Finalists for 2012 National Book Awards Announced

Posted on October 23, 2012

2012 National Book Awards Fiction Finalists

The finalists for the 2012 National Book Awards have been announced. There were 1,285 books submitted by publishers for the awards in 2012. They included 311 fiction, 479 nonfiction, 181 poetry and 314 young people's literature. The finalists in fiction, nonfiction and children's are listed below. The covers of the fiction finalists are pictured above.

Fiction Finalists

Nonfiction Finalists Young People's Literature The awards will be announced at the National Book Awards Ceremony, which will be held on November 14.