Pulitzer Prize for Letters

To Kill a Mockingbird - Audie

Award Year: 
2007
Authors(s): 
Harper Lee
Reader: 
Sissy Spacek
Audio Format: 
Unabridged CD
Description: 
"Shoot all the bluejays you want, if you can hit 'em, but remember it's a sin to kill a mockingbird". A lawyer's advice to his children as he defends the real mockingbird of Harper Lee's classic novel - a black man charged with the rape of a white girl.

The Swerve - Pulitzer

Award Year: 
2012
Authors(s): 
Stephen Greenblatt
Description: 
Greenblatt transports listeners to the dawn of the Renaissance and chronicles the life of an intrepid book lover who rescued the Roman philosophical text On the Nature of Things from certain oblivion.

The Emperor of All Maladies

Award Year: 
2011
Authors(s): 
Siddhartha Mukherjee
Description: 
An elegant inquiry, at once clinical and personal, into the long history of an insidious disease that, despite treatment breakthroughs, still bedevils medical science.

The Dead Hand

Award Year: 
2010
Authors(s): 
David E. Hoffman
Description: 
A well documented narrative that examines the terrifying doomsday competition between two superpowers and how weapons of mass destruction still imperil humankind.

Hank Williams

Award Year: 
2010

Bob Dylan

Award Year: 
2008

John Coltrane

Award Year: 
2007

Life on Mars

Award Year: 
2012
Authors(s): 
Tracy K. Smith

Water by the Spoonful

Award Year: 
2012
Authors(s): 
Quiara Alegría Hudes

Clybourne Park

Award Year: 
2011
Authors(s): 
Bruce Norris
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