1956
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 8:57PM
National Book Foundation

The Black Prince

By Shirley Ann Grau

Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf

Current Publisher: Out of Print

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: John O’Hara for Ten North Frederick

Fiction Judges That Year: Carlos Baker, John Brooks, Granville Hicks, Saunders Redding, Mark Schorer

The Year in Literature:

More Information: This was Grau’s only National Book Award nomination, but she won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1965 for her novel The Keepers of the House.

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