Awards & Winners

Blake Bailey

Date of Birth 01-July-1963
Place of Birth Oklahoma City
(United States of America, Oklahoma, Area code 405)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Writer, Author, Biographer, Editor, Professor
Blake Bailey is an American writer. Bailey is widely known for his literary biographies of John Cheever, Richard Yates, and Charles Jackson. He is the editor of the Library of America omnibus editions of Cheever's stories and novels — and in 2009, Bailey was a Pulitzer Prize finalist.

Awards by Blake Bailey

Check all the awards nominated and won by Blake Bailey.


Nominations 2010 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography Cheever: A Life


National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography
Honored for : Cheever: A Life


Nominations 2003 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography A Tragic Honesty: The Life and Work of Richard Yates