Our Longlisted Books for the 2020 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction

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The PEN/Faulkner Foundation has announced its 10-title longlist for the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, which includes three books published by Penguin Random House imprints and one book published by a Penguin Random House Publisher Services publisher client.  The five finalists will be announced in March. The winner will be named in April and presented with a $15,000 prize at the 40th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award ceremony on Monday, May 4, in Washington, DC.

PRH Semi-Finalists:

WHERE REASONS END by Yiyun Li (Random House)
WE CAST A SHADOW by Maurice Carlos Ruffin (One World/Random House)
ON EARTH WE’RE BRIEFLY GORGEOUS by Ocean Vuong (Penguin Press)

PRHPS Client Semi-Finalist:

THE NIGHT SWIMMERS by Peter Rock (Soho Press)

To view the complete 2020 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction longlist, click here.

Congratulations and good luck to our authors, their editors and publishers.

Posted: February 18, 2020