Books Submitted So Far to the 2014 Oregon Book Awards


Friday, August 30, 2013  is the deadline to submit books for consideration for the 2014 Oregon Book Awards. The guidelines and applications can be found on our web site; contact Susan Denning for more information. 

Here is a list of titles that have been submitted, as of August 7,  to the 2014 Oregon Book Awards:


Fiction
 A Brilliant Novel in the Works by Yuvi Zalkow
 All She Ever Wanted by Rosalind Noonan
 Anything by Robert McBride
 Back to the High Desert by Robert Emerson
 Close Is Fine by Eliot Treichel
 Courting Cate by Leslie Gould
 Dora by Lidia Yuknavitch
 Ex-Boyfriend on Aisle 6 by Susan Jackson Rodgers
 Finding Annie by Michael Matthews
 Graphic the Valley by Peter Brown Hoffmeister
 Henry by Michael Strelow
 Jumping the Gun by Lori L Lake
 Lucy’s Fence by Carol Duncan Sweet
 Nor'westering by T.C. Tornay
 Novel Ideas by K.B. Dixon
 Nyx by D.M. Livingston
 Packer and Jack by Rachel Hoffman
 Riders of the Tides by Frederick Cooper
 Tattered Lace by Suzanne Grant
 The Case of D. B. Cooper’s Parachute by William L. Sullivan
 The Christmas Carol Murders by Carl Wilson
 The Honeylicker Angel by Anna Elkins
 The Missing Italian Girl by Barbara Pope
 The Pet Thief by Kassten Alonso
 The Sparks Fly Upward by Jon Correll
 There’s A Somebody by Stephen Long
 Warriors of Sukra by Chloe Hagerman

Graphic Literature
Big Plans by Nels Steinke
Calling Dr. Laura by Nicole Georges
Habibi by Craig Thompson
Ms. Baross Goes to Mexico by Jan Baross
Terra Tempo by David Shapiro

Poetry
 A Scripture of Crows by Charles Goodrich
 Anuk Ite: Double-Face Woman by Dorothy Black Crow
 Blood Sisters of the Republic by Wendy Willis
 Congress of Strange People by Stephanie Lenox
 Controlled Hallucinations by John Sibley  Williams
 Hearts, Hopes, and Halos by Ryan Cunningham
 How Singular and Fine by Ruth Harrison
 How Things Were; How Things Are by Terry Melton
 In The White Room by Elizabeth McLagan
 In This Vast Sea of Stars by Patrick Joseph Leach
 Incarnadine by Mary Szybist
 Inner Earthquakes by Esther Elizabeth
 Landscape with Female Figure by Andrea Hollander  
 Life Cycle by Dena  Rash Guzman
 Lillie was a goddess, Lillie was a whore by Penelope Scambly Schott
 Lost Transmissions by David Memmott
 Lovesong for Dufur by Penelope Scambly Schott
 Mayakovsky’s Revolver by Matthew Dickman
 Mile Zero by Ryan Bradley
 Odes to the Ki of the Universe by Howard Robertson
 Poems Along the Way by Sandra K. Ellston
 Steptoe Butte by Bill Siverly
 The Accidentalist by Wm. Vandoren Wheeler
 The Caged and The Dying by Jean & John Noland
 The Children’s War by Shaindel Beers
 The Parachute Jump Effect by Judith Arcana
 Vivaldi, an autobiography by Michael Hanner
 We Say Ourselves by Timothy J Whitsel
 Without A Map by Gary L. Lark

Children's Literature
 Ellie’s Log by Judith L. Li
 Calvin Coconut: Extra Famous by Graham Salisbury
 I’m not perfect. So what? by Julie Dahnke
 Josh Anvil and the Pivotal Weapon by Bruce Arrington
 Knit Your Bit by Deborah Hopkinson
 One Lucky Flower by Elizabeth King Gerlach
 Patches Catches the Sargo County Cattle Rustler by Mark Niemann-Ross
 Promise of Wings by Lena Lingemann
 Rainy Day Poems by James McDonald
 The Mighty Quinn by Robyn Parnell
 Through the Milky Way On A PB&J by James McDonald

Young Adult Literature
 A Surprising God by James V. Parker
 Captives by Jill Williamson
 ChinAlive by Bob Jonas
 In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters
 Salvation by Anne Osterlund
 The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die by April Henry
 The Theory of Everything by Kari Luna
 Written in Stone by Rosanne Parry

Creative Nonfiction
 100 Tricks Every Boy Can Do by Kim Stafford
 Almost Finished by J.K. Bowen-Jones
 Big Topics at Midnight by Nancy Thurston
 El Salvador Could Be Like That by Joseph Frazier
 Ex-Rich Girl Tells All by Kami Corban
 Goodbye to the Nervous Apprehension by Michael Heald
 Keeping the Swarm by George Venn
 Let Me Clear My Throat by Elena Passarello
 Mom, I’m Not a Kid Anymore by Sue Sanders
 Of Walking In Rain by Matt Love
 Reaching by Grace Peterson
 The Next Scott Nadelson by Scott Nadelson
 This Is Why by Leland Spencer
 Wedlocked by Jay Ponteri
 Wil of God by Carrie Wilson Link
 Without Utterance by Ruth Resch

General Nonfiction
 Ava Helen Pauling by Mina Carson
 Breaking Chains by R. Gregory Nokes
 California Condors in the Pacific Northwest by Jesse D’Elia
 Charles Schwab and the US Government by Wayne Pierce
 Culture Wars in British Literature by Tracy Prince
 Eruption! by Elizabeth Rusch
 Favorite Hikes of the Applegate by Diana Coogle
  Fire in the Dark by Ron  Talarico
 From Bach to the Beatles by K. R. Hillyer
 Heroic Vignettes by Tami Richards
 High School Prom by Ann Anderson
 Inside Oregon State Hospital by Diane Goeres-Gardner
 Legendary Truths by Kenneth L Johnston
 Lincoln and Oregon Country Politics in the Civil War Era by Richard W. Etulain
 Motion, Emotion and Love by Thomas Mark
 My Sicilian Nanna: A Memoir by Peter J. Pedone
 O Pilot! by Steven E. Woods
 Oregon Geology by Elizabeth Orr 
 Power Plays by Ted Case
 Rough Enough by Richard H. McBee
 Standing at the Water’s Edge by Charles Johnson
 The Approaching Great Transformation by Joel Magnuson
 The Business of Baby by Jennifer Margulis
 The Complicity of Friends by Martin Raitiere
 The Evangelicals You Don’t Know by Tom Krattenmaker
 The Healing Paradox by Steven Goldsmith
 The Mouth is for Talking by Ron  Talarico
 Why We Fight by David Churchman