Ficção: Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout (Random House). História: The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family, Annette Gordon-Reed (W.W. Norton & Company). Biografia: American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham (Random House). Poesia: The Shadow of Sirius, W.S. Merwin (Copper Canyon Press). Não-Ficção: Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II, Douglas A. Blackmon (Doubleday).