Pulitzer Prizes Announced

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.

FictionTinkers by Paul Harding

DramaNext to Normal, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey, music by Tom Kitt

HistoryLords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke The World by Liaquat Ahamed

Biography or AutobiographyThe First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T. J. Stiles

PoetryVersed by Rae Armantrout

General NonfictionThe Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy by David E. Hoffman