Charles Marsh’s STRANGE GLORY: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer (Knopf/Vintage) has been shortlisted for the 2015 PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography. The winner of the award will be announced on May 13. The book recently won the Christianity Today 2015 Book Award in History/Biography.
On the Project on Lived Theology site, you can read Marsh’s reflections on the recent memorial of the 70th anniversary of Bonhoeffer’s execution.
STRANGE GLORY will be out in paperback from Vintage on April 21.
PEN Shortlist for the biography category
Rebel Yell (Scribner), S. C. Gwynne
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace (Scribner), Jeff Hobbs
Strange Glory (Alfred A. Knopf), Charles Marsh
The Queen’s Bed (Sarah Crichton Books), Anna Whitelock
Piero’s Light (Pegasus Books), Larry Witham