Winners of the 2013 National Book Awards were announced Wednesday. Click links below to reserve books in Cobb County Public Library System’s Adult and Juvenile collections.

theThingAboutLuckAnd, the winners are:

Special honors were presented during the New York City ceremony:  Maya Angelou accepted the Literarian Award for Outstanding Service to the American Literary Community and E.L. Doctorow received the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contributors to American Letters.

For extensive coverage of the 2013 awards and award finalists, visit the web site for the National Book Association at

Several news reports are available on the awards, including:

National Book Award Winners at Your Library
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