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Book awards: Booker Worthen

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Works (14)

Arkansas, 1800-1860: Remote and Restless (Histories of Arkansas) by S. Charles Bolton1999
The Boys on the Tracks by Mara Leveritt2000
The rumble of a distant drum : the Quapaws and old world newcomers, 1673-1804 by Morris S. Arnold2001
Blood in Their Eyes: The Elaine Race Massacres of 1919 by Grif Stockley2002
Devil's Knot: The True Story of the West Memphis Three by Mara Leveritt2003
The Truth About Celia by Kevin Brockmeier2004
Communities of Kinship: Antebellum Families and the Settlement of the Cotton Frontier by Carolyn Earle Billingsley2005
Promises Kept: A Memoir by Sid McMath2006
The Brief History of the Dead by Kevin Brockmeier2007
Turn Away Thy Son: Little Rock, the Crisis That Shocked the Nation by Elizabeth Jacoway2008
The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey by Trenton Lee Stewart2009
Ruled by Race: Black/White Relations in Arkansas From Slavery to the Present by Grif Stockley2010
The Thousand-Year Flood: The Ohio-Mississippi Disaster of 1937 by David Welky2012
Civil War Arkansas, 1863: The Battle for a State (Campaigns and Commanders Series) by Mark K. Christ2013

Award description

The Booker Worthen Literary Prize is awarded each year to the best work, fiction or non-fiction, by an author living in central Arkansas. With a stipend of $2,000, it is one of the state’s most lucrative and prestigious literary prizes.


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