Best Books of 1992

The New York Times Book Review

Here are the New York Times Book Review’s top books of 1992:

Fiction Selections:

The English PatientMichael Ondaatje
The Lost Upland: Stories of Southwestern FranceW.S. Merwin
Outerbridge ReachRobert Stone
RegenerationPat Barker

Nonfiction Selections:

The Ant and the Peacock: Altruism and Sexual Selection From Darwin to TodayHelena Cronin
JazzToni Morrison
Kissinger: A BiographyWalter Isaacson
Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade AmericaGarry Wills
Young Men & FireNorman Maclean

Pulitzer Prize Winning Books of 1992

Here are the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction books of 1992:

Winner: A Thousand AcresJane Smiley
Finalist: JerniganDavid Gates
Finalist: Lila: An Inquiry into MoralsRobert M. Pirsig
Finalist: Mao IIDon DeLillo

Here are the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction books of 1992:

Winner: The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & PowerDaniel Yergin
Finalist: Broken VesselsAndre Dubus
Finalist: Chain Reaction: The Impact of Race, Rights, and Taxes on American PoliticsThomas Byrne Edsall and Mary D. Edsall