Congratulations to Louise Erdich and Katherine Boo, winners of The National Book Award. Erdich was awarded the prize for fiction for her novel, The Round House, a coming of age story about an Indian teen who wants to avenge a savage attack on his mother on a North Dakota reservation. Boo was awarded the prize for nonfiction for Behind the Beautiful Forevers, which chronicles three years in the life of a family in a Mumbai slum. Both books are available at your Community Library. See why these great books were awarded the nation's top book award!