Fortune’s Fool nominated for 2016 National Book Critics Circle award

Fortune's Fool coverTerry Alford’s acclaimed biography Fortune’s Fool: The Life and Times of John Wilkes Booth has been nominated for a National Book Critic’s Circle award. The awards, determined by a jury of critics and book review editors, honor excellence in six categories – autobiography, biography, criticism, fiction, nonfiction and poetry. The winners will be named on March 17. Terry is one of the founders of The Northern Virginia Review.