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A sweeping novel set in a low-income housing community in Indiana, Tess Gunty’s “The Rabbit Hutch” has won the National Book Award for fiction. On Wednesday night, the nonfiction prize went to Imani Perry’s “South to America,” and Sabaa Tahir’s “All My Rage” won for young people’s literature. In poetry, John Keene was cited for “Punks: New and Selected Poems,″ while Argentine-Spanish language author Samanta Schweblin and translator Megan McDowell won for best work in translation for “Seven Empty Houses.” Winners each received $10,000.

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This combination of book cover images shows National Book Award winners, from left, "The Rabbit Hutch" by Tess Gunty, "South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation" by Imani Perry, "All My Rage" by Sabaa Tahir, and "Punks: New & Selected Poems" by John Keene. (Knopf/Ecco/Razorbill/The Song Cave via AP)

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Lifetime achievement honoree Art Spiegelman attends the 73rd National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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Ibram X. Kendi attends the 73rd National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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Nonfiction finalist Meghan O'Rourke attends the 73rd National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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Nonfiction finalist Ingrid Rojas Contreras attends the 73rd National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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Nonfiction finalists Robert Samuels, left, and Toluse Olorunnipa attend the 73rd National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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Lifetime achievement honoree Art Spiegelman attends the 73rd National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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Tess Gunty attends the 73rd National Book Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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Nonfiction finalist Imani Perry attends the 73rd National Book Awards, at Cipriani Wall Street on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)