Letters, Drama, and Music

The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields (Viking)
The Young Man From Atlanta by Horton Foote
No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II by Doris Kearns Goodwin (Simon & Schuster)
Biography or Autobiography
Harriet Beecher Stowe: A Life by Joan D. Hedrick (Oxford University Press)
The Simple Truth by Philip Levine (Alfred A. Knopf)
General Nonfiction
The Beak Of The Finch: A Story Of Evolution In Our Time by Jonathan Weiner (Alfred A. Knopf)
Stringmusic by Morton Gould

Special Citations

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Public Service
The Virgin Islands Daily News, St. Thomas, VI
Spot News Reporting
Staff of Los Angeles Times
Investigative Reporting
Brian Donovan and Stephanie Saul of Newsday, Long Island, NY
Explanatory Journalism
Leon Dash, staff writer, and Lucian Perkins, photographer, of The Washington Post
Beat Reporting
David Shribman of The Boston Globe
National Reporting
Tony Horwitz of The Wall Street Journal
International Reporting
Mark Fritz of Associated Press
Feature Writing
Ron Suskind of The Wall Street Journal
Jim Dwyer of Newsday, Long Island, NY
Margo Jefferson of The New York Times
Editorial Writing
Jeffrey Good of The St. Petersburg (FL) Times
Editorial Cartooning
Mike Luckovich of The Atlanta Constitution
Spot News Photography
Carol Guzy of The Washington Post
Feature Photography
Staff of Associated Press