Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Celebrating 100 Years of Pulitzer Prize-Winning Fiction

Off the Shelf
By Erin Flaaen    |   Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Each April, since 1917, the Pulitzer Prize exalts some of the highest achievements in journalism and the arts. For the fiction award, the committee honors a piece of distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life, published the previous year. His Family by Ernest Poole was the first book to ever receive the award. This year, the prize is celebrating its centennial. The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction will be announced on April 18, and in its honor, we are taking a look at some of the many extraordinary novels that have won in the past. READ MORE

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