So Long, See You Tomorrow
By William Maxwell
Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Current Publisher: Vintage
Fiction (Hardcover) Finalists That Year:
- Shirley Hazzard for The Transit of Venus
- William Maxwell for So Long, See You Tomorrow
- Walker Percy for The Second Coming
- Eudora Welty for The Collected Stories
Fiction (Hardcover) Winner That Year: Wright Morris for Plains Song
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- A Confederacy of Dunces by the late John Kennedy Toole won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Elias Canetti won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Maxwell won the National Book Award for Fiction (Paperback) for So Long, See You Tomorrow the following year, in 1982. He was also a Fiction Finalist once previously, in 1962 for The Chateau.