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Finalists for the National Book Awards were announced Tuesday. They include Gayl Jones’ “The Birdcatcher,” a short, lyrical novel about a writer’s trip to the island of Ibiza and the gifted, unstable couple she stays with. The activist and former Olympics gold medalist Tommie Smith is a young people’s literature nominee for “Victory. Stand!: Raising My Fist for Justice." Pulitzer Prize winner Sharon Olds is a poetry finalist for “Balladz." Robert Samuels’ and Toluse Olorunnipa’s “His Name Is George Floyd” is a nonfiction nominee. Winners will be announced Nov. 16 at a dinner that will also honor cartoonist Art Spiegelman and American Library Association Executive Director Tracie D. Hall.

Professor Anton Zeilinger from the University of Vienna attends a news conference at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. The Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to three scientists, Alain Aspect, John F. Clauser and Anton Zeilinger for their work on quantum information science.(AP Photo/Theresa Wey)

A protester from the group 'Just Stop Oil' is surrounded by police officers after gluing himself to the ground, in London, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022.(AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)

A protester from the group 'Just Stop Oil' is surrounded by police officers after gluing himself to the ground, in London, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022.(AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)

A protester from the group 'Just Stop Oil' is surrounded by police officers after gluing himself to the ground, in London, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022.(AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)

A protester from the group 'Just Stop Oil' is surrounded by police officers after gluing himself to the ground, in London, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022.(AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)

A fashion lover arrives in the courtyard of the Louvre museum during Louis Vuitton ready-to-wear Spring/Summer 2023 fashion collection presented Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022 in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Professor Anton Zeilinger from the University of Vienna attends a news conference at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. The Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to three scientists, Alain Aspect, John F. Clauser and Anton Zeilinger for their work on quantum information science.(AP Photo/Theresa Wey)