2007’s Pulitzer Winners

April 17, 2007 | 12 books mentioned

The winners and finalists for the Pultizer Prize were announced today. I had recently speculated that The Road wasn’t a “typical Pulitzer candidate” in that the Pulitzer typically recognizes books that are less post-apocalyptic, but The Road suddenly appears unstoppable. (Note as well that we now officially have a book that was picked by Oprah before it won the Pulitzer. I bet that surprises some people.) Here are this year’s Pulitzer winners and finalists with excerpts where available:

Fiction:

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General Nonfiction:

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History:

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Biography:

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Winners and finalists in other categories are available at the Pulitzer Web site.

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