Honor roll: Nonfiction authors

Each of these Nonfiction authors has received at least one award nomination. They are ranked by honors received for their works in this category.

1Russell Freedman (165.41)101Blake Bailey (29.13)201David Lambert (20.92)
2Robert A. Caro (100.12)102Jonathan Harr (29.01)202Carlton Stowers (20.86)
3Daniel Stashower (93.65)103Andrew Wilson (28.54)203Fran Balkwill (20.82)
4Jim Murphy (92.33)104Ross King (27.71)204Mic Rolph (20.82)
5James Cross Giblin (84.26)105Nick Arnold (27.54)205Alan Walker (20.8)
6Jim Huang (83.61)106Peter Ackroyd (27.36)206Robert Darnton (20.79)
7Willetta L. Heising (77.9)107Bernard Bailyn (27.25)207Gore Vidal (20.75)
8Dean James (66.41)108Tanya Lee Stone (27.21)208Bill Pronzini (20.75)
9Nic Bishop (65.97)109Kai Bird (27.16)209Carl Sagan (20.74)
10John W. Dower (65.46)110Andrew Solomon (27.14)210Jean Fritz (20.74)
11David McCullough (63.55)111T.J. Stiles (27.12)211Henry A. Kissinger (20.74)
12Jeffrey Marks (60.17)112Gary Warren Niebuhr (27.11)212Richard Hammer (20.71)
13Leslie S. Klinger (59.73)113Marc Aronson (27.11)213Robert Lindsey (20.69)
14Richard Holmes (53.9)114Sylvia Nasar (27.1)214John Lewis Gaddis (20.62)
15Rhoda Blumberg (53.75)115Douglas Starr (27.09)215Theodore Rosengarten (20.61)
16Elizabeth Partridge (53.6)116David Macaulay (26.98)216Diana Athill (20.59)
17Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (53.11)117David Levering Lewis (26.95)217Graham Farmelo (20.59)
18Jon L. Breen (51.52)118Alzina Stone Dale (26.94)218Martin J. Sherwin (20.56)
19Otto Penzler (51.5)119Gitta Sereny (26.93)219William Taubman (20.54)
20Jean Swanson (49.93)120Anthony Summers (26.92)220Janet Browne (20.53)
21Richard Rhodes (49.85)121Kenneth Silverman (26.77)221Barbara Wertheim Tuchman (20.52)
22Taylor Branch (48.95)122Paul French (26.63)222Ramsey Campbell (20.52)
23James Gleick (47.59)123Annette Gordon-Reed (26.59)223W.A. Swanberg (20.5)
24Jared Diamond (47.46)124Tim Weiner (26.57)224Philip Gourevitch (20.48)
25Sy Montgomery (46.64)125Simon Sebag Montefiore (26.57)225Anne Fadiman (20.47)
26Ron Chernow (46.03)126Austin Lugar (26.57)226Robert Coles (20.46)
27Stephen Greenblatt (45.17)127Samantha Power (26.53)227Robert Polito (20.46)
28Edward O. Wilson (44.14)128Herbert P. Bix (26.51)228Tina Rosenberg (20.46)
29Hilary Spurling (43.64)129Mikal Gilmore (26.44)229Natalie S. Bober (20.45)
30Brenda Maddox (43.35)130Geoffrey C. Ward (26.4)230David Canter (20.45)
31Martin H. Greenberg (43.34)131David Nasaw (25.7)231Larry Segriff (20.44)
32Frances FitzGerald (42.74)132Ben Macintyre (25.68)232Barbara D'Amato (20.43)
33Steve Coll (41.76)133Caroline Moorehead (25.67)233Charles Nicholl (20.42)
34Steven Pinker (41.63)134Miranda Carter (25.12)234David Simon (20.42)
35Frankie Y. Bailey (41.14)135Robert Weibezahl (25.04)235Neil Sheehan (20.39)
36Manning Marable (41.05)136Jo Grossman (25.04)236Joseph Lelyveld (20.36)
37S.T. Joshi (40.71)137Jane Mayer (25.02)237Seymour Hersh (20.33)
38Claire Tomalin (40.1)138Jon Krakauer (25.01)238Ronald Steel (20.32)
39Robert Byrd (39.17)139Ian Kershaw (24.99)239Jacobo Timerman (20.31)
40Phillip Hoose (39.15)140John Curran (24.62)240Toby Talbot (20.31)
41Marvin Lachman (39.07)141Greg Grandin (24.6)241Leon F. Litwack (20.31)
42P.D. James (39.06)142Drew Gilpin Faust (24.59)242Peter Matthiessen (20.3)
43Garry Wills (38.94)143Stuart M. Kaminsky (24.56)243Walter Jackson Bate (20.28)
44Jonathan Weiner (37.48)144Laurie Roberts (24.56)244Joseph Lash (20.22)
45Edmund Morris (37.41)145Margaret C. Thomas (24.51)245James MacGregor Burns (20.21)
46Kate Summerscale (37.06)146Martha Hailey Dubose (24.51)246Erik H. Erikson (20.2)
47Stephen Jay Gould (37.03)147Sean B. Carroll (23.77)247T. Harry Williams (20.2)
48Susan Campbell Bartoletti (36.98)148Jonathan Maberry (23.75)248David E. Schultz (19.56)
49Tony Hillerman (36.94)149Robert Winston (23.68)249David Hajdu (19.56)
50Ellen Nehr (36.91)150Dick Lehr (23.65)250Robert M. Sapolsky (19.43)
51J. Anthony Lukas (36.84)151Richard Walker (23.65)251Kevin Phillips (19.42)
52John Connolly (36.63)152Diana Souhami (23.62)252Alex Bellos (19.22)
53Declan Burke (36.63)153Paul Hendrickson (23.6)253T.J. English (19.21)
54John Curran (36.61)154Kathryn Lasky (23.42)254Donna M. Jackson (19.18)
55Jon Lellenberg (36.58)155Antonia Fraser (23.4)255Sebastian Junger (19.17)
56Charles Foley (36.58)156John McPhee (23.3)256Christopher Hitchens (19.17)
57Melanie Rehak (36.56)157Deirdre Bair (23.24)257Bev Vincent (19.14)
58Sandra Jane Jordan (36.14)158Charles Rosen (23.24)258Barbara Kerley (19.14)
59Jan Greenberg (36.14)159Kim Paffenroth (23.18)259Deborah Blum (19.13)
60Diane Stanley (35.75)160Ann Bausum (23.15)260Robert Weinberg (19.07)
61Adam Hochschild (35.64)161Brian Greene (23.12)261Julie M. Rivett (19.04)
62Nathaniel Philbrick (35.6)162Laura Hillenbrand (23.11)262Richard Laymon (19.04)
63Graham Robb (35.52)163Alan Taylor (23.09)263Hermione Lee (19.04)
64Douglas P. Lyle, M.D. (35.18)164Brian Selznick (23.08)264Daniel C. Dennett (18.88)
65Anne Applebaum (35.16)165Rebecca Solnit (23.04)265Michael Gorra (18.63)
66Max Allan Collins (35.07)166Richard White (23.04)266Mary Gabriel (18.62)
67Mike Ashley (35.05)167Edmund White (23.03)267David Morrell (18.61)
68Yunte Huang (34.61)168Gordon S. Wood (23.03)268David A. Crowder (18.61)
69Ann Rule (33.95)169Doris Kearns Goodwin (23)269Hank Wagner (18.61)
70Doris May Lessing (33.35)170Cynthia Ozick (22.97)270Steven Doyle (18.61)
71Lawrence Wright (33.2)171Sherwin B. Nuland (22.95)271Joan Schenkar (18.6)
72Joseph J. Ellis (32.98)172Victoria Nichols (22.88)272Deborah Heiligman (18.6)
73Ed Gorman (32.93)173Susan Thompson (22.88)273Jackie Wullschlager (18.58)
74Tracy Kidder (32.91)174John Updike (22.88)274Alexander Masters (18.56)
75Judith Thurman (32.82)175Tobias Wolff (22.84)275Edward Conlon (18.55)
76Katherine Boo (32.63)176John M. Reilly (22.81)276Bill Peet (18.4)
77Erik Larson (32.54)177Fox Butterfield (22.79)277David Diaz (17.23)
78H.W. Brands (31.72)178Leslie Budewitz (22.62)278Rocky Wood (17.2)
79William H. Gass (31.33)179Siddhartha Mukherjee (22.61)279David Oliver Relin (17.19)
80Patricia C. McKissack (31.28)180Patti Smith (22.6)280Greg Mortenson (17.19)
81Fredrick McKissack (31.28)181Elena Santangelo (22.6)281George Packer (17.19)
82Vincent Bugliosi (31.12)182Harry Lee Poe (22.59)282Tonya Bolden (17.17)
83Victoria Glendinning (31.06)183Candace Fleming (22.59)283Nick Lane (17.16)
84Colleen Barnett (31.06)184Kathy Lynn Emerson (22.59)284Michael Largo (17.13)
85Diarmaid MacCulloch (31)185Catherine Thimmesh (22.57)285Andrew Nikiforuk (17.13)
86Douglas R. Hofstadter (30.87)186Debby Applegate (22.57)286Gary A. Braunbeck (17.13)
87A. Scott Berg (30.79)187Chris Roerden (22.57)287Dave Eggers (17.1)
88Richard Ellmann (30.71)188Joan Didion (22.56)288Margaret MacMillan (17.1)
89John Clive (30.63)189Kevin Boyle (22.55)289Amanda Foreman (17.09)
90Lewis Thomas (30.56)190G. Miki Hayden (22.52)290Geoff Dyer (17.09)
91Annalyn Swan (30.55)191Adam Sisman (22.51)291John Guy (17.08)
92Mark Stevens (30.55)192Alice Kaplan (22.5)292Philip Ball (17.07)
93Frank McCourt (30.47)193Tom Nolan (22.5)293Thomas F. Monteleone (17.07)
94Brian Floca (29.79)194Sam Tanenhaus (22.48)294Fiona MacCarthy (17.07)
95Judith St. George (29.57)195Richard Kluger (22.47)295Tony De Saulles (17.07)
96Steve Jenkins (29.54)196Lisa Morton (21.2)296Peter Hessler (17.07)
97John Richardson (29.44)197Henry Wiencek (21.02)297Andrew X. Pham (17.07)
98Walter Dean Myers (29.37)198Martin Amis (21.01)298David Bodanis (17.06)
99Anthony Shadid (29.17)199Eric Foner (20.99)299Ian Buruma (17.06)
100Michael Dirda (29.16)200Ruth Dudley Edwards (20.97)300Saul Friedländer (17.05)
Views: 4,022 • Modified: • Elapsed: 0.037 sec
  • Facebook
  • AboutUs
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike