By Kate Walbert
Original and Current Publisher: Scribner
Fiction Finalists That Year:
- Sarah Shun-lien Bynum for Madeleine Is Sleeping
- Christine Schutt for Florida
- Joan Silber for Ideas of Heaven: A Ring of Stories
- Kate Walbert for Our Kind
Fiction Winner That Year: Lily Tuck for The News From Paraguay
Fiction Judges That Year: Linda Hogan, Randall Kenan, Rick Moody, Stewart O’Nan, Susan Straight
The Year in Literature:
- The Known World by Edward P. Jones won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Elfriede Jelinek won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Walbert selected Paul Yoon as a 5 Under 35 honoree in 2010 for Once the Shore.