Monday, April 12, 2010

2010 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Via Omnivoracious, the 2010 Pulitzer Prize Winners have been announced.

Fiction: Tinkers, by Paul Harding
History: Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World, by Liaquat Ahamed
Biography: The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, by T.J. Stiles
General Nonfiction: The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and its Dangerous Legacy, by David E. Hoffman
Poetry: Versed, by Rae Armantrout
Drama: Next to Normal, by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey

I was aware of the eventual History and Biography winners, but Tinkers? Never heard of it. Just reserved it at the library.


Anonymous said...

2010 Pulitzer Prize Winners Full List:

Chad Hull said...

Just read the first few pages on amazon of Tinkers. He definitely has a beautiful way with words. I'm gonna check it out as well.