New England Society in the City of New York (NES) is pleased to announce the finalists of the 2018 New England Society Book Awards, honoring books of merit that celebrate New England and its culture.
From among these finalists, one winner in each category will be chosen and announced in May. Click here for the official 2018 Book Awards Finalist press release.
May 15, 2018: Our 2018 Book Awards winners will be announced at our Founders' Day Celebration, at the Colony Club (564 Park Avenue, NYC) from 6:30 to 9:00 pm. Please join us for delicious food and lively conversation; tickets may be purchased here.
June 13, 2018: The New England Society will host our Book Awards Salon and Reception at the Down Town Association (60 Pine St, NYC) from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. At this intimate reception, attendees can meet the winners and hear personal insights about the winning books during a cocktail hour with the authors followed by a lively, moderated Q&A. To register for this event, click here.
June 14, 2018: The 2018 Book Awards winners will be honored during our 2018 Book Awards Luncheon at the Union League Club (38 E 37th St, NYC) from 12:00 to 2:00 pm. Attendees will also have the opportunity to purchase the winning books and have them signed by the authors. To register for this event, click here.
Learn more about the fiction, nonfiction, art & photography, and specialty titles finalists below.