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West Carroll Parish Library
Corner Highway 17 and Marietta • PO Box 703
Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
Phone: 318.428.4100  • Fax: 318.428.9887  
National Book Critics Circle
2016 (Fiction)
LaRose
Book Jacket   Louise Erdrich
2016 (General NonFiction)
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Book Jacket   Matthew Desmond
 
2016 (Biography)
Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life
 Ruth Franklin
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2016 (Poetry)
House of Lords and Commons
 Ishion Hutchinson
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2016 (Criticism)
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide
Book Jacket   Carol Anderson
2015 (Fiction)
The Sellout: A Novel
Book Jacket   Paul Beatty
 
2015 (General NonFiction)
Dreamland: The True Tale of Americas Opiate Epidemic
 Sam Quinones
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2015 (Biography)
Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley
 Charlotte Gordon
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2015 (Autobiography)
Negroland: A Memoir
Book Jacket   Margo Jefferson
2015 (Poetry)
Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude
Book Jacket   Ross Gay
 
2015 (Criticism)
The Argonauts
 Maggie Nelson
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2014 (Fiction)
Lila
 Marilynne Robinson
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2014 (General NonFiction)
A brief history of seven killings : a novel
Book Jacket   Marlon James
2014 (Biography)
Tennessee williams : mad pilgrimage of the flesh.
Book Jacket   John Lahr
 
2014 (Autobiography)
Cant we talk about something more pleasant?
 Roz Chast
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2014 (Poetry)
Citizen : an american lyric.
 Claudia Rankine
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2014 (Criticism)
The Essential Ellen Willis
Book Jacket   Ellen Willis
2013 (Fiction)
Americanah
Book Jacket   Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
 
2013 (General Nonfiction)
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
 Sheri Fink
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2013 (Biography)
Jonathan Swift: His Life and His World
 Leo Damrosch
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2013 (Autobiography)
Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti
Book Jacket   Amy Wilentz
2013 (Poetry)
Metaphysical Dog: Poems
Book Jacket   Frank Bidart
 
2013 (Criticism)
Distant Reading
 Franco Moretti
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2012 (Fiction)
Billy Lynns Long Halftime Walk
 Ben Fountain
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2012 (General Nonfiction)
Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity
Book Jacket   Andrew Solomon
2012 (Biography)
The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson
Book Jacket   Robert Caro
 
2012 (Autobiography)
Swimming Studies
 Leanne Shapton
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2012 (Poetry)
Useless Landscape/A Guide for Boys
 D. A. Powell
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2012 (Criticism)
Strange Magic: Charmed States and the Arabian Nights
Book Jacket   Marina Warner
2011 (Fiction)
Binocular Vision: New and Selected Stories
Book Jacket   Edith Pearlman
 
2011 (General Nonfiction)
Libertys Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World
 Maya Jasanoff
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2011 (Biography)
George F. Kennan: An American Life
 John Lewis Gaddis
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2011 (Autobiography)
The Memory Palace: A Memoir
Book Jacket   Mira Bartok
2011 (Poetry)
Space, in Chains
Book Jacket   Laura Kasischke
 
2011 (Criticism)
Otherwise Known as the Human Condition: Selected Essays and Reviews
 Geoff Dyer
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2010 (Fiction)
A Visit from the Goon Squad
 Jennifer Egan
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2010 (General Nonfiction)
The Warmth of Other Suns
Book Jacket   Isabel Wilkerson
2010 (Biography)
How to Live OR a life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Sarah Bakewell
 
2010 (Autobiography)
Half a Life
 Darin Strauss
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2010 (Poetry)
One with Others
 CD Wright
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2010 (Criticism)
Lyric Poetry and Modern Politics
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Clare Cavanagh
2009 (Fiction)
Wolf Hall
Book Jacket   Hilary Mantel
 
2009 (General Nonfiction)
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science
 Richard Holmes
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2009 (Biography)
Cheever: A life
 Blake Bailey
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2009 (Autobiography)
Somewhere Towards the End
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Diana Athill
2009 (Poetry)
Versed
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Rae Armantrout
 
2009 (Criticism)
Notes from No Mans Land: American Essays
 Eula Biss
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2008 (Criticism)
Childrens Literature: A Readers History from Aesop to Harry Potter (University of Chicago Press)
 Seth Lerer
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2008 (Poetry)
Sleeping It Off in Rapid City (Farrar, Strauss)
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   August Kleinzahler
2008 (Poetry)
Half the World in Light(University of Arizona Press)
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Juan Felipe Herrera
 
2008 (Autobiography)
My Fathers Paradise: A Sons Search for His Jewish Past in Kurdish Iraq
 Ariel Sabar
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2008 (Biography)
The World Is What It Is: The Authorized Biography of V.S. Naipaul
 Patrick French
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2008 (General Nonfiction)
The Forever War
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Dexter Filkins
2008 (Fiction)
2666
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Roberto Bolaņo
 
2009 (Fiction)
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
 Junot Diaz
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2008 (Nonfiction)
Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experiments on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present
 Harriet Washington
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2008 (Biography)
Stanley, the Impossible Life of Africas Greatest Explorer
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Tim Jeal
2007 (Fiction)
The Inheritance of Loss
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Kiran Desai
 
2007 (Nonfiction)
Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution
 Simon Schama
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2007 (Biography)
James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon
 Julie Phillips
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2006 (Fiction)
The March
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   E. L. Doctorow
2006 (Nonfiction)
Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of Nuclear Disaster
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Svetlana Alexievich
 
2006 (Biography)
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
 Kai Bird
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2005 (Fiction)
Gilead
 Marilynne Robinson
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2005 (Nonfiction)
The Reformation: A History
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Diarmaid MacCulloch
2005 (Biography)
De Kooning: An American Master
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Mark Stevens
 
2004 (Fiction)
The Known World
 Edward P. Jones
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2004 (Nonfiction)
Sons of Mississippi
 Paul Hendrickson
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2004 (Biography)
Khrushchev: The Man and His Era
Book Jacket   William Taubman
2003 (Fiction)
Atonement
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Ian McEwan
 
2003 (Nonfiction)
A Problem From Hell
 Samantha Power
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2003 (Biography)
Charles Darwin
 Janet Browne
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2002 (Fiction)
Austerlitz
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   W. G. Sebald
2002 (Nonfiction)
Double Fold
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Nicholson Baker
 
2002 (Biography)
Boswells Presumptious Task
 Adam Sisman
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2001 (Fiction)
Being Dead
 Jim Crace
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2001 (Nonfiction)
Newjack: Guarding Sing-Sing
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Ted Conover
2001 (Biography)
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan
Book Jacket   Herbert Bix
 
2000 (Fiction)
Motherless Brooklyn
 Jonathan Lethem
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2000 (Nonfiction)
Time, Love, Memory
 Jonathan Weiner
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2000 (Biography)
The Hairstons
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Henry Wiencek
1999 (Fiction)
The Love of a Good Woman
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Alice Munro
 
1999 (Nonfiction)
We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families
 Philip Gourevitch
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1999 (Biography)
A Beautiful MInd
 Sylvia Nasar
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1998 (Fiction)
The Blue Flower
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Penelope Fitzgerald
1998 (Nonfiction)
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Anne Fadiman
 
1998 (Biography)
Ernie Pyles War
 James Tobin
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1997 (Fiction)
Women in their Beds
 Gina Berriault
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1997 (Nonfiction)
Bad Land
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Jonathan Raban
1997 (Biography)
Angelas Ashes
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Frank McCourt
 
1996 (Fiction)
Mrs. Ted Bliss
 Stanley Elkin
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1996 (Nonfiction)
A Civil Action
 Jonathan Harr
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1996 (Biography)
Savage Art
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Robert Polito
1995 (Fiction)
The Stone Diaries
Book JacketImage by: Amazon   Carol Shields
 
1995 (Nonfiction)
The Rape of Europa
 Lynn Nicholas
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1995 (Biography)
Shot in the Heart
 Mikal Gilmore
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