Oregon Book Awards Author Tour Visits Lake County

Oregon Book Awards Author Tour Visits Lake County

Oregon Book Awards authors Nick Dybek, John Larison and Emily Whitman visited Lake County, Oregon as part of the Oregon Book Awards Author Tour. The tour started in Silver Lake and Christmas Valley on October 3 and travelled to Paisley and Lakeview on October 4 and 5. On Thursday, October 3, Emily Whitman, winner of…

Internship Opening This Summer: Oregon Book Awards & Fellowships

Internship Opening This Summer: Oregon Book Awards & Fellowships

Literary Arts seeks an intern to assist with administrative duties at our downtown center. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. POSITION: Oregon Book Awards & Fellowships Intern Deadline to apply: June 12, 2019. DURATION: The internship would start mid-June 2019, and last through mid-September 2019. The internship would be 4-5 hours a week…

2019 Finalists for Eloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children’s Literature

2019 Finalists for Eloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children’s Literature

The following books are finalists for the 2019 Oregon Book Award in children’s literature. Each year, this program honors the state’s finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, drama, literary nonfiction, and literature for young readers. Winners will be announced live during the ceremony event on April 22…

2019 Finalists for the Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction

2019 Finalists for the Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction

The following books are finalists for the 2019 Oregon Book Award in creative nonfiction. Each year, this program honors the state’s finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, drama, literary nonfiction, and literature for young readers. Winners will be announced live during the ceremony event on April 22…

2019 Finalists for Frances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction

2019 Finalists for Frances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction

The following books are finalists for the 2019 Oregon Book Award in general nonfiction. Each year, this program honors the state’s finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, drama, literary nonfiction, and literature for young readers. Winners will be announced live during the ceremony event on April 22…

2019 Finalists for the Stafford/Hall Award for Poetry

2019 Finalists for the Stafford/Hall Award for Poetry

The following books are finalists for the 2019 Oregon Book Award in poetry. Each year, this program honors the state’s finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, drama, literary nonfiction, and literature for young readers. Winners will be announced live during the ceremony event on April 22 at…

Finalists for the Ken Kesey Award for Fiction

Finalists for the Ken Kesey Award for Fiction

The following books are finalists for the 2019 Oregon Book Awards! Each year, this program honors the state’s finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, drama, literary nonfiction, and literature for young readers. Winners will be announced live during the ceremony event on April 22 at the Gerding Theater. The…

List of Books Submitted to the 2019 Oregon Book Awards

List of Books Submitted to the 2019 Oregon Book Awards

Here is a final list of titles that were submitted to the 2019 Oregon Book Awards. A total of 178 titles were submitted. Books by Oregon authors with an original publication date between September 1, 2017 and August 31, 2018 were eligible. For the drama award, scripts by Oregon authors that were published or had…

2018 Oregon Book Awards Finalist: Graphic Literature

2018 Oregon Book Awards Finalist: Graphic Literature

The 2018 Oregon Book Awards ceremony takes place April 30 at the Gerding Theater. Join us! You can purchase tickets to the ceremony at Brown Paper Tickets. This years winners of the Oregon Book Award, including the Readers Choice Award, will be announced at the ceremony.      The New Deal by Jonathan Case (Dark Horse Comics) It’s…

2018 Oregon Book Award Finalists: General Nonfiction

2018 Oregon Book Award Finalists: General Nonfiction

The 2018 Oregon Book Awards ceremony takes place April 24 at the Gerding Theater. Join us! You can purchase tickets to the ceremony at Brown Paper Tickets. You can also cast your vote online for the 2018 Readers Choice Award. This years winners of the Oregon Book Award, including the Readers Choice Award, will be announced at the ceremony.  We’ll be…