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1958

Something About a Soldier

By Mark Harris

Original Publisher: MacMillan

Current Publisher: University of Nebraska Press 

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: John Cheever for The Wapshot Chronicle

Fiction Judges That Year: Van Wyck Brooks, Albert J. Guerard, Mrs. William W. Johnson, William Maxwell, Francis Steegmuller

The Year in Literature:

  • A Death in the Family by the late James Agee also won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
  • Boris Pasternak won the Nobel Prize for literature.

More Information: Harris was a Fiction Finalist once more, in 1960 for Wake Up, Stupid

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