A Flag for Sunrise
By Robert Stone
Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
Current Publisher: Vintage
Fiction (Paperback) Finalists That Year:
- David Bradley for The Chaneysville Incident
- Mary Gordon for The Company of Women
- Marilynne Robinson for Housekeeping
- Robert Stone for A Flag for Sunrise
Fiction (Paperback) Winner That Year: Eudora Welty for The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- The Color Purple by Alice Walker won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- William Golding 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 1982 for A Flag for Sunrise (hardcover), in 1992 for Outerbridge Reach, and in 1998 for Damascus Gate.