The announcement of this award slips past me every year. I was just looking to see when it would be announced and see that it already was (see their page).


  • The Yellow Birds, by Kevin Powers


  • A Partial History of Lost Causes, by Jennifer duBois
  • In the Shadow of the Banyan, by Vaddey Ratner

Honorable Mentions:

  • Forgotten Country, by Catherine Chung
  • As It Is on Earth, by Peter M. Wheelwright
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