NYPL Announces Five Finalists In Its Annual Helen Bernstein Book Award For Excellence In Journalism
Winner To Be Announced At Awards Ceremony on May 22 at The Library's Landmark Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
APRIL 18 -- Five important and revelatory works of long-form journalism – spanning topics such as fracking, the Obama administration’s use of cyberweapons, the next human pandemic, and the war in Afghanistan – have been named finalists in The New York Public Library’s acclaimed Helen Bernstein Book Award For Excellence in Journalism.
- Behind The Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo (Random House)
- Confront and Conceal by David Sanger (Crown Publishers)
- Little America: The War Within The War for Afghanistan by Rajiv Chandrasekaran (Alfred A. Knopf)
- Spillover by David Quammen (W.W. Norton and Company)
- Under the Surface: Fracking, Fortunes and the Fate of the Marcellus Shale by Tom Wilber (Cornell University Press)
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