Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 10:22AM
National Book Foundation

Everything that Rises Must Converge

By Flannery O’Connor

Original and Current Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Katherine Anne Porter for The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter

Fiction Judges That Year: Paul Horgan, J.F. Powers, Glenway Wescott

The Year in Literature:

More Information: O’Connor won the National Book Award in 1972 for her Complete Stories and was a Fiction Finalist two other times: in 1956 for A Good Man Is Hard to Find and in 1961 for The Violent Bear It Away.

Links: www.nbafictionblog.org/nba-winning-books-blog/1972.html

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