Every year, the New York Public Library award $25k to a writer under 35 based on a book she published the previous year. Hereâ€™s the full press release.
Here is this yearâ€™s list:
Citrus County by John Brandon (McSweeneyâ€™s)
Vida by Patricia Engel (Grove Press)
The Instructions by Adam Levin (McSweeneyâ€™s)
Death Is Not an Option by Suzanne Rivecca (W.W. Norton & Company)
Kapitoil by Teddy Wayne (Harper Perennial)