2020 National Book Awards Longlist for Nonfiction

The ten contenders for the National Book Award for Nonfiction

Today is the day! The National Book Foundation has announced the Longlist for the 2020 National Book Award! Here is the longlist the National Book Award for Nonfiction:

Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a Manifesto by Michelle Bowdler

The Undocumented Americans by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio

If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future by Jill Lepore

The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X by Les Payne and Tamara Payne

Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory by Claudio Saunt

My Autobiography of Carson McCullers by Jenn Shapland

Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl by Jonathan C. Slaght

How to Make a Slave and Other Essays by Jerald Walker

Afropessimism by Frank B. Wilderson III

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson

~Stay tuned for the Finalists to be revealed on October 6th.~

Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a Manifesto Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250255631
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 28th, 2020

The Undocumented Americans Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399592683
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Published: One World - March 24th, 2020

If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781631496103
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Published: Liveright - September 15th, 2020

The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781631491665
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Published: Liveright - October 20th, 2020

Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393609844
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 24th, 2020

My Autobiography of Carson McCullers: A Memoir Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781947793286
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Published: Tin House Books - February 4th, 2020

Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374228484
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 4th, 2020

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How to Make a Slave and Other Essays (21st Century Essays) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780814255995
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Published: Mad Creek Books - November 2nd, 2020

Afropessimism Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631496141
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Published: Liveright - April 7th, 2020

Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593230251
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Published: Random House - August 4th, 2020