Friday, November 21, 2014

2014 National Book Award Winners announced!

"We will need writers who can remember freedom.... Right now, I think we need writers who need to know the difference between the production of a market commodity and the practice of an art." - Ursula Le Guin

Congratulations to all winners of the 2014 National Book Awards! We are especially proud of fellow Oregonian Ursula Le Guin, winner of 2014 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. Watch her short yet powerful remarks above.

Check out winners and finalists from your local library now!