Earlier this month, the Colorado Book Award winners were announced at a ceremony in Aspen by Colorado Humanities. To be eligible, authors had to be Colorado residents or their work must have been strongly influenced by Colorado. With 16 categories, there is something for everyone. Congrats to all the winners and click on the links below to request these excellent reads (or see the full set)!
The Tumbleweed Came Back by Carmela LaVigna-Coyle and Kevin Rechin
Animal, Mineral, Radical: Essays on Wildlife, Family, and Food by BK Loren
Changes by Pamela Nowak
The Drowning Guard: A Novel of the Ottoman Empire by Linda Lafferty
Grave Images by Jenny Goebel
Little Raw Souls by Steven Schwartz
Ndewo, Colorado by Uche Ogbuji
Double Dare by Michael Madigan
Young Adult Literature
Ascendant by Rebecca Taylor
Interested in submitting your work for next year’s awards or to become a volunteer reader? Contact 2015 Program Coordinator Stephanie March at email@example.com.