Question: Who won the Pulitzer prize for his book “Angela’s Ashes”?

Answer: Frank McCourt won the Pulitzer prize for his autobiography, Angela’s Ashes, a best selling memoir named after his mother about his childhood experiences growing up in the slums of pre-war Limerick, Ireland. It also includes his struggles with poverty and his father’s alcoholism. The book was published in 1996, rose to the top of the best-seller lists and stayed there for more than two years, selling four million copies in hardback. The next year, it won the Pulitzer Prize for biography and the National Book Critics Circle Award.

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1  Frank McCourt on Angela’s Ashes – The John Adams Institute
On September 3, 1997, The John Adams Institute welcomed award-winning Irish-American author Frank McCourt who spoke about his autobiographical memoir Angela’s Ashes, which won the 1997 Pulitzer Prize as well as the US Critics Circle Award and sold over a milllion hard-back copies. McCourt already had along career as a teacher of creative …
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1Frank McCourt won the Pulitzer prize for his book “Angela’s Ashes”
Frank McCourt: Frank McCourt won the Pulitzer prize for his autobiography, Angela’s Ashes, a best selling memoir named after his mother about his childhood experiences growing up in the slums of pre-war Limerick, Ireland. It also includes his struggles with poverty and his father’s alcoholism. The book was published in 1996, rose to the top of …
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2Angela’s Ashes

Angela’s Ashes: A Memoir is a 1996 memoir by the Irish-American author Frank McCourt, with various anecdotes and stories of his childhood.It details his very early childhood in Brooklyn, New York, US but focuses primarily on his life in Limerick, Ireland.It also includes his struggles with poverty and his father’s alcoholism.. The book was published in 1996 and won the 1997 Pulitzer Prize for …
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3Frank McCourt

McCourt won the annual Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography (1997) and one of the annual National Book Critics Circle Awards (1996) for his bestselling 1996 memoir, Angela’s Ashes, which details his impoverished childhood from Brooklyn to Limerick. Three years later, a movie version of Angela’s Ashes opened to mixed reviews.
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4Frank McCourt won the Pulitzer prize for his book “Angela’s Ashes”
McCourt won the annual Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography (1997) and one of the annual National Book Critics Circle Awards (1996) for his bestselling 1996 memoir, Angela’s Ashes, which details his impoverished childhood from Brooklyn to Limerick.
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5Frank McCourt

Author Frank McCourt, whose tragic childhood became creative grist for his first book, the Pulitzer Prize-winning “Angela’s Ashes,” died Sunday, according to the Web site of his publisher, Simon …
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6Angela’s Ashes

Frank McCourt, the Irish American author best known for the Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir “Angela’s Ashes” that chronicled his impoverished upbringing, died on Sunday, The New York Times reported …
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7Frank McCourt

Frank McCourt, American author and teacher who was perhaps best known for the memoir Angela’s Ashes (1996), for which he won a Pulitzer Prize. Frank was the first child of Irish immigrants Malachy and Angela McCourt. The Great Depression and his father’s alcoholism kept the family destitute, and,
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8Frank McCourt won the Pulitzer prize for his book “Angela’s Ashes”
Angela’s Ashes, imbued on every page with Frank McCourt’s astounding humor and compassion, is a glorious book that bears all the marks of a classic. As Mary Breasted, author of Why Should You Doubt Me Now, said: “Frank McCourt’s book is deeply moving, for his searing story is true. No one has ever written about poverty or childhood like this.
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9Frank McCourt

In 1997, he won the Pulitzer Prize for his Angela’Ashes. Later in 1999, McCourt wrote a memoir, ‘Tis depicts his life when he came back to America till he became a teacher. He penned his third book, Teacher Man, in 2005 which tells of his experiences in the education field. The famous author died in New York City on July 19, 2009.
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10Frank McCourt won the Pulitzer prize for his book “Angela’s Ashes”
item 2 Angela’s Ashes : A Memoir by Frank McCourt (1999, Paperback) 2 – Angela’s Ashes : A Memoir by Frank McCourt (1999, … but I believe it won a Pulitzer Prize, it’s well worth picking up an d spending a rainy day in Ireland with Frankie and his family. Read full review. by wolfwoman44 Sep 06, … Angela’s Ashes. I loved this book.
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1.  Angela’s Ashes
is a 1996 memoir by the Irish-American author Frank McCourt, with various anecdotes and stories of his childhood. It details his very early childhood…
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