Wednesday, October 20

Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

2019 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Overstory Richard Powers

The Overstory

Richard Powers

2018 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Less Andrew Sean Greer

Less

Andrew Sean Greer

2017 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Underground Railroad Colson Whitehead

The Underground Railroad

Colson Whitehead

2016 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Sympathizer Viet Thanh Nguyen

The Sympathizer

Viet Thanh Nguyen

2015 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

All the Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr

All the Light We Cannot See

Anthony Doerr

2014 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Goldfinch Donna Tartt

The Goldfinch

Donna Tartt

2013 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Orphan Master's Son Adam Johnson

The Orphan Master’s Son

Adam Johnson

2012 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given.

No award given.

2011 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Visit from the Goon Squad Jennifer Egan

A Visit from the Goon Squad

Jennifer Egan

2010 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Tinkers Paul Harding

Tinkers

Paul Harding

2009 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Olive Kitteridge Elizabeth Strout

Olive Kitteridge

Elizabeth Strout

2008 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Junot Díaz

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

Junot Díaz

2007 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Road Cormac McCarthy

The Road

Cormac McCarthy

2006 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

March Geraldine Brooks

March

Geraldine Brooks

2005 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Gilead Marilynne Robinson

Gilead

Marilynne Robinson

2004 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Known World Edward P. Jones

The Known World

Edward P. Jones

2003 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Middlesex Jeffrey Eugenides

Middlesex

Jeffrey Eugenides

2002 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Empire Falls Richard Russo

Empire Falls

Richard Russo

2001 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay Michael Chabon

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay

Michael Chabon

2000 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Interpreter of Maladies Jhumpa Lahiri

Interpreter of Maladies

Jhumpa Lahiri

1999 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Hours Michael Cunningham

The Hours

Michael Cunningham

1998 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

American Pastoral Philip Roth

American Pastoral

Philip Roth

1997 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Tale of an American Dreamer Steven Millhauser Martin Dressler

The Tale of an American Dreamer

Steven Millhauser Martin Dressler

1996 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Independence Day Richard Ford

Independence Day

Richard Ford

1995 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Stone Diaries Carol Shields

The Stone Diaries

Carol Shields

1994 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Shipping News E. Annie Proulx

The Shipping News

E. Annie Proulx

1993 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain Robert Olen Butler

A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain

Robert Olen Butler

1992 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Thousand Acres Jane Smiley

A Thousand Acres

Jane Smiley

1991 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Rabbit at Rest John Updike

Rabbit at Rest

John Updike

1990 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love Oscar Hijuelos

The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love

Oscar Hijuelos

1989 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Breathing Lessons Anne Tyler

Breathing Lessons

Anne Tyler

1988 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Beloved Toni Morrison

Beloved

Toni Morrison

1987 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Summons to Memphis Peter Taylor

A Summons to Memphis

Peter Taylor

1986 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Lonesome Dove Larry McMurtry

Lonesome Dove

Larry McMurtry

1985 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Foreign Affairs Alison Lurie

Foreign Affairs

Alison Lurie

1984 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Ironweed William Kennedy

Ironweed

William Kennedy

1983 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Color Purple Alice Walker

The Color Purple

Alice Walker

1982 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Rabbit is Rich John Updike

Rabbit is Rich

John Updike

1981 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Confederacy of Dunces John Kennedy Toole

A Confederacy of Dunces

John Kennedy Toole

1980 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Executioner's Song Norman Mailer

The Executioner’s Song

Norman Mailer

1979 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Stories of John Cheever John Cheever

The Stories of John Cheever

John Cheever

1978 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Elbow Room James Alan McPherson

Elbow Room

James Alan McPherson

1977 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1976 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Humboldt's Gift Saul Bellow

Humboldt’s Gift

Saul Bellow

1975 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Killer Angels Michael Shaara

The Killer Angels

Michael Shaara

1974 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1973 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Optimist's Daughter Eudora Welty

The Optimist’s Daughter

Eudora Welty

1972 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Angle of Repose Wallace Stegner

Angle of Repose

Wallace Stegner

1971 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1970 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Collected Stories of Jean Stafford Jean Stafford

The Collected Stories of Jean Stafford

Jean Stafford

1969 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

House Made of Dawn N. Scott Momaday

House Made of Dawn

N. Scott Momaday

1968 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Confessions of Nat Turner William Styron

The Confessions of Nat Turner

William Styron

1967 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Fixer Bernard Malamud

The Fixer

Bernard Malamud

1966 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter Katherine Anne Porter

The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter

Katherine Anne Porter

1965 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Keepers of the House Shirley Ann Grau

The Keepers of the House

Shirley Ann Grau

1964 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1963 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Reivers William Faulkner (posthumous win)

The Reivers

William Faulkner (posthumous win)

1962 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Edge of Sadness Edwin O'Connor

The Edge of Sadness

Edwin O’Connor

1961 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee

1960 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Advise and Consent Allen Drury

Advise and Consent

Allen Drury

1959 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters Robert Lewis Taylor

The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters

Robert Lewis Taylor

1958 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Death in the Family James Agee

A Death in the Family

James Agee

1957 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1956 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Andersonville MacKinlay Kantor

Andersonville

MacKinlay Kantor

1955 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Fable William Faulkner

A Fable

William Faulkner

1954 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1953 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Old Man and the Sea Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea

Ernest Hemingway

1952 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Caine Mutiny Herman Wouk

The Caine Mutiny

Herman Wouk

1951 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Town Conrad Richter

The Town

Conrad Richter

1950 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Way West A. B. Guthrie, Jr.

The Way West

A. B. Guthrie, Jr.

1949 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Guard of Honor James Gould Cozzens

Guard of Honor

James Gould Cozzens

1948 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Tales of the South Pacific James A. Michener

Tales of the South Pacific

James A. Michener

1947 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

All the King's Men Robert Penn Warren

All the King’s Men

Robert Penn Warren

1946 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1945 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

A Bell for Adano John Hersey

A Bell for Adano

John Hersey

1944 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Journey in the Dark Martin Flavin

Journey in the Dark

Martin Flavin

1943 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Dragon's Teeth Upton Sinclair

Dragon’s Teeth

Upton Sinclair

1942 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

In This Our Life Ellen Glasgow

In This Our Life

Ellen Glasgow

1941 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1940 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck

The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck

1939 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Yearling Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

The Yearling

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

1938 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Late George Apley John Phillips Marquand

The Late George Apley

John Phillips Marquand

1937 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Gone with the Wind Margaret Mitchell

Gone with the Wind

Margaret Mitchell

1936 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Honey in the Horn Harold L. Davis

Honey in the Horn

Harold L. Davis

1935 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Now in November Josephine Winslow Johnson

Now in November

Josephine Winslow Johnson

1934 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Lamb in His Bosom Caroline Miller

Lamb in His Bosom

Caroline Miller

1933 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Store Thomas Sigismund Stribling

The Store

Thomas Sigismund Stribling

1932 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Good Earth Pearl S. Buck

The Good Earth

Pearl S. Buck

1931 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Years of Grace Margaret Ayer Barnes

Years of Grace

Margaret Ayer Barnes

1930 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Laughing Boy Oliver La Farge

Laughing Boy

Oliver La Farge

1929 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Scarlet Sister Mary Julia Peterkin

Scarlet Sister Mary

Julia Peterkin

1928 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Bridge of San Luis Rey Thornton Wilder

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

Thornton Wilder

1927 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Early Autumn Louis Bromfield

Early Autumn

Louis Bromfield

1926 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Arrowsmith Sinclair Lewis (declined prize)

Arrowsmith

Sinclair Lewis (declined prize)

1925 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

So Big Edna Ferber

So Big

Edna Ferber

1924 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Able McLaughlins Margaret Wilson

The Able McLaughlins

Margaret Wilson

1923 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

One of Ours Willa Cather

One of Ours

Willa Cather

1922 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Alice Adams Booth Tarkington

Alice Adams

Booth Tarkington

1921 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Age of Innocence Edith Wharton

The Age of Innocence

Edith Wharton

1920 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

No award given

No award given

1919 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

The Magnificent Ambersons Booth Tarkington

The Magnificent Ambersons

Booth Tarkington

1918 Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

His Family Ernest Poole

His Family

Ernest Poole