Presenting the 2014 Tournament Brackets and Rooster Shirts

With just over a week to go until the 2014 Rooster crows, it’s time to download this year’s brackets and make your picks for which books will reign supreme—or lay vanquished—in The Morning News 10th Annual Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes.

Download your 2014 Tournament of Books brackets [pdf]


Introducing the 2014 Rooster T-Shirt

The 2014 Rooster T-shirt, available now for pre-order

Wear your allegiance to literary bloodsport with pride. It’s the 2014 Tournament of Books T-shirt emblazoned with the Rooster logo. Now available for pre-order at our Teespring campaign.



The Tournament of Books’ organizers Andrew Womack and Rosecrans Baldwin are TMN’s co-founders. Baldwin’s latest novel is The Last Kid Left. His next book, a work of creative nonfiction about the city-state of Los Angeles, is forthcoming in 2021 from MCD x FSG (Farrar, Straus and Giroux). More by The Tournament of Books Staff