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  • Jordan Harper's SHE RIDES SHOTGUN winner of the 2018 Mystery Writers of American Edgar Award for Best First Novel, as well as a nominee for both the Anthony Award and the Barry Award for Best First Novel.

    THE LAST BALLAD by Wiley Cash and HEATING AND COOLING: 52 Micro-Memoirs by Beth Ann Fennelly selected as finalists for the Southern Book Prize.

    Wiley Cash' s THE LAST BALLAD selected as the winner of the Weatherford Prize for Appalachian Fiction and the Mary Frances Hobson Award for Distinguished Achievement in Arts and Letters, as well as named a Finalist for the Langum Prize in American Historical Fiction.

    Laura Lee Smith's THE ICE HOUSE wins the Gold Medal in the Florida Book Awards, fiction category.

    French Prizes for two Pulitzer Prize winners:

    Viet Thanh Nguyen's THE SYMPATHIZER winner of the 2017 Prix du Meilleur Livre Etranger for best foreign book published in France this year.
    Richard Russo's EVERYBODY'S FOOL awarded the Grand Prix de Litterature Americaine for best American novel published in translation in France during 2017.

    Viet Thanh Nguyen was named a 2017 MacArthur "Genius" for providing a "voice to the voiceless" in his fiction and cultural criticism.