The 2014 Finalists
The Dayton Literary Peace Prize Foundation is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2014 Dayton
Literary Peace Prize in fiction and nonfiction.
"Literature can be seen as a way of exercising our empathy muscles, and this year's finalists all
leave the reader with a deeper sense of compassion," said Sharon Rab, founder and co-chair of the
Dayton Literary Peace Prize Foundation. "Each work encourages us to see the world through the eyes
of others, whether they be contemporary Americans, or a child in a war zone, or a 19th-century slave"
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