By Stephen Dixon
Original Publisher: British American Publishing
Current Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
- Louis Begley for Wartime Lies
- Stephen Dixon for Frog
- Stanley Elkin for The MacGuffin
- Sandra Scofield for Beyond Deserving
Fiction Winner That Year: Norman Rush for Mating
Fiction Judges That Year: Curtis Harnack, Anne Bernays, Larry Heinemann, Clarence Major, Lynne Sharon Schwartz
The Year in Literature:
- Rabbit At Rest by John Updike won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Nadine Gordimer won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Dixon was a Fiction Finalist once more, in 1995 for Interstate.