Fiction: A Visit from the Goon Squad, by Jennifer Egan

Poetry: One with Others: [a little book of her days], by C.D. Writght

Biography: How to Live: Or, A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer

Nonfiction: The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration, by Isabel Wilkerson

Criticism: Lyric Poetry and Modern Politics: Russia, Poland, and the West, by Clare Cavanagh

Autobiography: Half a Life, by Darin Strauss

For a list of all finalists, click here.

My apologies. I first reported that Grossman’s novel won.

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