Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 1:56PM
National Book Foundation

The Chateau

By William Maxwell

Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf

Current Publisher: Vintage Books

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Walker Percy for The Moviegoer

Fiction Judges That Year: Lewis Gannett, Herbert Gold, Jean Stafford

The Year in Literature:

More Information: Maxwell was a Fiction Finalist in 1981 for So Long, See You Tomorrow in hardcover and won the National Book Award for Fiction the following year for the paperback.

Links: www.nbafictionblog.org/nba-winning-books-blog/1982-1.html

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