Awards & Winners

Sheldon Vanauken

Date of Birth 04-August-1914
Place of Birth Auburn
(DeKalb County, Indiana, Grant Township, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Writer, Journalist, Novelist, Author
Sheldon Vanauken is an American author, best known for his autobiographical book A Severe Mercy, which recounts his and his wife's friendship with C. S. Lewis, their conversion to Christianity and dealing with tragedy. He published a sequel, Under the Mercy in 1985.

Awards by Sheldon Vanauken

Check all the awards nominated and won by Sheldon Vanauken.


National Book Award for Religion/Inspiration (Paperback)
Honored for : A Severe Mercy

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Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for Religion/Inspiration (Paperback) A Severe Mercy