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Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction is awarded for distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life.  Previous winners have included:

The orphan master's son : a novel / Adam Johnson A visit from the Goon Squad / Jennifer Egan Tinkers / Paul Harding Olive Kitteridge / Elizabeth Strout The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao / Junot Diaz The road / Cormac McCarthy March / Geraldine Brooks Gilead / Marilynne Robinson The known world / Edward P. Jones Middlesex / Jeffrey Eugenides Empire Falls / Richard Russo The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay : a novel / Michael Chabon Interpreter of maladies : stories / Jhumpa Lahiri The hours / Michael Cunningham American pastoral / Philip Roth Independence day / Richard Ford The stone diaries / Carol Shields The shipping news / E. Annie Proulx A thousand acres / Jane Smiley Rabbit at rest / John Updike Breathing lessons / by Anne Tyler Beloved / Toni Morrison A summons to Memphis / Peter Taylor Lonesome dove : a novel / by Larry McMurtry Foreign affairs / Alison Lurie The color purple / Alice Walker Rabbit is rich / John Updike A confederacy of dunces / John Kennedy Toole Humboldt's gift / Saul Bellow http://catalog.noblenet.org/opac/extras/ac/jacket/medium/0679425411 Angle of repose / Wallace Stegner The confessions of Nat Turner / William Styron To kill a mockingbird / by Harper Lee Advise and consent / Allen Drury A death in the family / James Agee Andersonville / Kantor, MacKinlay The old man and the sea / Ernest Hemingway The Caine mutiny / Herman Wouk

updated 12/27/13