Honor roll: National Book Award for Nonfiction authors

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

1Robert A. Caro (63.15)44Gregory White Smith (16.41)87David M. Carroll (6.59)
2John W. Dower (55.1)45Melissa Fay Greene (12.87)88Adrienne Mayor (6.59)
3Stephen Greenblatt (45.17)46Anthony Shadid (12.62)89Joan Wickersham (6.58)
4Manning Marable (41.05)47Lauren Redniss (12.61)90Jim Sheeler (6.58)
5Anne Applebaum (35.16)48Barbara Demick (12.6)91Woody Holton (6.57)
6Lawrence Wright (33.2)49Arnold Rampersad (12.57)92Christopher Hitchens (6.57)
7Katherine Boo (32.63)50Rajiv Chandrasekaran (12.56)93Peter Hessler (6.56)
8Erik Larson (32.54)51Elizabeth Gilbert (12.52)94Jim Dwyer (6.55)
9Garry Wills (32.43)52Jan Tomasz Gross (12.51)95Kevin Flynn (6.55)
10Richard Rhodes (30.38)53Nina Bernstein (12.51)96Leo Damrosch (6.55)
11J. Anthony Lukas (30.36)54Patrick Tierney (12.5)97Alan Burdick (6.55)
12Annette Gordon-Reed (26.59)55Jacques Barzun (12.5)989/11 Commission (6.54)
13Tim Weiner (26.57)56Mark Bowden (12.49)99Jennifer Gonnerman (6.54)
14Jane Mayer (25.02)57Harold Bloom (12.48)100John D'emilio (6.53)
15Greg Grandin (24.6)58Daniel C. Dennett (12.46)101George Howe Colt (6.53)
16Drew Gilpin Faust (24.59)59Tobias Wolff (12.45)102Steve Olson (6.52)
17Patti Smith (22.6)60Edward L. Ayers (12.43)103Devra Lee Davis (6.52)
18Joan Didion (22.56)61George Packer (10.63)104Atul Gawande (6.52)
19Kevin Boyle (22.55)62Timothy Egan (10.56)105Marie Arana (6.51)
20Alice Kaplan (22.5)63Carlos Eire (10.53)106David James Duncan (6.51)
21Judith Thurman (22.49)64Edward Ball (10.48)107John Phillip Santos (6.49)
22Sam Tanenhaus (22.48)65James Carroll (10.46)108Natalie Angier (6.49)
23Jonathan Harr (22.46)66Gore Vidal (10.43)109Henry Mayer (6.48)
24T.J. Stiles (20.6)67Paul Monette (10.42)110Yaffa Eliach (6.48)
25Tina Rosenberg (20.46)68Orlando Patterson (10.41)111Beth Kephart (6.48)
26Neil Sheehan (20.39)69Ron Chernow (10.4)112Jamaica Kincaid (6.47)
27Tracy Kidder (20.32)70Thomas L. Friedman (10.39)113David I. Kertzer (6.47)
28Peter Matthiessen (20.3)71Barry Lopez (10.36)114Thomas Lynch (6.47)
29Mary Gabriel (18.62)72Robert V. Remini (10.34)115Anne Richardson Roiphe (6.46)
30Taylor Branch (18.56)73Fox Butterfield (10.33)116Cary Reich (6.46)
31James Gleick (18.43)74James Fallows (10.33)117Paul Hendrickson (6.46)
32Edwidge Danticat (16.57)75Victor S. Navasky (10.32)118Dennis Covington (6.45)
33David Hackett Fischer (16.55)76Maxine Hong Kingston (10.31)119Maryanne Vollers (6.45)
34Adam Hochschild (16.55)77Jane Kramer (10.31)120Jill Abramson (6.44)
35Andrew Solomon (16.52)78Tom Wolfe (10.3)121John Demos (6.44)
36David Levering Lewis (16.51)79Alan Taylor (6.63)122John Edgar Wideman (6.44)
37Nathaniel Philbrick (16.5)80Jill Lepore (6.63)123Richard Slotkin (6.43)
38Joseph J. Ellis (16.47)81Wendy Lower (6.63)124William Leach (6.43)
39Sherwin B. Nuland (16.45)82Domingo Martinez (6.62)125Peter Svenson (6.43)
40David McCullough (16.43)83Deborah Baker (6.61)126R.W.B. Lewis (6.41)
41Steven Naifeh (16.41)84Megan K. Stack (6.6)127Diane Wood Middlebrook (6.41)
42E.J. Dionne (16.41)85Justin Spring (6.6)128Samuel G. Freedman (6.4)
43Tom H. Watkins (16.41)86Sean B. Carroll (6.59)129Roger Morris (6.4)
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