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Jacket covers from three titles on the L.A. Times book award listThere's something for every type of reader among these winners of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, which were announced recently to launch the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.

Biography: Clarence Darrow: Attorney for the Damned by John A. Farrell
Current interest: Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Fiction: Luminarium by Alex Shakar
First fiction: Shards by Ismet Prcic
Graphic novel: Finder: Voice by Carla Speed McNeil
History: Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America by Richard White
Mystery/thriller: 11/22/1963 by Stephen King
Science and technology: Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius by Sylvia Nasar
Young adult literature: The Big Crunch by Pete Hautman