'The Hours' Wins Pulitzer Prize
Apr. 12, 1999
NEW YORK (AP) _ Michael Cunningham won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction on Monday for his book ``The Hours.''
The drama award was presented to ``Wit,'' a play by Margaret Edson.
The history prize was given to ``Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898'' by Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace.
The biography prize went to ``Lindbergh,'' A. Scott Berg's book about the American aviator.