James McBride Biography
James McBride was born on September 11th, 1957 and is currently 66 years old. James McBride was born in Red Hook, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
James McBride is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 5 novels available. The first standalone was released in 2001 with the novel Miracle at St. Anna. The most recently released novel was The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming standalone novels by James at this time.
James McBride has also written the Non-Fiction Books series which has 2 books including The Color of Water and Kill 'em and Leave.
James McBride Awards & Accolades
McBride's books have won multiple awards, The Good Lord Bird won the National Book Awards, Best Fiction, in 2013. The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store won the Kirkus Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 2023.
James McBride books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Song Yet Sung was nominated for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, Fiction, in 2009. Deacon King Kong was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Historical Fiction, in 2020 as well as the Kirkus Prize - Best Fiction Book in 2020, Dayton Literary Peace Prize - Fiction in 2021. The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store was nominated for the Barnes & Noble Awards, Book of the Year, in 2023 as well as the Goodreads Awards - Best Historical Fiction in 2023.
James McBride Lists & Other Mentions
- Deacon King Kong was a New York Times: 100 Notable Books in 2020.
James McBride F.A.Q
When was James McBride Born? How old is James McBride?
James McBride was born on September 11th, 1957. James McBride is currently 66 years old.
Where was James McBride Born?
James McBride was born in Red Hook, Brooklyn, New York, USA and is American.
What book awards has James McBride won?
What was the first book James McBride wrote?
The first novel written by James McBride was The Color of Water, published in 1996.
What was the most recent book James McBride wrote?
His most recently released work was The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store on August 8th, 2023.
Will there be any more books by James McBride?
James McBride does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has James McBride written?
James McBride has written 8 books. 5 Standalone Novels, 1 book in the Short Story Collections, 2 books in the Non-Fiction Books.
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