Sunday, August 1

All 1929 Book Awards

Click through each award to see the full list of nominees and winners!

Newbery Medal – Children’s

The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly

The Trumpeter of Krakow

Eric P. Kelly

Pulitzer Prize – Biography or Autobiography

The Training of an American: The Earlier Life and Letters of Walter H. Page Burton J. Hendrick

The Training of an American: The Earlier Life and Letters of Walter H. Page

Burton J. Hendrick

Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Scarlet Sister Mary Julia Peterkin

Scarlet Sister Mary

Julia Peterkin

Pulitzer Prize – History

The Organization and Administration of the Union Army, 1861–1865 Fred Albert Shannon

The Organization and Administration of the Union Army, 1861–1865

Fred Albert Shannon

Pulitzer Prize – Poetry

John Brown's Body Stephen Vincent Benét

John Brown’s Body

Stephen Vincent Benét