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Recent Book Awards and Honors

Click on the book covers for more information on each book.


Rigoberto González, author of the UW Press books Butterfly Boy and Autobiography of My Hungers  *  Awarded the Bill Whitehead Award for Lifetime Literary Achievement by the Publishing Triangle


The CitNava-picy of Palaces: A Novel by Michael Nava
Winner, International Latino Book Award for Latino Fiction, Latino Literacy Now  *  Second place, International Latino Book Award for Historical Fiction, Latino Literacy Now   *   Finalist, Gay Fiction, Lambda Literary Awards

Archiving the Unspeakable: Silence, Memory, and the Photographic Record in Cambodia by Michelle Caswell Caswell-pic
Winner, Waldo Gifford Leland Award, Society of American Archivists 5210-165w


Understanding and Teaching U.S. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History, edited by Leila J. Rupp and Susan K. Freeman
Winner, Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Anthology

My FavorJoanne Diazite Tyrants by Joanne Diaz
Winner, Midwest Book Award for Poetry, Midwest Independent Publishers Association

Otherwise Unseeable by Betsy Sholl

Winner, Maine Literary Award, Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance


The Sleeve Waves by Angela Sorby
Outstanding Achievement in Poetry Award, Wisconsin Library Association  *  Honorable Mention, Edna Meudt Poetry Book Award, Council of Wisconsin Writers

The Offense of Love:5302-165wHejduk-Julia-2014-165t Ars Amatoria, Remedia Amoris, and Tristia 2  by Ovid, translation by Julia Dyson Hejduk
Finalist, National Translation Award, American Literary Translators Association

5251-165wMcLean-Susan-2014-165t Selected Epigrams by Martial, Translated by Susan McLean
 Finalist, Literary Translation Award, PEN Center USA

Living a Land Ethic: A History of Cooperative Conservation by Stephen A. Laubach
Finalist, Midwest Book Award for Nature, Midwest Independent Publishers Association  *  5201-165w
Finalist, Midwest Book Award for History, Midwest Independent Publishers Association


Assault with a Deadly Lie: A Nick Hoffman Novel of Suspense by Lev Raphael5306-165w  Raphael-Lev-2014-165t

Finalist, Midwest Book Award for Mystery/Thriller Fiction, Midwest Independent Publishers Association