• National Book Award Winner is a Win After reading Kevin Powers’ THE YELLOW BIRDS, we weren’t sure that anything could top our 2012 reading list. While reading it, we were blown away by the language and sheer power of the story. And then BAM. Just like that Louise Erdrich was nominated alongside Kevin Powers for the National Book Award. When Erdrich’s THE […] Verbal Vixen 0 Comments January 17, 2013