Earlier this week, the PEN American Center annouced their 2011 PEN Literary Awards winners. Highlights include:
Fiction Debut - Susanna Daniel, Stiltsville (Harper Perennial) &
Danielle Evans, Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self (Riverhead)
Nonfiction - Robert Perkinson, Texas Tough: The Rise of America's Prison Empire (Metropolitan Books)
Science Writing - Siddhartha Mukherjee, The Emperor of All Maladies (Scribner)
Sports Writing - George Dohrmann, Play Their Hearts Out (Ballantine Books)
Biography - Stacy Schiff, Cleopatra: A Life (Little, Brown and Company)
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