The winners of the 2002 National Book Awards were announced on November 20, 2002, at a ceremony at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. Awarded annually since 1950, The National Book Awards are given in the genres of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and young people's literature.
This year's winners by category were:
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