The Pulitzer jury named Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad this year’s winner in the fiction category.
Here are this year’s Pulitzer winners and finalists with bonus links:
Winner: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
In a Different Key: The Story of Autism by John Donvan and Caren Zucker
The Politics of Mourning: Death and Honor in Arlington National Cemetery by Micki McElya
Winner: Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy by Heather Ann Thompson
Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It by Larrie D. Ferreiro
New England Bound: Slavery and Colonization in Early America by Wendy Warren
Biography or Autobiography:
Winners and finalists in other categories are available at the Pulitzer Web site.