The 2013 Pulitzer Prize Winners have been announced and now is the time to build your collection with these award-winning books! The winners and selected finalists featured below are available for purchase in Content Reserve. For our value shoppers, the Fiction and General Nonfiction winning eBooks are both currently priced under $15 (USD)!


FICTION – “The Orphan Master’s Son” by Adam Johnson


In 2012, there was no winner for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction so Johnson’s “The Orphan Master’s Son” is the first to win the award since 2011’s “A Visit from the Goon Squad” by Jennifer Egan.


Also nominated as a finalist in the Fiction category this year:

 “What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank” by Nathan Englander


HISTORY – “Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America’s Vietnam” by Fredrik Logevall


Also nominated as a finalist in the History category this year:

“The Barbarous Years: The Peopling of British North America: The Conflict of Civilizations, 1600-1675” by Bernard Bailyn


POETRY – “Stag’s Leap” by Sharon Olds


Also nominated as a finalist in the Poetry category this year:

“Collected Poems” by Jack Gilbert


GENERAL NONFICTION – “Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America” by Gilbert King


Also nominated as a finalist in the General Nonfiction category:

“Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity” by Katherine Boo


BIOGRAPHY – “The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo” by Tom Reiss


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Melissa Marin is a Marketing Specialist at OverDrive. 

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