Delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Big Other Book Awards!
Without further ado, here are the winners of the 2019 Big Other Book Awards:
Robert Macfarlane’s Underland (W. W. Norton)
Readers’s Choice Award:
Ilya Kaminsky’s Deaf Republic
Kudos to all of the winners! Kudos, too, to the 2019 Big Other Literary Citizen Awardees: Tobias Carroll, Jane Ciabattari, Gabino Iglesias, and Janice Lee! And kudos to the 2019 Big Other Lifetime Achievement Awardees: Giannina Braschi, Samuel R. Delany, Keith Waldrop, Rosmarie Waldrop, and John Yau!