Fiction: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
Drama: August: Osage County by Tracy Letts
History: What Hath God Wrought by Daniel Walker Howe
Biography: Eden’s Outcasts by John Matteson
Poetry: Time and Materials by Robert Hass
Poetry: Failure by Philip Schultz
General Nonfiction: The Years of Extermination by Saul Friedlander
For more information on the Pulitzer Prize Winners for 2008.