Trevor Noah’s Book Just Won the Thurber Prize for American Humor

Noah’s award comes with $5,000 and a crystal plaque.

South African comedian and Daily Show host Trevor Noah slays for a living. His memoir “Born a Crime" just won the Thurber Prize for American Humor.


To win the award, Noah's book beat two novels: Ken Pisani's “Amp'd" and Aaron Their's “Mr. Eternity."

Noah's award comes with $5,000 and a crystal plaque.

It's worth noting that Noah's predecessor at the Daily Show, Jon Stewart is a previous winner of the award.

Congrats, Trevor Noah!

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