Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction

About the Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction The Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction were established in 2012 to recognize the best fiction and nonfiction books for adult readers published in the U.S. the previous year. Additional information can be found at http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/carnegieadult

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NameTitleYear
The DinnerThe Dinner2014 - Selection
The Unchangeable Spots of LeopardsThe Unchangeable Spots of Leopards2014 - Selection
The LowlandThe Lowland2014 - Selection
And the Mountains EchoedAnd the Mountains Echoed2014 - Selection
A Constellation of Vital PhenomenaA Constellation of Vital Phenomena2014 - Selection
The Good Lord BirdThe Good Lord Bird2014 - Selection
FoolsFools2014 - Selection
The Woman Who Lost Her SoulThe Woman Who Lost Her Soul2014 - Selection
A Tale for the Time BeingA Tale for the Time Being2014 - Selection
A Guide for the PerplexedA Guide for the Perplexed2014 - Selection
EnonEnon2014 - Selection
Life after LifeLife after Life2014 - Selection
The GoldfinchThe Goldfinch2014 - Finalist
Claire of the Sea LightClaire of the Sea Light2014 - Finalist
AmericanahAmericanah2014 - Finalist
ArchangelArchangel2014 - Selection
All the Land to Hold UsAll the Land to Hold Us2014 - Selection
The Signature of All ThingsThe Signature of All Things2014 - Selection
Too Bright to Hear, Too Loud to SeeToo Bright to Hear, Too Loud to See2014 - Selection
The CircleThe Circle2014 - Selection
Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly, and the Making of the Modern Middle EastLawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly, and the Making of the Modern Middle East2014 - Selection
The Woman UpstairsThe Woman Upstairs2014 - Selection
Bolivar: American LiberatorBolivar: American Liberator2014 - Selection
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New AmericaThe Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America2014 - Selection
Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of our Fellow CreaturesAnimal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of our Fellow Creatures2014 - Selection
Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane FranklinBook of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin2014 - Selection
Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of SafetyCommand and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety2014 - Selection
The Faraway NearbyThe Faraway Nearby2014 - Selection
The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of JournalismThe Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism2014 - Finalist
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged HospitalFive Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital2014 - Finalist
On Paper: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand Year HistoryOn Paper: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand Year History2014 - Finalist
Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of BeliefGoing Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief2014 - Selection
Jack London: An American LifeJack London: An American Life2014 - Selection
Darling: A Spiritual AutobiographyDarling: A Spiritual Autobiography2014 - Selection
WilsonWilson2014 - Selection
To the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster CareTo the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care2014 - Selection
The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of HijackingThe Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking2014 - Selection
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin OlympicsThe Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics2014 - Selection
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of NazarethZealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth2014 - Selection
Year Zero: A History of 1945Year Zero: A History of 19452014 - Selection
On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World LooksOn the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks2014 - Selection
Johnny Cash: The LifeJohnny Cash: The Life2014 - Selection
The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient CodeThe Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code2014 - Selection
The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme CourtThe Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court2013 - Selection
Joseph Anton: A MemoirJoseph Anton: A Memoir2013 - Selection
Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the SeaOcean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea2013 - Selection
The Social Conquest of EarthThe Social Conquest of Earth2013 - Selection
Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human PandemicSpillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic2013 - Selection
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward CurtisShort Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis2013 - Finalist
The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. KennedyThe Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy2013 - Selection
Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human PandemicSpillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic2013 - Finalist
The Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and DeatThe Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and Death2013 - Finalist
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?2013 - Selection
Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British MonarchyShooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Rebirth of the British Monarchy2013 - Selection
The Headmaster’s WagerThe Headmaster’s Wager2013 - Selection
Flight BehaviorFlight Behavior2013 - Selection
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold FryThe Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry2013 - Selection
The Orphan Master’s SonThe Orphan Master’s Son2013 - Selection
Bring Up the BodiesBring Up the Bodies2013 - Selection
Sweet ToothSweet Tooth2013 - Selection
The Testament of MaryThe Testament of Mary2013 - Selection
The CoveThe Cove2013 - Selection
Dear LifeDear Life2013 - Selection
HomeHome2013 - Selection
In One PersonIn One Person2013 - Selection
The Dog StarsThe Dog Stars2013 - Selection
AstrayAstray2013 - Selection
The Bartender’s Tale.The Bartender’s Tale2013 - Selection
This Is How You Lose HerThis Is How You Lose Her2013 - Selection
Telegraph AvenueTelegraph Avenue2013 - Selection
Half-Blood BluesHalf-Blood Blues2013 - Selection
A Hologram for the KingA Hologram for the King2013 - Selection
ArcadiaArcadia2013 - Selection
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime WalkBilly Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk2013 - Selection
CanadaCanada2013 - Selection
The Round HouseThe Round House2013 - Selection
One Last Thing before I Go.One Last Thing before I Go2013 - Selection
The Lower RiverThe Lower River2013 - Selection
Engines of Change: A History of the American Dream in Fifteen CarsEngines of Change: A History of the American Dream in Fifteen Cars2013 - Selection
Why Does the World Exist? An Existential Detective StoryWhy Does the World Exist? An Existential Detective Story2013 - Selection
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward CurtisShort Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis2013 - Selection
The Beginner’s GoodbyeThe Beginner’s Goodbye2013 - Selection
Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky FlatsFull Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats2013 - Selection
Leonardo and the Last SupperLeonardo and the Last Supper2013 - Selection
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of PowerThomas Jefferson: The Art of Power2013 - Selection
Barack Obama: The StoryBarack Obama: The Story2013 - Selection
The Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and DeathThe Mansion of Happiness: A History of Life and Death2013 - Selection
Fire in the Ashes: Twenty-Five Years among the Poorest Children in AmericaFire in the Ashes: Twenty-Five Years among the Poorest Children in America2013 - Selection
Some of My Best Friends Are Black: The Strange Story of Integration in AmericaSome of My Best Friends Are Black: The Strange Story of Integration in America2013 - Selection
Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital UniverseTuring's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe2013 - Selection
The Round HouseThe Round House2013 - Finalist
The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon JohnsonThe Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson2013 - Selection
BattlebornBattleborn2013 - Selection
Beautiful RuinsBeautiful Ruins2013 - Selection
This Is How You Lose HerThis Is How You Lose Her2013 - Finalist
CanadaCanada2013 - Finalist
The Orphan Master’s SonThe Orphan Master’s Son2013 - Selection
James Joyce: A New BiographyJames Joyce: A New Biography2013 - Selection
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop TalkingQuiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking2013 - Selection
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai UndercityBehind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity2013 - Selection
Marable, ManningMalcolm X2012 - Finalist
Gleick, JamesThe Information2012 - Finalist
Enright, AnneThe Forgotten Waltz2012 - Winner
Massie, Robert K.Catherine the Great2012 - Winner
Russell, KarenSwamplandia!2012 - Finalist
Banks, RussellLost Memory of Skin2012 - Finalist