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By Lori Feathers

In this collection of illuminating essays Danish writer Dorthe Nors explores the untamed, tumultuous North Sea coast of Denmark where she was raised and to which she returns to make... Read More

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  • Invitation to NBCC awards ceremony

    By Halima Elmajdoubi

    Dear NBCC Friends, The in-person NBCC awards ceremony is coming up next week! Register here if you haven’t already. Meanwhile, our 30 Books in 30 Days series is complete, with... Read More

  • Invitation to NBCC awards ceremony

    By David Varno

    We are thrilled to return to an in-person awards ceremony and reception this year, hosted by our longtime sponsor, The New School. We’re also deeply grateful to continue our relationship... Read More

  • Photo from window of snow on street with books inside

    By David Varno

    Dear NBCC Friends, Hope those of you in the northeast are enjoying the snow day. Today’s entertainment: throwing snowballs for the dog to chase. By the time we host our awards... Read More

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