Pulitzer Prize – Fiction: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Pulitzer Prize – General Nonfiction: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond
Pulitzer Prize – Poetry: Olio by Tyehimba Jess

Women’s Prize for Fiction: The Power by Naomi Alderman

Man Booker International Prize: A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman
Man Booker Prize: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Hugo Award – Best Novel: The Obelisk Gate by N.K. Jemisin
Hugo Award – Best Novella: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire
Nebula Award – Best Novel:
Nebula Award – Best Novella:

National Book Award for Fiction: Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
National Book Award for Nonfiction: The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia by Masha Gessen
National Book Award for Poetry: Half Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 by Frank Bidart
National Book Award for Young People’s Literature: Far from the Tree by Robin Benway

Nobel Prize in Literature: Kazuo Ishiguro

Plus, Oprah’s Book Club: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue