Pulitzer

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction


2014 Winner

  • The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
2014 Finalists
  • The Son by Philipp Meyer
  • The Woman Who Lost Her Soul by Bob Shacochis

2013 Winner
  • The Orphan Master's Son by Adam Johnson
2013 Finalists
  • The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
  • What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Drank by Nathan Englander
2012 Winner
  • None
2012 Finalists
  • Train Dreams by Denis Johnson (3 stars)
  • Swamplandia! by Karen Russell (4 stars)
  • The Pale King by David Foster Wallace
2011 Winner 
2011 Finalists
  • The Privileges by Jonathan Dee (4.5 stars)
  • The Surrendered by Chang-rae Lee
2010 Winner
2010 Finalists
2009 Winner
2009 Finalists
  • All Souls by Christine Schutt
  • The Plague of Doves by Louise Erdrich
2008 Winner
2008 Finalists
  • Tree of Smoke by Denis Johnson
  • Shakespeare's Kitchen by Lore Segal 
2007 Winner
  • The Road by Cormac McCarthy
2007 Finalists
  • After This by Alice McDermott
  • The Echo Maker by Richard Powers
2006 Winner
  • March by Geraldine Brooks
2006 Finalists
  • The March by E.L. Doctorow
  • The Bright Forever by Lee Martin
2005 Winner
  • Gilead by Marilynne Robinson (2.5 stars)
2005 Finalists
  • War Trash by Ha Jin
  • An Unfinished Season by Ward Just
2004 Winner
  • The Known World by Edward P. Jones
2004 Finalists
  • American Woman by Susan Choi
  • Evidence of Things Unseen by Marianne Wiggins
2003 Winner
  • Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
2003 Finalists
  • Servants of the Map: Stories by Andrea Barrett
  • You Are Not a Stranger Here by Adam Haslett
2002 Winner
  • Empire Falls by Richard Russo
2002 Finalists
  • The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
  • John Henry Days by Colson Whitehead
2001 Winner
  • The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
2001 Finalists
  • Blonde by Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Quick and the Dead by Joy Williams
2000 Winner
  • Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
2000 Finalists
  • Close Range: Wyoming Stories by Annie Proulx
  • Waiting by Ha Jin