This week, the National Book Foundation announced the winners of its 2021 National Book Awards in Young People’s Literature, Translated Literature, Poetry, Nonfiction, and Fiction. The winners in each category will receive $10,000 and a bronze medal and statue; finalists will receive $1,000 and a bronze medal.
And the winners are:
Jason Mott, Hell of a Book Dutton / Penguin Random House
TRANSLATED LITERATURE Elisa Shua Dusapin, Winter in Sokcho Translated from the French by Aneesa Abbas Higgins (Open Letter)
YOUNG PEOPLE’S LITERATURE Malinda Lo, Last Night at the Telegraph Club (Dutton Books for Young Readers / Penguin Random House)