBCCA) (LATimes)
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White Noise by Don DeLillo
297 reviews (1985) (326p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
432 reviews (1985) (864p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF)
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Three Farmers On Their Way To A Dance by Richard Powers
20 reviews (1985) (352p) (NBCCA)
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The Old Forest and Other Stories by Peter Taylor
6 reviews (1985) (358p) (NBCCA) (PF) (NYTimes)
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1984 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich Winner!
72 reviews (1984) (384p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes) (LATimes)
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Stones for Ibarra by Harriet Doerr
27 reviews (1984) (224p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF) (LATimes)
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Family Dancing: Stories by David Leavitt
12 reviews (1984) (205p) (NBCCA) (PF)
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Foreign Affairs by Alison Lurie
38 reviews (1984) (0p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Machine Dreams by Jayne Anne Phillips
6 reviews (1984) (331p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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1983 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Ironweed by William Kennedy Winner!
70 reviews (1983) (227p) (PP) (NBCCA) (PF) (Modern100) (NYTimes)
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Cathedral by Raymond Carver
49 reviews (1983) (240p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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During the Reign of the Queen of Persia by Joan Chase
3 reviews (1983) (275p) (NBCCA) (NYTimes)
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Magnetic Field(s) by Ron Loewinsohn
5 reviews (1983) (0p) (NBCCA)
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The Anatomy Lesson by Philip Roth
15 reviews (1983) (304p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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1982 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
George Mills by Stanley Elkin Winner!
1 reviews (1982) (518p) (NBCCA)
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Shiloh and Other Stories by Bobbie Ann Mason
7 reviews (1982) (256p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF)
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Levitation by Cynthia Ozick
  0 reviews (1982) (0p) (NBCCA)
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Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler
79 reviews (1982) (336p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF) (NYTimes) (LATimes)
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1981 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Rabbit is Rich by John Updike Winner!
34 reviews (1981) (432p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (NYTimes)
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Sixty Stories by Donald Barthelme
22 reviews (1981) (464p) (NBCCA) (PF) (LATimes)
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Riddley Walker by Russell Hoban
84 reviews (1981) (254p) (NBCCA)
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The Men's Club by Leonard Michaels
2 reviews (1981) (181p) (NBCCA)
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A Flag for Sunrise by Robert Stone
13 reviews (1981) (448p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF) (NYTimes) (LATimes)
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1980 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Transit of Venus by Shirley Hazzard Winner!
34 reviews (1980) (352p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF)
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Loon Lake by E. L. Doctorow
9 reviews (1980) (258p) (NBCCA)
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So Long, See You Tomorrow by William Maxwell
59 reviews (1980) (144p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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The Second Coming by Walker Percy
30 reviews (1980) (368p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (PF) (LATimes)
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Morgan's Passing by Anne Tyler
24 reviews (1980) (352p) (NBCCA)
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1979 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Year of the French by Thomas Flanagan Winner!
18 reviews (1979) (648p) (NBCCA)
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King of the Jews by Leslie Epstein
6 reviews (1979) (350p) (NBCCA)
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Sleepless Nights by Elizabeth Hardwick
12 reviews (1979) (128p) (NBCCA)
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The Executioner's Song by Norman Mailer
88 reviews (1979) (1072p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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The Ghost Writer by Philip Roth
38 reviews (1979) (192p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Sophie's Choice by William Styron
148 reviews (1979) (576p) (NBCCA) (NBA) (Modern100)
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1978 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
The Stories of John Cheever by John Cheever Winner!
65 reviews (1978) (704p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Final Payments by Mary Gordon
6 reviews (1978) (0p) (NBCCA)
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The World According to Garp by John Irving
299 reviews (1978) (624p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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Wrinkles by Charles Simmons
2 reviews (1978) (192p) (NBCCA)
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The Coup by John Updike
11 reviews (1978) (0p) (NBCCA)
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1977 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison Winner!
237 reviews (1977) (337p) (NBCCA)
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Falconer by John Cheever
22 reviews (1977) (224p) (NBCCA)
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Book of Common Prayer by Joan Didion
11 reviews (1977) (272p) (NBCCA)
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The Professor of Desire by Philip Roth
10 reviews (1977) (272p) (NBCCA)
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Union Dues by John Sayles
1 reviews (1977) (0p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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1976 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
October Light by John Gardner Winner!
11 reviews (1976) (0p) (NBCCA)
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Speedboat by Renata Adler
4 reviews (1976) (0p) (NBCCA)
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Details of a Sunset and Other Stories by Vladimir Nabokov
1 reviews (1976) (179p) (NBCCA)
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Bloodshed by Cynthia Ozick
  0 reviews (1976) (178p) (NBCCA)
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The Easter Parade by Richard Yates
42 reviews (1976) (240p) (NBCCA)
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1975 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction Winners and Finalists
Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow Winner!
135 reviews (1975) (270p) (NBCCA) (Modern100)
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Families and Survivors by Alice Adams
2 reviews (1975) (211p) (NBCCA)
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Humboldt's Gift by Saul Bellow
47 reviews (1975) (487p) (PP) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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A Swimmer in the Secret Sea by William Kotzwinkle
6 reviews (1975) (91p) (NBCCA)
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Beyond the Bedroom Wall by Larry Woiwode
9 reviews (1975) (620p) (NBCCA) (NBA)
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