The 2014 Pulitzer winners have been announced.
Donna Tartt took the prize for Fiction for her novel The Goldfinch, one of the best-selling and most acclaimed novels of the year. The fiction finalists were The Son by Philipp Meyer and The Woman Who Lost Her Soul by Bob Shacochis.
The General Nonfiction category was won by Dan Fagin for Toms River, a look at industrial pollution in a small New Jersey town. The finalists were The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger and a Forgotten Genocide by Gary J. Bass and The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change the American Way of War by Fred Kaplan.
The History category was won by Alan Taylor for The Internal Enemy. Finalists: A Dreadful Deceit: The Myth of Race from the Colonial Era to Obama's America by Jacqueline Jones and Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident and the Illusion of Safety by Eric Schlosser.