Yesterday the Pulitzer Prizes were annouced. This prestigious award is annually handed out in the categories Journalism and Letters, Drama and Music. I’ll list the book winners below; for the rest please see the Pulitzer Prize website.
Fiction: Tinkers by Paul Harding
Drama: Next to Normal, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey, music by Tom Kitt
History: Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke The World by Liaquat Ahamed
Biography or Autobiography: The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T. J. Stiles
Poetry: Versed by Rae Armantrout
General Nonfiction: The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy by David E. Hoffman