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Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fictin 2018 winner, Manhattan Beach

Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction 2018

The Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction was announced at the RUSA Book and Media Awards event, sponsored by NoveList, at the American Library Association Midwinter Meeting in Denver on Sunday, February 11, 2018.

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Manhattan Beach

by Jennifer Egan

From New York mobsters to the first woman diver at the Brooklyn Naval Station during WWII to the archetypally motley crew of a merchant-marine ship in U-boat-infested waters, Egan’s insightful and propulsive saga portrays complex and intriguing individuals navigating the rising tides of war.

Scribner, 2017.

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