War Dances (winner) – 2010 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction

Sherman Alexie has won this year’s PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction for his book, War Dances.

The four finalists are:

  • Barbara Kingsolver for The Lacuna
  • Lorraine M. Lopez for Homicide Survivors Picnic and Other Stories
  • Lorrie More for A Gate at the Stairs
  • Colson Whitehead for Sag Harbor

The full press release is here. I haven’t read War Dances nor any of the four finalist’ books, although the Colson Whitehead book is on my TBR list.

Have you read War Dances?  Have you read any of the four finalists?  Your thoughts on the prize?

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