New York Times
bestselling Penguin Press author Mark Harris has received the Richard Wall Memorial Award his book Five Came Back
, which chronicles the wartime experience of five of Hollywood’s most legendary directors.
This marks the second time Harris has won this award. He previously won 2010 for his book Pictures at a Revolution
. Granted yearly by the Theatre Library Association, the award is given to a book of distinguished scholarship in the field of recorded performance and will be presented on the evening of October 16 at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.