Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 10:33PM
National Book Foundation

The Odd Woman

By Gail Godwin

Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf

Current Publisher: Ballantine Books

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Thomas Williams for The Hair of Harold Roux

Fiction Judges That Year: Stanley Elkin, Elizabeth Hardwick, Richard Locke

The Year in Literature:

More Information: Godwin was a Fiction Finalist twice more: in 1980 for Violet Clay and in 1983 for A Mother and Two Daughters.

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