Literary Arts Readers’ Choice Award
Since 2011, Oregonians have cast their vote for their favorite Oregon Book Awards finalist through the Readers’ Choice Award survey. Polls close on April 15th, so commit to READ LOCAL and vote for your best-loved Oregonian author! Winners will be announced at the 2018 Oregon Book Awards Ceremony on April 30 at the Gerding Theater at the Armory. Get your tickets here.
Last year more than 2,500 readers voted in this public survey. Thank you to all who participated and helped award this special honor to an Oregon author.
Nicole J. Georges of Portland, Fetch: How A Bad Dog Brought Me Home (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
Eliot Treichel of Eugene, A Series of Small Maneuvers (Ooligan Press)
Lidia Yuknavitch, The Small Backs of Children: A Novel (HarperPerennial)
Willy Vlautin of Scappoose, The Free (HarperPerennial)
Amanda Coplin of Portland, The Orchardist (Harper Perennial)
Cheryl Strayed of Portland, Wild (Knopf)
Lidia Yuknavitch of Portland, Chronology of Water (Hawthorne Books)
Willy Vlautin of Portland, Lean on Pete (HarperPerennial)