California Book Awards honor Brenda Hillman

The ceremony for the California Book Awards on June 9th will honor Brenda Hillman for her book Seasonal Works With Letters On Fire.

Gold Medals Awarded to:

FICTION: Karen Fowler: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, Putnam/Marian Wood

FIRST FICTION: Anthony Marra: A Constellation of Vital Phenomena, Hogarth

NONFICTION: Eric Schlosser: Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety, Penguin Press

POETRY: Brenda Hillman: Seasonal Works With Letters On Fire, Wesleyan University Press

JUVENILE: Marissa Moss: Barbed Wire Baseball, Harry N. Abrams Books for Young Readers

YOUNG ADULT: Tom McNeal: Far Far Away, Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, Random Hous

CONTRIBUTION TO PUBLISHING: Heyday Books for Deborah Valoma: Scrape the Willow Until It Sings: The Words and Work of Basket Maker Julia Parker Photographs by Lee Fatherree

CALIFORNIANA: Ronald M. George, Retired California Supreme Court Chief Justice: Chief: The Quest for Justice in California, University of California, Berkeley: Public Policy Press

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Date of Mention:
Wednesday, May 14, 2014