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According to a post from Business Wire, Barnes and Noble announced the winners of the Discover Great New Writers Awards. Murder mystery The Lighthouse Keeper by Abby Geni won Barnes and Noble's award for fiction. Nonfiction book Evicted Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond won Barnes and Noble's award for nonfiction. The authors will each receive $30,000 and marketing from Barnes and Noble. Second and third place winners are named in the announcement too. How the novels were nominated and judged is also included.
Panzer says, "MeWoW! A mystery novel won first place. I've got to get Mom to read me that book."
Note: This is a medium length post. Bring a cup of tea and a muffin for today's reading selection.
To read the post, tootle over to Barnes and Noble winners