Info from Literary Arts accessed 1/28/11
Ken Kesey Award For Fiction
Emily Chenoweth of Portland Hello Goodbye
K.B. Dixon of Portland A Painter’s Life
Jane Kirkpatrick of Moro A Flickering Light
Scott Sadil of Hood River Lost in Wyoming
Willy Vlautin of Portland Lean on Pete
Stafford/Hall Award For Poetry
David Biespiel of Portland The Book of Men and Women (University of Washington Press)
Donna Henderson of Monmouth The Eddy Fence (Airlie Press)
Henry Hughes of Falls City Moist Meridian (Mammoth Books)
Jennifer Richter of Corvallis Threshold (Southern Illinois University Press)
Zachary Schomburg of Portland Scary No Scary (Black Ocean)
Frances Fuller Victor Award For General Nonfiction
Paul Collins of Portland The Book of William (Bloomsbury)
Tom Krattenmaker of Portland Onward Christian Athletes (Rowman & Littlefield)
Barry Sanders of Portland Unsuspecting Souls (Counterpoint Press)
Barry Sanders of Portland The Green Zone (AK Press)
Paul VanDevelder of Corvallis Savages and Scoundrels (Yale University Press)
Sarah Winnemucca Award For Creative Nonfiction
Carol Ann Bassett of Eugene Galapagos at the Crossroads (National Geographic)
Tom Bissell of Portland Extra Lives (Pantheon Books)
John Daniel of Elmira The Far Corner (Counterpoint Press)
Lisa Ohlen Harris of Newberg Through the Veil (Canon Press)
Kathleen Dean Moore of Corvallis Wild Comfort (Trumpeter Books)
Eloise Jarvis McGraw Award For Children’s Literature
Dale E. Basye of Portland Rapacia:The Second Circle of Heck (Random House)
Dawn Babb Prochovnic of Portland The Nest Where I Like to Rest (Magic Wagon)
Graham Salisbury of Lake Oswego Calvin Coconut: The Zippy Fix (Wendy Lamb Books)
Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen of Hines A Small Brown Dog A With Wet Pink Nose
Barbara Kerley of Portland The Extraordinary Mark Twain (Scholastic Press)
Leslie Bradshaw Award For Young Adult Literature
Scott William Carter of Salem The Last Great Getaway of the Water Balloon Boys
Kerry Cohen Hoffman of Portland It’s Not You, It’s Me (Random House)
Anne Osterlund of Ione Academy 7 (Penguin Group)
L.K. Madigan of Portland Flash Burnout (Houghton Mifflin)
Emily Whitman of Portland Radiant Darkness
KEN KESEY AWARD FOR FICTION
WINNER Jon Raymond of Portland, Livability: Stories
Miriam Gershow of Eugene, The Local News (Spiegel & Grau)
Gina Ochsner of Keizer, The Russian Dreambook of Color and Flight (Portobello Books)
Barbara Pope of Eugene, Cezanne’s Quarry (Pegasus Books)
Leslie What of Eugene, Crazy Love: Stories (Wordcraft of Oregon)
STAFFORD/HALL AWARD FOR POETRY
WINNER Matthew Dickman of Portland. All-American Poem
Alicia Cohen of Portland, Debts and Obligations(O Books)
Endi Bogue Hartigan of Portland, One Sun Storm ((Center for Literary Publishing)
Andrew Michael Roberts of Portland, something has to happen next (University of Iowa Press)
Crystal Williams of Portland, Troubled Tongues(Lotus Press)
FRANCES FULLER VICTOR AWARD FOR GENERAL NONFICTION
WINNER Tracy Daugherty of Corvallis, Hiding Man: A Biography of Donald Barthelme
Bonnie Henderson of Eugene, Strand: An Odyssey of Pacific Ocean Debris (OSU Press)
John Laursen and Terry Toedtemeier of Portland, Wild Beauty: Photographs of the Columbia River Gorge, 1867-1957 (The Northwest Photography Archive/OSU Press)
Donna Matrazzo of Portland, Wild Things: Adventures of a Grassroots Environmentalist (IUniverse)
Jeffrey St. Clair of Oregon City, Born Under a Bad Sky: Notes from the Dark Side of the Earth
SARAH WINNEMUCCA AWARD FOR CREATIVE NONFICTION
WINNER John Kroger of Salem, Convictions: A Prosecutor’s Battles Against Mafia Killers, Drug Kingpins, and Enron Thieves
Bibi Gaston of The Dalles, The Loveliest Woman in America: A Tragic Actress, Her Lost Diaries, and Her Granddaughter’s Search for Home
Debra Gwartney of Finn Rock, Live Through This: A Mother’s Memoir of Runaway Daughters and Reclaimed Love
Floyd Skloot of Portland, The Wink of the Zenith: The Shaping of a Writer’s Life
ELOISE JARVIS MCGRAW AWARD FOR CHILDREN’S LITERATURE
WINNER Deborah Hopkinson of West Linn, Keep On!The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-discoverer of the North Pole
LESLIE BRADSHAW AWARD FOR YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE
WINNER Roland Smith of Wilsonville. I.Q. Book One: Independence Hall
Carmen Bernier-Grand of Portland, Diego: Bigger Than Life (Marshall Cavendish)
David Greenberg of Portland, A Tugging String (Dutton)
Graham Salisbury of Lake Oswego, Calvin Coconut, Trouble Magnet(Wendy Lamb Books)
Virginia Euwer Wolff of Oregon City, This Full House (Harper Teen)
Award Winners and Finalists - Fiction, Nonfiction
K.B. Dixon of Portland, The Sum of His Syndromes (Inkwater Press)
Molly Gloss of Portland, The Hearts of Horses (Houghton Mifflin)
Ehud Havazelet of Corvallis, Bearing the Body --Winner!
Lee Montgomery of Portland, Whose World is This? (University of Iowa Press)
Steven W. Bender of Portland, One Night in America: Robert Kennedy, Cesar Chavez, and the Dream of Dignity --Winner!
Neil W. Browne of Bend, The World in Which We Occur: John Dewey, Pragmatist Ecology, and American Ecological Writing in the Twentieth Century (University of Alabama Press)
Pamela Smith Hill of Portland, Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Writer’s Life
Kimberly Jensen of Monmouth, Mobilizing Minerva: American Women in the First World War
Darius Rejali of Portland, Torture and Democracy (Princeton University Press)
Beren deMotier of Portland, The Brides of March: Memoir of a Same-Sex Marriage (iUniverse, Inc)
Jill Kelly of Portland, Sober Truths: The Making of an Honest Woman (iUniverse, Inc.)
Lauren Kessler of Eugene, Dancing with Rose: Finding Life in the Land of Alzheimer’s --Winner!
Christopher Van Tilburg of Hood River, Mountain Rescue Doctor: Wilderness Medicine in the Extremes of Nature
Lori Ries of Tigard, Punk Wig (Boyd’s Mill Press)
Elizabeth Rusch of Portland, A Day With No Crayons --Winner!
Elizabeth Rusch of Portland, The Planet Hunter: The Story Behind What Happened to Pluto
Cynthia Rylant of Eugene, Alligator Boy (Harcourt Children’s Books)
Cynthia Rylant of Eugene, Puppies and Piggies (Harcourt Children’s Books)
Young Adult literature
Sara Ryan of Portland, The Rules for Hearts --Winner!
Graham Salisbury of Lake Oswego, Night of the Howling Dogs (Wendy Lamb Books)
Roland Smith of Wilsonville, Peak
Linda Zuckerman of Portland, A Taste for Rabbit --Winner!
Alison Clement of Corvallis,Twenty Questions --Winner!
Monica Drake of Portland,Clown Girl(Hawthorne Books)
Robert Hill of Portland, When All Is Said and Done (Graywolf Press)
Charles D’Ambrosio, The Dead Fish Museum --Winner!
Rene Denfeld of Portland, All God’s Children: Inside the Dark and Violent World of Street Families
Garrett Epps of Eugene, Democracy Reborn: The Fourteenth Amendment and the Fight for Equal Rights in Post-Civil War America --Winner!
John Bellamy Foster of Eugene, Naked Imperialism: The U.S. Pursuit of Global Dominance
Ben Saunders of Eugene, Desiring Donne: Poetry, Sexuality, Interpretation
Kristian Williams of Portland, American Methods: Torture and the Logic of Domination
Jeff Lee Manthos of Corvallis, Steel Beach: My Life As A Naval Aircrewman 1972—1976
Lee Montgomery of Portland, The Things Between Us --Winner!
Joel Preston Smith of Portland, Night of a Thousand Stars and Other Portraits of Iraq
Deborah Hopkinson of Corvallis, Up Before Daybreak: Cotton and People in America
Lori Ries of Tigard, Aggie and Ben:Three Stories
Shannon Riggs of Salem, Not In Room 2004 --Winner!
Margriet Ruurs of Shedd,I n My Backyard
Elizabeth Rusch of Portland, Will It Blow? Become a Volcano Detective at Mount St. Helens
Young Adult Literature
Margaret J. Anderson of Corvallis, Olla-Piska: Tales of David Douglas
Susan Fletcher of Wilsonville, Alphabet of Dreams --Winner!
Kerry Cohen Hoffman of Portland, Easy (Simon and Schuster)
Graham Salisbury of Portland, House of the Red Fish
Laila Lalami, Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits
Peter Rock, The Bewildered
Justin Tussing, The Best People in the World --Winner!
Tracy Daugherty, Late in the Standoff
Scott Nadelson, The Cantor’s Daughter (Hawthorne Books)
Gina Ochsner, People I Wanted to Be --Winner!
Geronimo G. Tagatac, The Weight of the Sun (Ooligan Press)
Edwin L. Battistella, Bad Language: Are Some Words Better than Others?
Andrew Bernstein, Modern Passings: Death Rites, Politics, and Social Change in Imperial Japan --Winner!
Judy Blankenship, Cañar: A Year in the Highlands of Ecuador
William G. Robbins, Oregon: This Storied Land
Dick Weissman, Which Side Are You On? An Inside History of the Folk Music Revival in America
George Aguilar, When the River Ran Wild! Indian Traditions on the Mid-Columbia and the Warm Springs Reservation --Winner!
Brian Doyle, The Grail: A Year Ambling & Shambling Through an Oregon Vineyard in Pursuit of the Best Pinot Noir in the World
Kristin Kaye, Iron Maidens: The Celebration of the Most Awesome Female Muscle in the World
Susan Hill, Ruby Paints a Picture (HarperCollins)
Deborah Hopkinson, Sky Boys (Schwartz and Wade Books)
Allen Say, Kamishibai Man (Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books)
Diane Siebert, Tour America --Winner!
Young Adult Literature
Heather Vogel Frederick, Spy Mice: For Your Paws Only (Simon and Schuster)
Graham Salisbury, Eyes of the Emperor --Winner!
Marc Acito of Portland, How I Paid for College --Winner!
Kassten Alonso of Portland, Core (Hawthorne Books)
Phillip Margolin of Portland, Lost Lake (HarperCollins)
Kris Nelscott of Lincoln City, War at Home (St. Martin’s Minotaur)
Michael Strelow of Salem, The Greening of Ben Brown (Hawthorne Books)
Barry Lopez of Finn Rock, Resistance --Winner!
David Pinson of Portland, A Moment To Organize My Face (Helicon West)
Gillian Klucas of Portland, Leadville (Island Press)
James C. Mohr of Eugene, Plague and Fire --Winner!
William G. Robbins of Corvallis, Landscapes of Conflict
Bob Welch of Eugene, American Nightingale (Atria Books)
Diana Abu-Jaber of Portland, The Language of Baklava (Pantheon Books)
Maura Conlon-McIvor of Portland, FBI girl (Warner Books)
Charles D’Ambrosio of Portland, Orphans (Clear Cut Press)
Brian Doyle of Lake Oswego, Spirited Men (Cowley Publications)
Kathleen Dean Moore of Corvallis, The Pine Island Paradox--Winner!
Carmen T. Bernier-Grand of Portland, César (Marshall Cavendish)
Deborah Hopkinson of Corvallis, Apples to Oregon (Atheneum Books for Young Readers)
Angelyn Ray (as Captain Cliff) of Lakeview, Fables by the Sea, Volume One (The Aenor Trust)
Nicole Rubel of Aurora, Twice As Nice (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
Henry Sayre of Bend, Cave Paintings to Picasso --Winner!
Young Adult Literature
Linda Crew of Corvallis, A Heart for Any Fate --Winner!
Roland Smith of Wilsonville, Cryptid Hunters
Tracy Daugherty of Corvallis, --Winner!
David Farris of Portland, Lie Still
Michael Curtis Ford of Salem, The Last King
Kris Nelscott of Lincoln City, Stone Cribs
Scott Nadelson of Portland, Saving Stanley --Winner!
Marjorie Sandor of Corvallis, Portrait of My Mother, Who Posed Nude in Wartime
Ellen Morris Bishop of Enterprise, In Search of Ancient Oregon--Winner!
Lauren Kessler of Eugene, Clever Girl
Elinor Langer of Portland, A Hundred Little Hitlers
Jewel Lansing of Portland, Portland
Jeffrey St. Clair of Oregon City, Been Brown So Long It Looked Like Green to Me
Brian Doyle of Portland, Leaping
Ariel Gore of Portland, Atlas of the Human Heart
Bette Lynch Husted of Pendleton, Above the Clearwater
Karen Karbo of Portland, The Stuff of Life--Winner!
Michelle McCann of Portland, Luba--Winner!
Marie & Roland Smith of Wilsonville, B Is for Beaver
Andrea U’Ren of Portland, Mary Smith
Leah Wilcox of Redmond, Falling for Rapunzel
Young Adult Literature
Nancy Osa of Eagle Creek, Cuba 15
Susanna Vance of Portland, Deep--Winner!
Cai Emmons of Eugene, His Mother’s Son --Winner!
April Henry of Portland, Learning to Fly
Jane Kirkpatrick of Moro, A Name of Her Own
Alan Siporin of Eugene, Fire’s Edge
Tracy Daugherty of Corvallis, It Takes a Worried Man --Winner!
Douglas Rennie of Portland, Badlands
Lidia Yuknavitch of Corbett, Real to Reel
Rick Harmon of Portland, Crater Lake National Park
Barbara S. Mahoney of Wilsonville, Dispatches and Dictators--Winner!
Kim Stafford of Portland, The Muses Among Us
Carol Ann Bassett of Eugene, A Gathering of Stones
Chris Chester of Portland, Providence of a Sparrow--Winner!
Gabrielle Glaser of Portland, The Nose
Floyd Skloot of Amity, In The Shadow Of Memory--Winner! (two winners)
Kim Stafford of Portland, Early Morning
Eric A. Kimmel of Portland, Three Samurai Cats--Winner!
Petra Mathers of Astoria, Herbie’s Secret Santa
Valerie Rapp of Portland, Life in a River
Nicole Rubel of Aurora, No More Vegetables!
Cynthia Rylant of Portland, Henry and Mudge and the Tall Tree House
Young Adult Literature
Brian A. Connolly of Bend, Wolf Journal
Heather Vogel Frederick of Portland, The Voyage of Patience Goodspeed--Winner!
Kezi Matthews of Portland, Flying Lessons
Elizabeth Rusch of Portland, Generation Fix
Graham Salisbury of Lake Oswego, Island Boyz
Kate Bernheimer of Portland, The Complete Tales of Ketzia Gold
Gina Ochsner of Keizer, The Necessary Grace to Fall --Winner!
Peter Rock of Portland, The Ambidextrist
K.P. Burke of Salem, Proof through the Night
Paul Collins of Portland, Banvard’s Folly
Alfred Habegger of Enterprise, My Wars Are Laid Away in Books--Winner!
Karen Karbo of Portland, Generation Ex
Jennifer Lauck of Portland, Still Waters
Monte Killingsworth of Applegate, Equinox
Sara Ryan of Portland, Empress of the World --Winner!
Graham Salisbury of Portland, Lord of the Deep
Roland Smith of Tualatin, Zach’s Lie
Barry Lopez of Finn Rock, Light Action in the Caribbean
Phillip Margolin of Portland, Wild Justice
Mark Jude Poirier of Portland, Goats
Doe Tabor of Eugene, Do Drums Beat There
Molly Best Tinsley of Ashland, Throwing Knives --Winner!
Larry Colton of Portland, Counting Coup
Chanrithy Him of Eugene, When Broken Glass Floats --Winner!
Lauren Kessler of Eugene, The Happy Bottom Riding Club
Jennifer Lauck of Portland, Blackbird
Virginia Euwer Wolff of Oregon City, True Believer
Craig Lesley of Portland, Storm Riders --Winner!
Jody Seay of Portland, The Second Coming of Curly Red
Kathleen Tyau of Gaston, Makai
Judith Barrington of Portland, Lifesaving
Andrew X. Pham of Portland, Catfish and Mandala
Marjorie Sandor of Corvallis, The Night Gardener--Winner!
Carmen Bernier-Grand of Portland, In the Shade of the Níspero Tree
Ellen Howard of Salem, The Gate in the Wall --Winner!
Roland Smith of Wilsonville, The Last Lobo
Tracy Daugherty of Corvallis, The Boy Orator
Sheila Evans of Yachats, Northport
Ehud Havazelet of Corvallis, Like Never Before --Winner!
Chuck Palahniuk of Portland, Survivor
William Ashworth of Ashland, The Left Hand of Eden --Winner!
Diana Coogle of Applegate, Fire from the Dragon’s Tongue
Barbara Drake of Yamhill, Peace at Heart
Barry Lopez of Finn Rock, About This Life
Jeff Taylor of Independence, Tools of the Earth
Susan Fletcher of Lake Oswego, Shadow Spinner
Pamela Smith Hill of Portland, A Voice from the Border--Winner!
Peter Ho Davies, The Ugliest House in the World --Winner!
Molly Gloss, The Dazzle of Day
Sandra Scofield, Plain Seeing
Floyd Skloot, The Open Door
Gus Van Sant, Pink
Lars Nordström of Beavercreek, Making It Home --Winner!
Richard Peck of Portland, A Morbid Fascination
William G. Robbins of Corvallis, Landscapes of Promise
Quintard Taylor of Eugene, In Search of the Racial Frontier
Linda Crew of Corvallis, Long Time Passing
Gretchen Olson of Amity, Joyride
Graham Salisbury of Portland, Shark Bait--Winner!
Judy Sierra of Eugene, The Mean Hyena
Roland Smith of Tualatin, Sasquatch
Ann Copeland, Season of Apples
Gregg Kleiner, Where River Turns to Sky
Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club --Winner!
Joanna Rose, Little Miss Strange
Sandra Scofield, A Chance to See Egypt
John Daniel of Elmira, Looking After --Winner!
Floyd Skloot of Amity, The Night-Side
Rodger Larson of Portland,What I Know Now
Eloise McGraw of Lake Oswego, The Moorchild--Winner!
Tracy Daugherty, What Falls Away --Winner!
Craig Lesley, The Sky Fisherman
Kathleen Tyau, A Little Too Much Is Enough
Susan Butruille, Women’s Voices from the Western Frontier
Thomas Hager, Force of Nature
Robert Leo Heilman, Overstory Zero
Garrett Hongo, Volcano --Winner!
Kathleen Dean Moore, Riverwalking
David Delamare, The Man in the Moon and the Hot Air Balloon
Rebecca Hickox, Per and the Dala Horse
Eric A. Kimmel, The Adventures of Hershel of Ostropol
Roland Smith, Journey of the Red Wolf--Winner!
Roland Smith, Thunder Cave
Jennifer C. Cornell, Departures
Chang-rae Lee, Native Speaker --Winner!
Ann Packer, Mendocino and Other Stories
Robin Cody, Voyage of a Summer Sun --Winner!
James Grabill, Through the Green Fire
Marcy Houle, The Prairie Keepers
Alvin M. Josephy, 500 Nations
Quintard Taylor, The Forging of a Black Community
Margaret Bechard, Really No Big Deal
Robert Crum, On the Powwow Trail with a Young Grass Dancer
Rita Grauer, Vasalisa and Her Magic Doll
Graham Salisbury, Under the Blood-Red Sun--Winner!
Diana Abu-Jaber, Arabian Jazz --Winner!
Alison Baker, How I Came West, and Why I Stayed
George Herman, Carnival of Saints
Whitney Otto, Now You See Her
Sandra Scofield, More Than Allies
Chris Anderson, Edge Effects
Lauren Kessler, Stubborn Twig --Winner!
Rick Steber, Oregon Trail
Theodore Stern, Chiefs and Chief Traders
Linda Tamura, The Hood River Issei
Susan Fletcher, Flight of the Dragon Kyn
Eric Kimmel, Anasi and the Talking Melon
Virginia Euwer Wolff, Make Lemonade--Winner!
Annie Dawid, York Ferry
David Duncan, The Brothers K
Ken Kesey, Sailor Song
Diane Simmons, Dreams Like Thunder --Winner!
Kim Stafford, Wind on the Waves
Larry Colton, Goat Brothers
John Daniel, The Trail Home --Winner!
David A. Johnson, Founding the Far West
Jonathan Nicholas, On the Oregon Trail
Becky Ayres, Matreshka
Margaret Bechard, Tory and Me and the Spirit of True Love
Eric Kimmel, The Spotted Pony
Graham Salisbury, Blue Skin of the Sea--Winner!
Karen Karbo, The Diamond Lane
Ursula Le Guin, Searoad --Winner!
Tom Spanbauer, The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon
Kate Wilhelm, Death Qualified
Richard M. Brown, No Duty to Retreat --Winner!
Richard Kraus, Brushes with Power
Terence OíDonnell, Arrow in the Earth
Sallie Tisdale, Stepping Westward
Eloise McGraw, The Striped Ships --Winner!
Virginia Euwer Wolff, The Mozart Season
Peter Byrne, Tula Hatti
Robert Grudin, The Grace of Great Things
Marcy Cottrell Houle, Wings for My Flight --Winner!
Mary Ann Humphrey, My Country, My Right to Serve (two winners) --Winner!
Kim Stafford, Entering the Grove (commendation)
Linda Crew, Someday Iíll Laugh About This
Eric Kimmel, The Chanukkah Guest
Eric Kimmel, Four Dollars and Fifty Cents--Winner!
Molly Gloss, The Jump-off Creek --Winner!
Hillary Johnson, Physical Culture
Craig Lesley, River Song
Robin Carey, Baja Journey --Winner!
William Merritt, Where the Rivers Ran Backward
Susan Fletcher, Dragonís Milk --Winner!
Eric Kimmel, Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins
Dorothy Nafus Morrison, Vanishing Act
Hob Broun, Cardinal Numbers --Winner!
Sharon Doubiago, The Book of Seeing with One’s Own Eyes
Shannon Applegate, Skookum
Luther S. Cressman, A Golden Journey --Winner!
Ursula Le Guin, Dancing on the Edge of the World
William L. Sullivan, Listening for Coyote
Todd Grimson, Within Normal Limits --Winner!
A.B. Paulson, Watchman Tell Us of the Night
Fred Pfeil, Shine On
Jack Estes, A Field of Innocence
Barry Lopez, Crossing Open Ground
Edward Malin, Totem Poles
Sam McKinney, Reach of Tide, Ring of History
Cynthia Stowell, Faces of a Reservation --Winner!
Rick Borsten, The Great Equalizer
Russell Working, Resurrectionists --Winner!
Ken Kesey, Demon Box
Barry Lopez, Arctic Dreams --Winner!
Kim Stafford, Having Everything Right