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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Beth Parker, Beth Parker PR, Laurie Hertzel, NBCC President, NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE ANNOUNCES WINNERS FOR 2019 AWARDS New York, NY (March 12, 2020)—Tonight, the National Book... Read More

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  • By Michael Schaub

    “Love is what carries you, for it is always there, even in the dark, or most in the dark, but shining out at times like gold stitches in a piece... Read More

  • By Michael Schaub

    “To state quite simply what we learn in time of pestilence: that there are more things to admire in men than to despise.” — Albert Camus, The Plague Dear members,... Read More

  • By Mark Athitakis

    Notice to members and NBCC awards attendees from President Laurie Hertzel: We regret to inform you that all of the NBCC public events--the Finalists Reading, the awards ceremony and the membership meeting--have been canceled because of the threat of the coronavirus. The gala party will be postponed until fall.... Read More

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