The authors won the literary prize in the fiction and nonfiction categories, respectively. Also taking home awards were Robin Coste Lewis, for her debut poetry collection, and Neal Shusterman.
After the ex-Sunderland and England star was convicted of sexual activity with a child, a judge warned him earlier this month: "Say goodbye to your daughter"
Ex-England footballer Adam Johnson is warned jail is "almost inevitable" after being found guilty of one count of sexual activity with a girl.
Adam Johnson - In 2012 he signed for Sunderland on a deal, and was handed the Barclays Player of the Month award in January 2014 after scoring a hat-trick in an away win against Fulham.
Adam Johnson sacked by Sunderland after child sex charge.: Adam Johnson sacked by Sunderland after child sex charge…
England and Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson is arrested and bailed on suspicion of sexual activity with a girl.
Adam Johnson Given 6 Years In Prison For Child Sex Crimes; Bestiality Porn Charge Also Revealed
Sunderland's Adam Johnson savaged in the tabloids after admitting child sex charge