Recently, Kirkus announced the winning books of the 2014 Kirkus Prize and all three winning writers are receiving $50,000. The publishing industry features a number of prestigious prizes that highlight some excellent books. So if you’re feeling awash in the multitude of books publishers are trying to get you to buy, take a look at some of the books that have risen this year to the top of the heap in terms of excellence. The National Book Award Foundation is about to announce which books are receiving National Book Awards in November but here are the other prize-winning titles we think deserve your attention.
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