The 2017 Kirkus Prize Winners
Selected from the year's starred Kirkus reviews by a panel of expert judges, the Kirkus Prize has one of the largest prize purses of any literary award in the world. Three winners--one each in the categories of fiction, nonfiction and young readers’ literature--are awarded a $50,000 prize in addition to the commendation of the award itself. See this year's winners below!
Winner: 2017 Kirkus Prize for Fiction
Winner: 2017 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction
Winner: 2017 Kirkus Prize for Young Readers' Literature