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Boo wins NYPL Helen Bernstein Book Award

In the US, the New York Public Library (NYPL) has awarded Katherine Boo this year’s Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism, worth US$15,000 (A$15,298). Boo’s novel Behind the Beautiful Forevers (Scribe) beat four other shortlisted titles to win the award, which was announced at a ceremony at the library. The novel...

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Category: International news