The New York City Book Awards 2016-2017
The New York City Book Awards were founded in 1995-96 to honor books of literary quality or historical importance that evoke the spirit or enhance appreciation of New York City. Click here for more general information about the awards.
The Library is proud to announce the 2016-17 honorees.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Roxane Orgill and Francis Vallejo
The Hornblower Award for a First Book
The 2016-2017 New York City Book Awards are generously underwritten by Ellen M. Iseman.