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National Book Award Winners 2011

Established in 1950, the National Book Award is an American literary prize given to writers by writers and administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization. 2011 winners include:

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FICTION: Jesmyn Ward, Salvage the Bones

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NONFICTION: Stephen Greenblatt, The Swerve: How the World Became Modern

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YOUNG PEOPLE'S LITERATURE: Thanhha Lai, Inside Out & Back Again
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POETRY: Nikky Finney, Head Off and Split

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