Congratulations to all of the winners and the nominees of the 2014 Oregon Book Awards, presented March 17th. Here are this year's winners:

  • Ursula K. Le Guin, The Unreal and the Real, Volumes One & Two (The Ken Kesey Award for Fiction)
  • Paul Collins, Duel with the Devil (The Frances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction
  • Jay Ponteri, Wedlocked (The Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction
  • Barry Deutsch, Hereville: How Mirka Met a Meteroite (The Pacific Northwest College of Art Graphic Literature Award)
  • Mary Szybist, Incarnadine (The Stafford/Hall Award for Poetry)
  • Kari Luna, The Theory of Everything (The Leslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature)
  • Graham  Salisbury, Calvin Coconut: Extra Famous (The Eloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature)
  • Amanda Coplin, The Orchardist (The Readers Choice Award)
Two special awards were presented as well:
  • Vince and Patty Wixon received the Stewart H. Holbrook Literary Legacy Award
  • Ellen Fader received the Walt Morey Young Readers Literary Legacy Award
  • Vern Rutsala received the C.E.S. Wood Distinguished Writer Award

What a great night it was! We are so fortunate to live in a state chock-full of so many people passionate about writing and reading and promoting the love of both.





The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories Volume One: Where on Earth Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781618730343
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Small Beer Press - November 27th, 2012

The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories Volume Two: Outer Space, Inner Lands Cover Image
ISBN: 9781618730350
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Published: Small Beer Press - November 27th, 2012

Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Myster Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307956453
Availability: Special Order
Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - June 4th, 2013

Wedlocked: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780983850489
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Published: Hawthorne Books - March 12th, 2013

Incarnadine Cover Image
ISBN: 9781555976354
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - February 5th, 2013

Hereville: How Mirka Got Her Sword Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419706196
Availability: Backordered
Published: Amulet Books - October 1st, 2012

The Theory of Everything Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399256264
Availability: Special Order
Published: Philomel Books - July 11th, 2013

Extra Famous Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385742207
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Wendy Lamb Books - April 9th, 2013

The Orchardist Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062188519
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - March 5th, 2013


Oregon Book Awards 2014