National Book Critics Circle AwardBiography/Autobiography

Given by National Book Critics Circle

Outros Nomes: John Leonard Award (Inglês), National Book Critics Circle Award finalist (Inglês)
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The National Book Critics Circle, founded in 1974, is a non-profit organization consisting of more than 900 active book reviewers who are interested in honoring quality writing and communicating mostrar mais with one another about common concerns... The centerpiece of NBCC activities is the annual awards for the best book in six categories: autobiography, biography, criticism, fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.

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Stages:
Todos, Winner (276), Finalist (1,264)
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Anos:
Todos, 2004 (1), 2003 (1), 2002 (5), 2001 (5), 2000 (5), 1999 (5), 1998 (5), 1997 (4), 1996 (5), 1995 (5), 1994 (5), 1993 (4), 1992 (6), 1991 (4), 1990 (4), 1989 (5), 1988 (5), 1987 (5), 1986 (4), 1985 (5), 1984 (5), 1983 (5), 1976 (1)
Announced:
Março 21: Winner2023 Recente
Janeiro 25: Finalist2023 Recente

Winner 21

Finalist 99

ObraAno
de Kooning: An American Master por Mark Stevens2004
Khrushchev: The Man and His Era por William Taubman2003
Charles Darwin: A Biography: Volume 2: The Power of Place por Janet Browne2002
Master of the Senate por Robert A. Caro2002
The Last American Man por Elizabeth Gilbert2002
Benjamin Franklin por Edmund S. Morgan2002
Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone? The Carter Family and Their Legacy in American Music por Mark Zwonitzer2002
Boswell's Presumptuous Task: The Making of the Life of Dr. Johnson por Adam Sisman2001
Borrowed Finery por Paula Fox2001
Positively 4th Street: The Lives and Times of Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Mimi Baez Farina and Richard Farina por David Hajdu2001
Milking the Moon: A Southerner's Story of Life on This Planet por Eugene Walter2001
The Scarlet Professor: Newton Arvin: A Literary Life Shattered by Scandal por Barry Werth2001
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan por Herbert P. Bix2000
The Monk in the Garden: The Lost and Found Genius of Gregor Mendel, the Father of Genetics por Robin Marantz Henig2000
I Will Bear Witness: A Diary of the Nazi Years 1933-1941 por Victor Klemperer2000
The Chief: the Life of William Randolph Hearst por David Nasaw2000
Marcel Proust: A Life por Jean-Yves Tadié2000
The Hairstons: An American Family in Black and White por Henry Wiencek1999
Coleridge: Darker Reflections, 1804-1834 por Richard Holmes1999
Morgan: American Financier por Jean Strouse1999
Secrets of the Flesh: A Life of Colette por Judith Thurman1999
The Trust: The Private and Powerful Family Behind the New York Times por Susan E. Tifft1999
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash por Sylvia Nasar1998
Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr. por Ron Chernow1998
Rocket Boys por Jr. Homer H. Hickam1998
King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero por David Remnick1998
Everybody Was So Young: Gerald and Sara Murphy: A Lost Generation Love Story por Amanda Vaill1998
Ernie Pyle's War: America's Eyewitness to World War II por James Tobin1997
American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson por Joseph J. Ellis1997
Virginia Woolf por Hermione Lee1997
Walking in the Shade: Volume Two of My Autobiography, 1949–1962 por Doris Lessing1997
Angela's Ashes por Frank McCourt1996
Pearl S. Buck: A Cultural Biography por Peter Conn1996
Lush Life: A Biography of Billy Strayhorn por David Hajdu1996
The Last Happy Occasion por Alan Shapiro1996
Charles Ives: A Life with Music por Jan Swafford1996
Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson por Robert Polito1995
Moving Violations por John Hockenberry1995
Emerson: The Mind on Fire por Robert D. Richardson Jr.1995
The Liars' Club: A Memoir por Mary Karr1995
Walt Whitman's America: A Cultural Biography por David S. Reynolds1995
Shot in the Heart por Mikal Gilmore1994
Toulouse-Lautrec: A Life (Phoenix Giants) por Julia Frey1994
Winchell: Gossip, Power, and the Culture of Celebrity por Neal Gabler1994
D.H. Lawrence: The Story of a Marriage por Brenda Maddox1994
Naturalist por Edward O. Wilson1994
French Lessons: A Memoir por Alice Kaplan1993
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1919: Biography of a Race por David Levering Lewis1993
A Different Person: A Memoir por James Ingram Merrill1993
The Passion of Michel Foucault por Jim Miller1993
Writing Dangerously: Mary McCarthy And Her World por Carol Brightman1992
The Rascal King: The Life and Times of James Michael Curley, 1874-1958 por Jack Beatty1992
Looking For The Light: The Hidden Life and Art of Marion Post Wolcott por Paul Hendrickson1992
Kissinger: A Biography por Walter Isaacson1992
The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan por Robert Kanigel1992
The Diversity of Life por Edward O. Wilson1992
Patrimonio. Una historia verdadera por Philip Roth1991
The Journals of John Cheever por John Cheever1991
Anne Sexton: A Biography por Diane Middlebrook1991
Maus II: A Survivor's Tale: And Here My Troubles Began por Art Spiegelman1991
Strong Drink, Strong Language por John Espey1990
The Five of Hearts: An Intimate Portrait of Henry Adams and His Friends, 1880-1918 por Patricia O'Toole1990
A Hole in the World: An American Boyhood por Richard Rhodes1990
Righteous Pilgrim: The Life and Times of Harold L. Ickes, 1874-1952 por T. H. Watkins1990
A First-Class Temperament: The Emergence of Franklin Roosevelt por Geoffrey C. Ward1989
Glenn Gould: A Life and Variations por Otto Friedrich1989
God Gave Us This Country: Tekamthi and the First American Civil War por Bil Gilbert1989
Richard Milhous Nixon: The Rise of an American Politician por Roger Morris1989
This Boy's Life por Tobias Wolff1989
Oscar Wilde por Richard Ellmann1988
The Selected Correspondence of Kenneth Burke and Malcolm Cowley, 1915-1981 por Kenneth Burke1988
The Letters of T. S. Eliot; Volume 1: 1898-1922 por T. S. Eliot1988
Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir por Paul Monette1988
Three scientists and their gods por Robert Wright1988
Chaucer: His Life, His Works, His World por Donald R. Howard1987
An American Childhood por Annie Dillard1987
Timebends: A Life por Arthur Miller1987
Don't Tread on Me: The Selected Letters of S. J. Perelman por S. J. Perelman1987
Private Domain: An Autobiography por Paul Taylor1987
The Life of Langston Hughes. Volume 1, 1902–1941, I, Too, Sing America por Arnold Rampersad1986
Tombee: Portrait of a cotton planter por Theodore Rosengarten1986
Velazquez: Painter and Courtier por Jonathan Brown1986
Dostoevsky: the stir of liberation 1860-1865 por Joseph Frank1986
Henry James: A Life por Leon Edel1985
Brigham Young: American Moses por Leonard J. Arrington1985
Louise Bogan: A Portrait por Elizabeth Frank1985
Wisconsin Death Trip por Michael Lesy1985
Giacometti: A Biography por James Lord1985
Dostoevsky: the years of ordeal 1850-1859 por Joseph Frank1984
Home Before Dark por Susan Cheever1984
Josephine Herbst por Elinor Langer1984
One Writer's Beginnings por Eudora Welty1984
Walt Whitman: The Making of the Poet por Paul Zweig1984
Minor Characters: A Beat Memoir por Joyce Johnson1983
Eleni por Nicholas Gage1983
Thomas Carlyle: A Biography por Fred Kaplan1983
Black Apollo of Science: The Life of Ernest Everett Just por Kenneth R. Manning1983
The Roots of Treason: Ezra Pound and the Secret of St. Elizabeths por E. Fuller Torrey1983
Letters of E. B. White por E. B. White1976

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The National Book Critics Circle, founded in 1974, is a non-profit organization consisting of more than 900 active book reviewers who are interested in honoring quality writing and communicating with one another about common concerns... The centerpiece of NBCC activities is the annual awards for the best book in six categories: autobiography, biography, criticism, fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.

Website

Finalists

(English, Member-written)
The National Book Critics Circle, founded in 1974, is a non-profit organization consisting of more than 900 active book reviewers who are interested in honoring quality writing and communicating with one another about common concerns... The centerpiece of NBCC activities is the annual awards for the best book in six categories: autobiography, biography, criticism, fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.

Website

Winners

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