J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize Shortlist

$2 a Day by Kathryn Edin and H. Luke Shaefer makes J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize Shortlist

The J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize recognizes superb examples of nonfiction writing that exemplify the literary grace, the commitment to serious research, and the social concern that characterized the distinguished work of the award’s namesake, J. Anthony Lukas.  Books must be on a topic of American political or social concern and must have been published between January 1, 2015, and December 31, 2015.