Brooklyn Public Library Book PrizeNonfiction

Given by Brooklyn Public Library

Outros Nomes: Brooklyn Eagles Literary Prize (2015-2016; Inglês), Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize (2017-2021; Inglês)
79 Works 0 Books
Each year Brooklyn Public Library honors outstanding works of nonfiction and fiction with a prize given in the fall. Selected by librarians and library staff, who draw on their broad knowledge of mostrar mais literature and the many populations they serve, the BPL Book Prize recognizes writing that captures the spirit of Brooklyn, one of the most socially and culturally diverse communities in the country.

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Stages:
Todos, Winner (18), Shortlist (58), Longlist (180)
Categorias:
Todos, Fiction (80), Fiction & Poetry (3), Fiction and Poetry (14), Notificação (79), Nonfiction/Poetry (12)
Years:
Todos, 2023 (12), 2021 (12), 2020 (8), 2019 (4), 2018 (8), 2017 (8), 2016 (13), 2015 (14)

Winner 8

Shortlist 26

ObraAno
Hijab Butch Blues: A Memoir de Lamya H.2023
Your Emergency Contact Has Experienced an Emergency de Chen Chen2023
Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation de Linda Villarosa2023
New Yorkers: A City and Its People in Our Time de Craig Taylor2021
How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community de Mia Birdsong2021
Pedro's Theory: Reimagining the Promised Land de Marcos Gonsalez2021
The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred de Chanda Prescod-Weinstein2021
Race After Technology: Abolitionist Tools for the New Jim Code de Ruha Benjamin2020
How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir de Saeed Jones2020
The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier de Ian Urbina2020
Thick: And Other Essays de Tressie McMillan Cottom2019
The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border Story de Aaron Bobrow-Strain2019
Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance de Nick Estes2019
Losing Earth: A Recent History de Nathaniel Rich2019
A More Beautiful and Terrible History: The Uses and Misuses of Civil Rights History de Jeanne Theoharis2018
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border de Francisco Cantú2018
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body de Roxane Gay2018
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America de Richard Rothstein2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI de David Grann2017
Fear City: New York's Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics de Kim Phillips-Fein2017
Lockdown on Rikers: Shocking Stories of Abuse and Injustice at New York's Notorious Jail de Mary E. Buser2016
Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul de James McBride2016
Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World de Tim Sultan2016
The Edge Becomes the Center: An Oral History of Gentrification in the 21st Century de DW Gibson2015
The Lost Tribe of Coney Island: Headhunters, Luna Park, and the Man Who Pulled Off the Spectacle of the Century de Claire Prentice2015
I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son de Kent Russell2015

Longlist 75

ObraAno
Hijab Butch Blues: A Memoir de Lamya H.2023
Your Emergency Contact Has Experienced an Emergency de Chen Chen2023
Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation de Linda Villarosa2023
Ducks: Two Years in the Oil Sands de Kate Beaton2023
A Living Remedy: A Memoir de Nicole Chung2023
Muse Found in a Colonized Body (Stahlecker Selections) de Yesenia Montilla2023
On Savage Shores: How Indigenous Americans Discovered Europe de Caroline Dodds Pennock2023
The New Yorkers: 31 Remarkable People, 400 Years, and the Untold Biography of the World's Greatest City de Sam Roberts2023
Above Ground de Clint Smith2023
Year of the Tiger: An Activist's Life de Alice Wong2023
Madame Restell: The Life, Death, and Resurrection of Old New York’s Most Fabulous, Fearless, and Infamous Abortionist de Jennifer Wright2023
From From: Poems de Monica Youn2023
New Yorkers: A City and Its People in Our Time de Craig Taylor2021
How We Show Up: Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community de Mia Birdsong2021
Pedro's Theory: Reimagining the Promised Land de Marcos Gonsalez2021
The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred de Chanda Prescod-Weinstein2021
We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice de Mariame Kaba2021
Under a White Sky: The Nature of the Future de Elizabeth Kolbert2021
Vibrate Higher: A Rap Story de Talib Kweli2021
Why the Innocent Plead Guilty and the Guilty Go Free: And Other Paradoxes of Our Broken Legal System de Judge Jed S. Rakoff2021
Better, Not Bitter: Living on Purpose in the Pursuit of Racial Justice de Yusef Salaam2021
Let the Record Show: A Political History of ACT UP New York, 1987-1993 de Sarah Schulman2021
Intimations: Six Essays de Zadie Smith2021
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents de Isabel Wilkerson2021
Race After Technology: Abolitionist Tools for the New Jim Code de Ruha Benjamin2020
How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir de Saeed Jones2020
The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier de Ian Urbina2020
A Black Women's History of the United States de Daina Ramey Berry2020
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot de Mikki Kendall2020
Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family de Robert Kolker2020
America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States de Erika Lee2020
I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl's Notes from the End of the World de Kai Cheng Thom2020
A More Beautiful and Terrible History: The Uses and Misuses of Civil Rights History de Jeanne Theoharis2018
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border de Francisco Cantú2018
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body de Roxane Gay2018
Patriot Number One: American Dreams in Chinatown de Lauren Hilgers2018
The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath de Leslie Jamison2018
So you want to talk about race de Ijeoma Oluo2018
Everything You Love Will Burn: Inside the Rebirth of White Nationalism in America de Vegas Tenold2018
The Bridge: How the Roeblings Connected Brooklyn to New York de Peter J. Tomasi2018
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America de Richard Rothstein2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI de David Grann2017
Fear City: New York's Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics de Kim Phillips-Fein2017
Hostage de Guy Delisle2017
In the Darkroom de Susan Faludi2017
Age of Anger: A History of the Present de Pankaj Mishra2017
You Can't Touch My Hair: And Other Things I Still Have to Explain de Phoebe Robinson2017
Conflict Is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility, and the Duty of Repair de Sarah Schulman2017
Lockdown on Rikers: Shocking Stories of Abuse and Injustice at New York's Notorious Jail de Mary E. Buser2016
Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul de James McBride2016
Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World de Tim Sultan2016
Gowanus: Brooklyn's Curious Canal de Joseph Alexiou2016
Drawing Blood de Molly Crabapple2016
An Unlikely Union: The Love-Hate Story of New York's Irish and Italians de Paul Moses2016
The Gene: An Intimate History de Siddhartha Mukherjee2016
The Farm on the Roof: What Brooklyn Grange Taught Us About Entrepreneurship, Community, and Growing a Sustainable Business de Anastasia Cole Plakias2016
The Raging Skillet: The True Life Story of Chef Rossi de Rossi2016
Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution de Janette Sadik-Khan2016
Stars in the ring : Jewish champions in the golden age of boxing : a photographic history de Mike Silver2016
Made in Brooklyn: An Essential Guide to the Borough's Artisanal Food & Drink Makers de Melissa Schreiber Vaughan2016
Prince of Darkness: The Untold Story of Jeremiah G. Hamilton, Wall Street's First Black Millionaire de Shane White2016
The Edge Becomes the Center: An Oral History of Gentrification in the 21st Century de DW Gibson2015
The Lost Tribe of Coney Island: Headhunters, Luna Park, and the Man Who Pulled Off the Spectacle of the Century de Claire Prentice2015
I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son de Kent Russell2015
Things To Shout Out Loud At Parties de Markus Almond2015
Spinster: Making a Life of One's Own de Kate Bolick2015
Brooklyn spirits: craft distilling and cocktails from the world's hippest borough de Peter Thomas Fornatale2015
Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured de Kathryn Harrison2015
Rooted in Design: Sprout Home's Guide to Creative Indoor Planting de Tara Heibel2015
Brooklyn Spaces: 50 Hubs of Culture and Creativity de Oriana Leckert2015
Brooklyn's Historic Greenpoint de Brian Merlis2015
The Dirty Version: On Stage, in the Studio, and in the Streets with Ol' Dirty Bastard de Buddha Monk2015
All Eyes are Upon Us: Race and Politics from Boston to Brooklyn de Jason Sokol2015
There Is Only the Earth: Images from the Armenian Diaspora Project de Scout Tufankjian2015
Brooklyn's Promised Land: The Free Black Community of Weeksville, New York de Judith Wellman2015

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