Fiction finalists announced for National Book Awards

September 17, 2015 1:38 PM

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At long last — OK, just a few days, really — we have the longlist for fiction from National Book Awards. And there’s a Floridian on the list.

Lauren Groff (a native of Cooperstown, N.Y., who lives in Gainesville) was nominated for her third novel, Fates and Furies (Riverhead), about the secrets of a marriage. Also on the list is Hanya Yanagihara for A Little Life (Doubleday/Penguin Random House), about four men who move to New York City a...

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