this year's winners, but especially the winner and runner-up in the field of history.
Winner: Charles Marsh, Strange Glory: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Award of Merit: Philip Jenkins, The Great and Holy War: How World War I Became a Religious Crusade
Want to learn more about Marsh's book? Check out our Author's Corner feature on him. (In other words, he and this book were famous well before this award!).