Honor roll: National Book Award for Fiction authors

Each of these authors has been nominated for a National Book Award for Fiction. They are ranked by honors given those books nominated for the aforementioned award.

1E.L. Doctorow (93.64)54Thomas Flanagan (16.31)107Lionel Shriver (6.6)
2Robert Stone (63.47)55William Styron (16.3)108Karen Tei Yamashita (6.6)
3Philip Roth (63.47)56Rachel Kushner (13.21)109Salvatore Scibona (6.58)
4Don DeLillo (59.22)57Scott Spencer (12.83)110Mischa Berlinski (6.57)
5Anne Tyler (59.04)58Howard Norman (12.81)111Lydia Davis (6.57)
6Marilynne Robinson (56.93)59Jhumpa Lahiri (12.63)112Joshua Ferris (6.57)
7Shirley Hazzard (50.86)60Gail Godwin (12.63)113Jim Shepard (6.57)
8Jonathan Franzen (50.53)61Nicole Krauss (12.61)114Ken Kalfus (6.56)
9Edward P. Jones (42.97)62Marcel Theroux (12.6)115Dana Spiotta (6.56)
10Alice McDermott (40.88)63Peter Carey (12.6)116Mark Z. Danielewski (6.56)
11John Updike (36.62)64Bonnie Jo Campbell (12.59)117René Steinke (6.55)
12Ha Jin (32.5)65Jayne Anne Phillips (12.59)118Christopher Sorrentino (6.55)
13John Cheever (30.31)66Aleksandar Hemon (12.58)119Christine Schutt (6.54)
14Joyce Carol Oates (29.11)67Jess Walter (12.56)120Kate Walbert (6.54)
15Norman Rush (28.78)68Marianne Wiggins (12.54)121Sarah Shun-lien Bynum (6.54)
16Julie Otsuka (28.63)69Kent Haruf (12.49)122Joan Silber (6.54)
17Peter Taylor (28.37)70Andre Dubus III (12.49)123T. Coraghessan Boyle (6.53)
18Walker Percy (28.31)71Cynthia Ozick (12.49)124Martha McPhee (6.52)
19William Gaddis (26.7)72Ron Hansen (12.47)125Brad Watson (6.52)
20Ben Rehder (26.62)73Madison Smartt Bell (12.46)126Dan Chaon (6.51)
21Annie Proulx (26.44)74Grace Paley (12.45)127Jennifer Egan (6.51)
22Richard Powers (23)75Amy Bloom (12.43)128Susan Straight (6.51)
23Thomas Pynchon (22.87)76Katherine Dunn (12.39)129Charles Baxter (6.5)
24John Irving (22.62)77Mary McGarry Morris (12.39)130Francine Prose (6.5)
25Edith Pearlman (22.61)78J.F. Powers (12.38)131Alan P. Lightman (6.5)
26Oscar Hijuelos (22.4)79Ursula K. Le Guin (12.36)132Jean Thompson (6.49)
27Toni Morrison (22.38)80Hugh Nissenson (12.36)133Patricia Henley (6.49)
28Alison Lurie (22.35)81Elizabeth Benedict (12.35)134Allegra Goodman (6.48)
29William Maxwell (22.32)82William Wharton (12.32)135Tom Wolfe (6.48)
30Norman Mailer (22.3)83James McBride (10.63)136Gayl Jones (6.48)
31Colum McCann (20.61)84Jesmyn Ward (10.61)137Ward S. Just (6.47)
32Cormac McCarthy (20.42)85Peter Matthiessen (10.58)138Diane Johnson (6.47)
33Alice Walker (20.33)86Lily Tuck (10.54)139Janet Peery (6.46)
34Stephen Dixon (18.87)87Julia Glass (10.52)140Elizabeth McCracken (6.46)
35Daniyal Mueenuddin (18.6)88Susan Sontag (10.5)141Rosario Ferré (6.45)
36Mary Gaitskill (18.55)89Larry Heinemann (10.37)142Edwidge Danticat (6.45)
37Louis Begley (18.41)90Ellen Gilchrist (10.34)143Ellen Currie (6.44)
38Amy Tan (18.39)91Eudora Welty (10.33)144Richard Dooling (6.44)
39Bobbie Ann Mason (18.33)92Wright Morris (10.31)145Bob Shacochis (6.43)
40Mark Helprin (18.32)93Tim O'Brien (10.29)146Thom Jones (6.43)
41Louise Erdrich (17.13)94Mary Lee Settle (10.28)147Cristina Garcia (6.42)
42Téa Obreht (16.61)95Wallace Stegner (10.27)148Dorothy Allison (6.42)
43Jaimy Gordon (16.61)96Thomas Williams (10.25)149Sandra Scofield (6.41)
44Denis Johnson (16.58)97Isaac Bashevis Singer (10.24)150Stanley Elkin (6.41)
45William T. Vollmann (16.55)98John Barth (10.23)151Felipe Alfau (6.4)
46Charles Frazier (16.47)99John Edward Williams (10.23)152Elena Castedo (6.4)
47Steven Millhauser (16.47)100Flannery O'Connor (10.22)153Jessica Hagedorn (6.4)
48Andrea Barrett (16.46)101Saul Bellow (10.21)154Cecile Pineda (6.35)
49Charles Johnson (16.4)102George Saunders (6.63)155Mary Gordon (6.33)
50John Casey (16.39)103Kevin Powers (6.62)156Herman Wouk (6.31)
51Pete Dexter (16.38)104Junot Díaz (6.62)157Paul Bowles (6.3)
52David Bradley (16.33)105Dave Eggers (6.62)158James Baldwin (6.3)
53Paul Theroux (16.33)106Andrew Krivak (6.61)
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