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Titles in bold were the final selections for the given year
2008 Nominees
Easter Island
by Jennifer Vanderbes
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
by Jonathan Safran Foer
The Hummingbird's Daughter
by Luis Alberto Urrea
Moloka'i
by Alan Brennert
The People of Paper
by Salvador Plascencia
What Is the What
by Dave Eggers
 
2007 Nominees
Any Bitter Thing
by Monica Wood
Distant Land of My Father
by  Bo Caldwell
The Memory Keeper's Daughter
by Kim Edwards
Namesake
by Jhumpa Lahiri
Who Will Run the Frog Hospital?
by Lorrie Moore
 
2006 Nominees
González and Daughter Trucking Co.
by María Amparo Escandón
Kindred
 
by Octavia Butler
Queen of Dreams
by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Samurai's Garden
by Gail Tsukiyama
Summer of the Big Bachi
by Naomi Hirahara
The Work of Wolves
by Kent Meyers
 
2005 Nominees
Caramelo
by Sandra Cisneros
Easter Island
by Jennifer Vanderbes
Jamesland
by Michelle Huneven
The Kite Runner
by Khaled Hosseini
The Namesake
by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Time Traveler's Wife
by Audrey Niffenegger
   
2003 Nominees
Bel Canto
by Ann Patchett
The Distant Land of My Father
by Bo Caldwell
Highwire Moon
by Susan Straight
The Hours
by Michael Cunningham
Life of Pi
by Yann Martel
Peace Like a River
by Leif Enger
 
2002 Nominees
Death of Vishnu
by Manil Suri
Kindred
by Octavia Butler
The Last Picture Show
by Larry McMurtry
The Soloist
by Mark Salzman
Tortilla Curtain
by T. Coraghessan Boyle