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Jesmyn Ward's novel 'Salvage the Bones' wins National Book Award for fiction
NEW YORK (AP) ' Jesmyn Ward's novel "Salvage the Bones" has won the National Book Award for fiction.
Stephen Greenblatt's "The Swerve" won for nonfiction Wednesday night. The poetry prize went to Nikki Finney's "Head Off & Split." Thanhhai Lai's (THAN'-hy layz) "Inside Out & Back Again" won for young people's literature.
Winners each receive $10,000.