Le Guin Wins Honorary National Book Award

Author Ursula K. Le Guin in an undated photo. The National Book Foundation announced that Le Guin, the science fiction and fantasy writer, was receiving the 2014 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. (AP Photo/National Book Foundation, Laura Anglin)
Author Ursula K. Le Guin in an undated photo. The National Book Foundation announced that Le Guin, the science fiction and fantasy writer, was receiving the 2014 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. (AP Photo/National Book Foundation, Laura Anglin)

NEW YORK—Ursula K. Le Guin, the science fiction and fantasy writer widely celebrated as a visionary and compelling storyteller, is receiving an honorary National Book...

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