2004/2005
Frances Mayes
Frank Rich
Michael Chabon
Anne Lamott

2005/2006
Alexander McCall Smith
Susan-Lori Parks
Michael Cunningham
Alice Sebold
David Sedaris

2006/2007
Garry Trudeau
J. R. Moehringer
Amy Tan
Azar Nafisi

2007/2008
Frank McCourt
Claire Messud
Erik Larson
Anna Quindlen

2008/2009
David McCullough
Sara Gruen
Carl Hiaasen
Sue Monk Kidd

2009/2010
Khaled Hosseini
David Wroblewski
Wally Lamb
Jodi Picoult

2010/2011
Salman Rushdie
Sarah Vowell
Joyce Carol Oates
Eric Schlosser
Daniel Handler

2011/2012
Jonathan Franzen
Roz Chast
Jeannette Walls
Armistead Maupin
Elizabeth Strout

2012/2013
Margaret Atwood
Terry Tempest Williams
Jeffrey Eugenides
Ann Patchett
Billy Collins

2013/2014
Abraham Verghese
Mary Oliver
Isabel Wilkerson
Geraldine Brooks
Art Spiegelman

2014/2015
Dennis Lehane
Jennifer Egan
Sherman Alexie
Mary Roach
Neil Gaiman

2015/2016
Zadie Smith
James McBride
Meg Wolitzer
Bill Bryson
T. C. Boyle