Awards & Winners

2002 National Book Award

Check winners and nominations of 2002 National Book Award. Check awards winners of 2002 National Book Awards Ceremony. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

2002 National Book Awards Ceremony

National Book Award for Fiction

Julia Glass

Honored for : Three Junes

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Nominee Nominated Work
Julia Glass Three Junes
Mark Costello Big if
Adam Haslett You Are Not a Stranger Here
Martha McPhee Gorgeous lies
Brad Watson The heaven of Mercury
National Book Award for Young People's Literature

Nancy Farmer

Honored for : The House of the Scorpion

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Nominee Nominated Work
Nancy Farmer The House of the Scorpion
Matthew Tobin Anderson Feed
Naomi Shihab Nye 19 Varieties of Gazelle
Elizabeth Partridge This Land Was Made for You and Me
Jacqueline Woodson Hush
National Book Award for Nonfiction

Robert Caro

Honored for : Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson

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Nominee Nominated Work
Robert Caro Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson
Devra Davis When Smoke Ran Like Water
Atul Gawande Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science
Elizabeth Gilbert The Last American Man
Steve Olson Mapping Human History
National Book Award for Poetry

Ruth Stone

Honored for : In the Next Galaxy

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Nominee Nominated Work
Ruth Stone In the Next Galaxy
Harryette Mullen Sleeping with the Dictionary
Sharon Olds The Unswept Room
Alberto RĂ­os The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body
Ellen Bryant Voigt Shadow of Heaven