Congratulations to the 2012 winners of the National Book Awards, announced last night.
Fiction: Louise Erdrich, The Round House
Nonfiction: Katherine Boo, Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Poetry: David Ferry, Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations
Young People's Literature: William Alexander, Goblin Secrets
Read more about the awards here and