National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 All Women!

National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 All Women!

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The National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 list has just dropped, and all of this year’s honorees are women. The honorees were selected by previous National Book Award winners, finalists, and previously recognized 5 Under 35 writers. In order to be considered, the writers must have published their first book (either a novel or collection of stories) within the past five years and must be, of course, under the age of thirty-five. Here’s the list of this year’s honorees:   Lesley Nneka Arimah, author of What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky: Stories (Riverhead / Penguin Random …