Mollie Burkhart, one of the Native Americans whose lives were upended by a murderer in David Grann's book "Killers of the Flower Moon." Provided photo, used with permission.

Mollie Burkhart, one of the Native Americans whose lives were upended by a murderer in David Grann's book "Killers of the Flower Moon." Provided photo, used with permission.

The longlist for this year's National Book Award in Nonfiction includes one of my favorite books of the year, David Grann's "Killers of the Flower Moon."

Of course, I haven't read every one of these, and I'm guessing they're all winners. Some of them, such as Graywolf Press' "Bunk," by Kevin Young, and Riverhead's "The Future is History," by Masha Gessen, won't be out until later in the fall. (Reviews of both forthcoming.)
 
Here's the longlist for nonfiction. Tomorrow: fiction.

Erica Armstrong Dunbar, “Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge” Atria

Frances FitzGerald, The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America” Simon & Schuster

James Forman, Jr., “Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America” Farrar, Straus & Giroux

Masha Gessen, “The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia” Riverhead

David Grann, “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the F.B.I.” Doubleday

Naomi Klein, “No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need”Haymarket Books

Nancy MacLean, “Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America” Viking 

Richard Rothstein, “The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America”Liveright

Timothy B. Tyson, “The Blood of Emmett Till” Simon & Schuster

Kevin Young, “Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News” Graywolf Press

The finalists will be announced in October, and the winners in November.

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