National Book Critics Circle Awards 2010

Goon SquadThe National Book Critics Circle Awards was announced this week. This award is to promote the finest books published in English for the previous year. The winners include:

Fiction:
A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

Biography:
How To Live: Or, A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell

Poetry:
One With Others by C.D. Wright

General Nonfiction:
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson

Autobiography:
Half a Life by Darin Strauss