Literary Arts congratulates the winners of the 2013 Oregon Book Awards

KEN KESEY AWARD FOR FICTION
Judge: Myla Goldberg

Ismet Prcic of Portland, Shards (Grove/Atlantic)

STAFFORD/HALL AWARD FOR POETRY
Judge: Mary Jo Bang

Zachary Schomburg of Portland, Fjords Vol 1 (Black Ocean)

ANGUS L. BOWMER AWARD FOR DRAMA
Judge: Lydia Diamond

Andrea Stolowitz
of Portland, Antarktikos

FRANCES FULLER VICTOR AWARD FOR GENERAL NONFICTION
Judge: Jennifer Michael Hecht

Kent Hartman
of Portland, The Wrecking Crew (St. Martin’s Press)

SARAH WINNEMUCCA AWARD FOR CREATIVE NONFICTION
Judge: Luis Rodriguez

Storm Large of Portland, Crazy Enough (Free Press)

ELOISE JARVIS MCGRAW AWARD FOR CHILDREN’S LITERATURE
Judge: Margarita Engle

Allen Say of Portland, Drawing From Memory (Scholastic Press)

LESLIE BRADSHAW AWARD FOR YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE
Judge: Margarita Engle

Ruth Tenzer Feldman of Portland, Blue Thread (Ooligan Press)

READERS CHOICE AWARD
Cheryl Strayed of Portland, Wild (Knopf)

STEWART H. HOLBROOK LITERARY LEGACY AWARD
Larry Colton of Portland

WALT MOREY YOUNG READERS LITERARY LEGACY AWARD
Oregon Battle of the Books