Announced tonight, winners of the National Book Awards:
Young People’s Literature: Judy Blundell, What I Saw and How I Lied (Scholastic).
Poetry: Mark Doty, Fire to Fire: New and Collected Poems (Harper Collins).
Nonfiction: Annette Gordon-Reed, The Hemingses of Monticello (W.W. Norton & Co.).
Fiction: Peter Matthiessen, Shadow Country (Modern Library).