Naomi Klein, the winner of American Book Award 2015 is well known for No Logo won the award for her reverted title “This changes everything: capitalism vs. the climate”
Naomi Klein won the award in the month of July and now in its 36th year recognizes excellent books” from the entire spectrum of America’s diverse literary community” the award would be received by Klein at a public event alongside 14 fellow winners on oct 25th 2015 at san Francisco jazz Centre.
American Book Award:
- What is American Book Award: “It is an American literacy award that annually recognizes a set of books and people for “outstanding literacy achievement “
- It is established in 1978 and administered by non-profit educational and service organization before Columbus foundation.
- It honors persons for their excellence in American literature without restriction to sex, race, ethnic background or genre.
About the book:
In This Changes Everything Naomi Klein argues that climate change isn’t just another issue to be neatly filed between taxes and health care. It’s an alarm that calls us to fix an economic system that is already failing us in many ways. she demonstrates precisely why the market has not—and cannot—fix the climate crisis but will instead make things worse, with ever more extreme and ecologically damaging extraction methods, accompanied by rampant disaster capitalism.