Three PRH Authors Shortlisted for 2020 Lukas Book Prize

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Of the five authors shortlisted for this year’s J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, three are published by Penguin Random House imprints. This prestigious award – sponsored by the Nieman Foundation and Columbia Journalism School – recognizes outstanding nonfiction books that highlight issues of political or social concern in the U.S. The winner receives a $10,000 prize.

The J. Lukas Book Prize winner and runners-up will be announced on Wednesday, March 18, with the awards ceremony to be held on Tuesday, May 5 at Columbia Journalism School in Manhattan.

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Congratulations to our finalists, their editors, and publishers.

To view all of the titles on the Lukas Book Prize shortlist, click here.


Posted: March 4, 2020