A Flag for Sunrise
By Robert Stone
Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Current Publisher: Vintage
Fiction (Hardcover) Finalists That Year:
- Mark Helprin for Ellis Island and Other Stories
- John Irving for The Hotel New Hampshire
- Robert Stone for A Flag for Sunrise
- William Wharton for Dad
Fiction (Hardcover) Winner That Year: John Updike for Rabbit Is Rich
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- Rabbit Is Rich by John Updike won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Gabriel García Márquez won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Stone won the National Book Award for Fiction in 1975 for Dog Soldiers. He was also a Fiction Finalist three other times: in 1983 for A Flag for Sunrise (paperback), in 1992 for Outerbridge Reach, and in 1998 for Damascus Gate.