Oregon Book Awards

Given by Literary Arts

Other Names: Eloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature, Frances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction, Ken Kesey Award for Fiction, Leslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature, Oregon Book Award, Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction, Stafford/Hall Award for Poetry
476 Works / 480 Items 109,583 Books 3,995 Reviews ½ 3.9
The Oregon Book Awards are presented annually for the finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, literary nonfiction, drama and young readers literature.
Stages:
All, Winner (189), Finalist (286), Commended (1), Nominee (2), No Stage (2)
Categories:
Years:
All, 2024 (31), 2023 (6), 2022 (7), 2021 (5), 2020 (17), 2019 (17), 2018 (16), 2017 (15), 2016 (17), 2015 (16), 2014 (18), 2013 (19), 2012 (15), 2011 (18), 2009/2010 (11), 2009 (7), 2008 (16), 2007 (14), 2006 (17), 2005 (19), 2004 (18), 2003 (16), 2002 (9), 2001 (11), 2000 (8), 1999 (11), 1998 (10), 1997 (8), 1996 (9), 1995 (10), 1994 (11), 1993 (11), 1992 (10), 1991 (7), 1990 (8), 1989 (7), 1988 (8), 1987 (6)
Announced:
January 23: Finalist2024 Recent

Winner 189

WorkCategoryYear
Friends Are Friends, Forever by Dane LiuEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2023
Free: Two Years, Six Lives, and the Long Journey Home by Lauren KesslerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2023
Seeking Fortune Elsewhere by Sindya BhanooKen Kesey Award for Fiction2023
Dream, Annie, Dream by Waka T. BrownLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2023
Diary of a Misfit: A Memoir and a Mystery by Casey ParksSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2023
Mouth, Sugar, and Smoke by Eric TranStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2023
Taylor Before and After by Jennie EnglundEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2022
The Wretched Atom: America's Global Gamble with Peaceful Nuclear Technology by Jacob Darwin HamblinFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2022
Trespassers by Breena BardGraphic Literature2022
What Strange Paradise by Omar El AkkadKen Kesey Award for Fiction2022
The Dead and the Dark by Courtney GouldLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2022
Plastic: An Autobiography by Allison CobbSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2022
Instrument by Dao StromStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2022
A Game of Fox & Squirrels by Jenn ReeseEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2021
The Fire Is upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate over Race in America by Nicholas BuccolaFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2021
The Great Offshore Grounds: A novel by Vanessa VeselkaKen Kesey Award for Fiction2021
The Sullivan Sisters by Kathryn OrmsbeeLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2021
Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane MurdochSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2021
Lowriders Blast from the Past by Cathy CamperEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2020
Aloha Rodeo: Three Hawaiian Cowboys, the World's Greatest Rodeo, and a Hidden History of the American West by David WolmanFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2020
Penny Nichols by MK ReedGraphic Literature2020
No God like the Mother by Kesha Ajọsẹ FisherKen Kesey Award for Fiction2020
How I Became a Spy: A Mystery of WWII London by Deborah HopkinsonLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2020
Anxious Attachments by Beth AlvaradoSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2020
Spectra by Ashley ToliverStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2020
The Turning by Emily WhitmanEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2019
Dangerous Subjects: James D. Saules and the Rise of Black Exclusion in Oregon by Kenneth R. ColemanFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2019
Red Clocks by Leni ZumasKen Kesey Award for Fiction2019
The Wicked Deep by Shea ErnshawLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2019
The Gospel of Trees: A Memoir by Apricot IrvingSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2019
Small Gods (Green Rose Series) by Matthew MinicucciStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2019
The Tragically True Adventures of Kit Donovan by Patricia BaileyEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2018
The Fish Market: Inside the Big-Money Battle for the Ocean and Your Dinner Plate by Lee Van Der VooFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2018
Fetch: How a Bad Dog Brought Me Home by Nicole GeorgesGraphic Literature2018
American War by Omar El AkkadKen Kesey Award for Fiction2018
Strange the Dreamer by Laini TaylorLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2018
Animals Strike Curious Poses by Elena PassarelloSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2018
Field Theories by Samiya BashirStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2018
Hannah and Sugar by Kate BerubeEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2017
The Last Love Song: A Biography of Joan Didion by Tracy DaughertyFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2017
A Great Length of Time by Joyce Cherry CresswellKen Kesey Award for Fiction2017
Courage & Defiance: Stories of Spies, Saboteurs, and Survivors in World War II Denmark by Deborah HopkinsonLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2017
A Series of Small Maneuvers by Eliot TreichelReader's choice award2017
Angels with Dirty Faces: Three Stories of Crime, Prison, and Redemption by Walidah ImarishaSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2017
When We Were Birds by Joe WilkinsStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2017
A Long High Whistle: Selected Columns by David BiespielFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2016
The Zoo Box by Ariel CohnGraphic Literature2016
The Small Backs of Children by Lidia YuknavitchKen Kesey Award for Fiction2016
Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear by Kate Carroll de GutesSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2016
Saint Friend (McSweeney's Poetry Series) by Carl AdamshickStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2016
Whistle in the Dark by Susan Hill LongEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2015
Big Little Man: In Search of My Asian Self by Alex TizonFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2015
The Revolution of Every Day (Tin House New Voice) by Cari LunaKen Kesey Award for Fiction2015
The Body in the Woods: A Point Last Seen Mystery by April HenryLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2015
The Free by Willy VlautinOregonian + Literary Arts Readers’ Choice Award2015
The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld: A Memoir by Justin HockingSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2015
Sorrow Arrow by Emily Kendal FreyStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2015
Calvin Coconut #9: Extra Famous by Graham SalisburyEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2014
The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories Volume Two: Outer Space, Inner Lands by Ursula K. Le GuinFiction2014
Duel with the Devil: The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Mystery by Paul CollinsFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2014
The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories Volume One: Where on Earth by Ursula K. Le GuinKen Kesey Award for Fiction2014
The Theory of Everything by Kari LunaLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2014
The Orchardist by Amanda CoplinOregonian + Literary Arts Readers’ Choice Award2014
How Mirka Met a Meteorite by Barry DeutschPacific Northwest College of Art Graphic Literature Award2014
Wedlocked: A Memoir by Jay PonteriSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2014
Incarnadine: Poems by Mary SzybistStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2014
Atarktikos by Andrea StolowitzAngus L. Bowmer Award for Drama2013
Drawing from Memory by Allen SayEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2013
The Wrecking Crew: The Inside Story of Rock and Roll's Best-Kept Secret by Kent HartmanFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2013
Shards: A Novel by Ismet PrcicKen Kesey Award for Fiction2013
Blue Thread by Ruth Tenzer FeldmanLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2013
Crazy Enough: A Memoir by Storm LargeSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2013
Fjords Vol.1 by Zachary SchomburgStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2013
Calvin Coconut: Hero of Hawaii by Graham SalisburyEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2012
Imperial Japan at Its Zenith: The Wartime Celebration of the Empire's 2,600th Anniversary (Studies of the Weatherhead East Asia Institute) by Kenneth J. RuoffFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2012
The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWittKen Kesey Award for Fiction2012
Wildwing by Emily WhitmanLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2012
The Shape of the Eye: A Memoir by George EstreichSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2012
Curses and Wishes: Poems (Walt Whitman Award) by Carl AdamshickStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2012
Calvin Coconut: The Zippy Fix by Graham SalisburyEloise Jarvis McGraw Award For Children's Literature2011
Savages and Scoundrels: The Untold Story of America's Road to Empire through Indian Territory by Paul VanDevelderFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2011
Lean on Pete by Willy VlautinKen Kesey Award for Fiction2011
The Last Great Getaway of the Water Balloon Boys by Scott William CarterLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2011
The Far Corner: Northwestern Views on Land, Life, and Literature by John DanielSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2011
Keep On!: The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-Discoverer of the North Pole by Deborah HopkinsonEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2009
Hiding Man: A Biography of Donald Barthelme by Tracy DaughertyFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2009
Livability by Jon RaymondKen Kesey Award for Fiction2009
Independence Hall by Roland SmithLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2009
Convictions: A Prosecutor's Battles Against Mafia Killers, Drug Kingpins, and Enron Thieves by John KrogerSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2009
All-American Poem (APR Honickman 1st Book Award) by Matthew DickmanStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2009
A Day With No Crayons by Elizabeth RuschEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2008
One Night in America: Robert Kennedy, Cesar Chavez, and the Dream of Dignity by Steven W. BenderFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2008
Bearing the Body: A Novel by Ehud HavazeletKen Kesey Award for Fiction2008
The Rules for Hearts by Sara RyanLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2008
A Taste For Rabbit by Linda ZuckermanLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2008
Dancing with Rose: Finding Life in the Land of Alzheimer's by Lauren KesslerSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2008
A is for Anne by Penelope Scambly SchottStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2008
Not in Room 204: Breaking the Silence of Abuse by Shannon RiggsEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2007
Democracy Reborn: The Fourteenth Amendment and the Fight for Equal Rights in Post-Civil War America by Garrett EppsFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2007
Twenty Questions: A Novel by Alison ClementKen Kesey Award for the Novel2007
Alphabet of Dreams by Susan FletcherLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2007
The Things Between Us: A Memoir by Lee MontgomerySarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2007
Sky Position by Tom BloodStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2007
Tour America: A Journey Through Poems and Art by Diane SiebertEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2006
People I Wanted to Be by Gina OchsnerH.L. Davis Award for Short Fiction2006
The Best People in the World: A Novel by Justin TussingKen Kesey Award for the Novel2006
Eyes of the Emperor by Graham SalisburyLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2006
When the River Ran Wild! Indian Traditions on the Mid-Columbia and the Warm Springs Reservation by George AguilarSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2006
Facts About the Moon: Poems by Dorianne LauxStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2006
Cave Paintings to Picasso: The Inside Scoop on 50 Art Masterpieces by Henry M. SayreEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2005
Plague and Fire: Battling Black Death and the 1900 Burning of Honolulu's Chinatown by James C. MohrFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2005
Resistance by Barry LopezH.L. Davis Award for Short Fiction2005
How I Paid for College: A Novel of Sex, Theft, Friendship & Musical Theater by Marc AcitoKen Kesey Award for the Novel2005
A Heart for Any Fate: Westward to Oregon, 1845 by Linda CrewLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2005
The Pine Island Paradox by Kathleen Dean MooreSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2005
Leaving (Phoenix Poets Series) by Laton CarterStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2005
Luba: The Angel of Bergen-Belsen by Luba Tryszynska-FrederickEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2004
In Search of Ancient Oregon: A Geological and Natural History by Ellen Morris BishopFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2004
Saving Stanley: The Brickman Stories by Scott NadelsonH.L. Davis Award for Short Fiction2004
Axeman's Jazz by Tracy DaughertyKen Kesey Award for the Novel2004
Deep by Susanna VanceLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2004
The Stuff of Life: A Daughter's Memoir by Karen KarboSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2004
Men Holding Eggs by Henry HughesStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2004
Three Samurai Cats: A Story from Japan by Eric A. KimmelEloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children's Literature2003
Dispatches and Dictators: Ralph Barnes for the Herald Tribune by Barbara S. MahoneyFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2003
It Takes a Worried Man: Stories by Tracy DaughertyH.L. Davis Award for Short Fiction2003
His Mother's Son by Cai EmmonsKen Kesey Award for the Novel2003
The Voyage of Patience Goodspeed by Heather Vogel FrederickLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2003
Providence of a Sparrow: Lessons from a Life Gone to the Birds by Chris ChesterSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2003
In the Shadow of Memory by Floyd SklootSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2003
Empress of the World by Sara RyanChildren's Literature2002
The Necessary Grace to Fall by Gina OchsnerFiction2002
My Wars Are Laid Away in Books: The Life of Emily Dickinson by Alfred HabeggerLiterary Non-Fiction2002
True Believer by Virginia Euwer WolffChildren's Literature2001
Throwing Knives by Molly Best TinsleyFiction2001
When Broken Glass Floats: Growing Up Under the Khmer Rouge by Chanrithy HimLiterary Non-Fiction2001
In the margins of the world by Willa SchnebergStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2001
The Gate in the Wall by Ellen HowardChildren's Literature2000
Storm Riders by Craig LesleyFiction2000
The Night Gardener: A Search for Home by Marjorie SandorLiterary Non-Fiction2000
Evening Light by Floyd SklootStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2000
A Voice from the Border by Pamela Smith HillChildren's Literature1999
Like Never Before by Ehud HavazeletFiction1999
The Left Hand of Eden: Meditations on Nature and Human Nature by William AshworthLiterary Non-Fiction1999
Ruining the Picture by Pimone TriplettStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1999
Shark Bait (Laurel-Leaf Books) by Graham SalisburyChildren's Literature1998
The Ugliest House in the World: Stories by Peter Ho DaviesFiction1998
Making It Home by Lars NordströmLiterary Non-Fiction1998
Cocktails with Brueghel at the Museum Cafe by Sandra StoneStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1998
The Moorchild by Eloise McGrawChildren's Literature1997
Fight Club by Chuck PalahniukFiction1997
Looking After: A Sons' Memoir by John DanielLiterary Non-Fiction1997
Drawing the Line by Lawson Fusao InadaStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1997
What Falls Away: A Novel by Tracy DaughertyFiction1996
Volcano: A Memoir of Hawai'i by Garrett HongoLiterary Non-Fiction1996
Journeyman's Wages by Clemens StarckStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1996
Under the Blood-Red Sun by Graham SalisburyChildren's Literature1995
Native Speaker by Chang-Rae LeeFiction1995
Voyage of a Summer Sun: Canoeing the Columbia River by Robin CodyLiterary Non-Fiction1995
Poem Rising Out of the Earth and Standing Up in Someone: Poems (Lynx House Books) by James GrabillStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1995
Make Lemonade by Virginia Euwer WolffChildren's Literature1994
Arabian Jazz by Diana Abu-JaberFiction1994
Stubborn Twig: Three Generations in the Life of a Japanese American Family (Oregon Reads) by Lauren KesslerLiterary Non-Fiction1994
Blue Skin of the Sea by Graham SalisburyChildren's Literature1993
Dreams Like Thunder by Diane SimmonsFiction1993
The Trail Home by John DanielLiterary Non-Fiction1993
A Book of Other Days by Lisa Malinowski SteinmanStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1993
The Striped Ships by Eloise Jarvis McGrawChildren's Literature1992
Searoad: Chronicles of Klatsand by Ursula K. Le GuinFiction1992
No Duty to Retreat: Violence and Values in American History and Society by Richard Maxwell BrownLiterary Non-Fiction1992
Selected Poems by Vern RutsalaStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1992
Four Dollars and Fifty Cents by Eric A. KimmelChildren's Literature1991
Wings for My Flight: The Peregrine Falcons of Chimney Rock by Marcy Cottrell HouleLiterary Non-Fiction1991
My Country, My Right to Serve: Experiences of Gay Men and Women in the Military, World War II to the Present by Mary Ann HumphreyLiterary Non-Fiction1991
Psyche Drives the Coast: Poems, 1975-1987 by Sharon DoubiagoStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1991
Dragon's Milk by Susan FletcherChildren's Literature1990
The Jump-Off Creek by Molly GlossFiction1990
Baja Journey: Reveries of a Sea-Kayaker by Robin CareyLiterary Non-Fiction1990
Dreamer: Poems (Carnegie Mellon University Press Poetry) by Primus St. JohnStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1990
Toluca Street (Pitt Poetry Series) by Maxine ScatesStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1990
Cardinal Numbers by Hob BrounFiction1989
A Golden Journey: Memoirs of an Archaeologist by Luther Sheeleigh CressmanLiterary Non-Fiction1989
The Admirations: Poems (Lynx House Books) by Lex RuncimanStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1989
The Second Coming of Joan of Arc and Other Plays by Carolyn GageAngus L. Bowmer Award for Drama1988
Within Normal Limits by Todd GrimsonFiction1988
Faces of a Reservation by Cynthia D. StowellLiterary Non-Fiction1988
Resurrectionists (Iowa Short Fiction Award) by Russell WorkingFiction1987
Arctic Dreams by Barry LopezLiterary Non-Fiction1987
Seal Rock by John HaislipStafford/Hall Award for Poetry1987

Finalist 286

WorkCategoryYear
Dragons on the Inside (And Other Big Feelings) by Valerie CoulmanEloise Jarvis McGraw Award For Children's Literature2024
Too Early by Nora EricsonEloise Jarvis McGraw Award For Children's Literature2024
My Name is LaMoosh by Linda MeanusEloise Jarvis McGraw Award For Children's Literature2024
Cut!: How Lotte Reiniger and a Pair of Scissors Revolutionized Animation by C.E. WintersEloise Jarvis McGraw Award For Children's Literature2024
Canopy of Titans: The Life and Times of the Great North American Temperate Rainforest by Jessica ApplegateFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2024
Strong Winds and Widow Makers: Workers, Nature, and Environmental Conflict in Pacific Northwest Timber Country by Steven C. BedaFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2024
Under the Henfluence: Inside the World of Backyard Chickens and the People Who Love Them by Tove DanovichFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2024
Goodbye, Eastern Europe: An Intimate History of a Divided Land by Jacob MikanowskiFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2024
Where We Call Home: Lands, Seas, and Skies of the Pacific Northwest by Josephine WoolingtonFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2024
Incredible Doom, Vol. 2 by Matthew BogartGraphic Literature2024
Wonder Woman Historia: The Amazons by Kelly Sue DeConnickGraphic Literature2024
Asylum by Greg MeansGraphic Literature2024
Bitter Root Omnibus by David F. WalkerGraphic Literature2024
The Librarianist by Patrick deWittKen Kesey Award for Fiction2024
Mobility: A Novel by Lydia KieslingKen Kesey Award for Fiction2024
Bratwurst Haven: Stories by Rachel KingKen Kesey Award for Fiction2024
The Light on Farallon Island by Jen WheelerKen Kesey Award for Fiction2024
No Matter the Distance by Cindy BaldwinLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2024
The Very Unfortunate Wish of Melony Yoshimura by Waka T. BrownLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2024
Where Echoes Die: A Novel by Courtney GouldLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2024
Girl Forgotten by April HenryLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2024
A Horse Named Sky by Rosanne ParryLeslie Bradshaw Award for Young Adult Literature2024
Wolfish: Wolf, Self, and the Stories We Tell About Fear by Erica BerrySarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2024
Windfall: The Prairie Woman Who Lost Her Way and the Great-Granddaughter Who Found Her by Erika BolstadSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2024
Good for a Girl: A Woman Running in a Man's World by Lauren FleshmanSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2024
Floppy: Tales of a Genetic Freak of Nature at the End of the World by Alyssa GraybealSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2024
The Distance from Slaughter County: Lessons from Flyover Country by Steven MooreSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2024
Dream of Xibalba by Stephanie Adams-SantosStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2024
Metabolics: Poems by Jessica E. JohnsonStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2024
CHORUS by Daniela Naomi MolnarStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2024
Terror, Terrible, Terrific by Rebecca WadlingerStafford/Hall Award for Poetry2024
Fables and Futures: Biotechnology, Disability, and the Stories We Tell Ourselves (The MIT Press) by George EstreichFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2020
Horizon by Barry LopezFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2020
Black Light: Stories by Kimberly King ParsonsKen Kesey Award for Fiction2020
The Night Swimmers by Peter RockKen Kesey Award for Fiction2020
The White Death: An Illusion by Gabriel UrzaKen Kesey Award for Fiction2020
The Dreamers by Karen Thompson WalkerKen Kesey Award for Fiction2020
I Am a Stranger Here Myself by Debra GwartneySarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2020
The Oasis This Time: Living and Dying with Water in the West by Rebecca LawtonSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2020
Volcanoes, Palm Trees & Privilege: Essays on Hawai'i by Liz PratoSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2020
These Are Strange Times, My Dear: Field Notes from the Republic by Wendy WillisSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2020
In Defense of Wyam: Native-White Alliances and the Struggle for Celilo Village by Katrine BarberFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2019
Power in the Telling: Grand Ronde, Warm Springs, and Intertribal Relations in the Casino Era by Brook ColleyFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2019
The Parents’ Guide to Climate Revolution: 100 Ways to Build a Fossil-Free Future, Raise Empowered Kids, and Still Get a Good Night’s Sleep by Mary DeMockerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2019
Birding Without Borders: An Obsession, a Quest, and the Biggest Year in the World by Noah StryckerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2019
French Exit by Patrick deWittKen Kesey Award for Fiction2019
The Verdun Affair by Nick DybekKen Kesey Award for Fiction2019
Whiskey When We're Dry by John LarisonKen Kesey Award for Fiction2019
The Maw by Taylor ZajoncKen Kesey Award for Fiction2019
The Education of a Young Poet by David BiespielSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2019
Homing Instincts by Dionisia MoralesSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2019
And Now We Have Everything: On Motherhood Before I Was Ready by Meaghan O'ConnellSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2019
Red Clocks by Leni Zumas2018
Carnivore Minds: Who These Fearsome Animals Really Are by G. A. BradshawFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2018
Homeward Bound: The Life of Paul Simon by Peter Ames CarlinFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2018
Prostitution in the eastern Mediterranean world : the economics of sex in the late antique and medieval Middle East by Gary LeiserFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2018
Wrench by Wayne HarrisonKen Kesey Award for Fiction2018
Edgar and Lucy by Victor LodatoKen Kesey Award for Fiction2018
The Book of Joan by Lidia YuknavitchKen Kesey Award for Fiction2018
Teacher: Two Years in the Mississippi Delta by Michael CoppermanSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2018
Let Us Build Us a City (Crux: The Georgia Series in Literary Nonfiction Ser.) by Tracy DaughertySarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2018
Becoming Leonardo: An Exploded View of the Life of Leonardo da Vinci by Mike LankfordSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2018
Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir by Carrie BrownsteinCreative Nonfiction2017
The End of My Career by Martha GroverCreative Nonfiction2017
Shaping the Public Good: Women Making History in the Pacific Northwest by Sue ArmitageGeneral Nonfiction2017
Eve of a Hundred Midnights: The Star-Crossed Love Story of Two WWII Correspondents and Their Epic Escape Across the Pacific by Bill LascherGeneral Nonfiction2017
Great Tide Rising: Towards Clarity and Moral Courage in a time of Planetary Change by Kathleen Dean MooreGeneral Nonfiction2017
We Were Feminists Once by Andi ZeislerGeneral Nonfiction2017
The Geography of Water (The Alaska Literary Series) by Mary EmerickKen Kesey Award for Fiction2017
Between You and Me by Scott NadelsonKen Kesey Award for Fiction2017
Motorcycles I've Loved: A Memoir by Lily Brooks-DaltonFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2016
Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life by William DeresiewiczFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2016
Founding Grammars: How Early America's War Over Words Shaped Today's Language by Rosemarie OstlerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2016
Field Guide to Oregon Rivers by Tim PalmerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2016
Turtleface and Beyond: Stories by Arthur BradfordKen Kesey Award for Fiction2016
Crooked River by Valerie GearyKen Kesey Award for Fiction2016
Falling from Horses by Molly GlossKen Kesey Award for Fiction2016
In Absolutes We Seek Each Other by Jessica JohnsonPoetry2016
Children and Other Wild Animals: Notes on badgers, otters, sons, hawks, daughters, dogs, bears, air, bobcats, fishers, mascots, Charles Darwin, newts, ... tigers and various other zoological matters by Brian DoyleSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2016
Morning Light: Wildflowers, Night Skies, and Other Ordinary Joys of Oregon Country Life by Barbara DrakeSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2016
While the Gods Were Sleeping: A Journey Through Love and Rebellion in Nepal by Elizabeth EnslinSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2016
Get it while you can by Nick JainaSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2016
The Soil Will Save Us: How Scientists, Farmers, and Foodies Are Healing the Soil to Save the Planet by Kristin OhlsonFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2015
Lady in the Dark: Iris Barry and the Art of Film by Robert SittonFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2015
In the Name of God: The True Story of the Fight to Save Children from Faith-Healing Homicide by Cameron StauthFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2015
The Thing with Feathers: The Surprising Lives of Birds and What They Reveal About Being Human by Noah StryckerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2015
Fourth of July Creek by Smith HendersonKen Kesey Award for Fiction2015
Sea of Hooks by Lindsay HillKen Kesey Award for Fiction2015
Spheres of Disturbance by Amy SchutzerKen Kesey Award for Fiction2015
The Free by Willy VlautinKen Kesey Award for Fiction2015
The Fifth Season: A Daughter-in-Law's Memoir of Caregiving by Lisa Ohlen HarrisSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2015
Chasing Alaska: A Portrait of the Last Frontier Then and Now by C. B. BernardFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2014
Masters of the Word: How Media Shaped History by William J. BernsteinFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2014
Breaking Chains: Slavery on Trial in the Oregon Territory by R. Gregory NokesFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2014
The Orchardist by Amanda CoplinKen Kesey Award for Fiction2014
Ghostman by Roger HobbsKen Kesey Award for Fiction2014
Eight Girls Taking Pictures by Whitney OttoKen Kesey Award for Fiction2014
The Next Scott Nadelson: A Life in Progress by Scott NadelsonSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2014
Let Me Clear My Throat: Essays by Elena PassarelloSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2014
100 Tricks Every Boy Can Do: A Memoir by Kim Robert StaffordSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2014
The Political Thought of Frederick Douglass: In Pursuit of American Liberty by Nicholas BuccolaFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2013
Dirty Little Secrets: Breaking the Silence on Teenage Girls and Promiscuity by Kerry CohenFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2013
Almost President: The Men Who Lost The Race But Changed The Nation by Scott FarrisFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2013
The Bible, the School, and the Constitution: The Clash that Shaped Modern Church-State Doctrine by Steven K. GreenFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2013
Bin Laden's Bald Spot: & Other Stories by Brian DoyleKen Kesey Award for Fiction2013
The Evening Hour: A Novel by Carter SickelsKen Kesey Award for Fiction2013
Glaciers by Alexis M. SmithKen Kesey Award for Fiction2013
The Listeners by Leni ZumasKen Kesey Award for Fiction2013
Seeing Ezra: A Mother's Story of Autism, Unconditional Love, and the Meaning of Normal by Kerry CohenSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2013
We Heard the Heavens Then: A Memoir of Iran by Aria Minu-SepehrSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2013
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl StrayedSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2013
Part Wild: One Woman's Journey with a Creature Caught Between the Worlds of Wolves and Dogs by Ceiridwen TerrillSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2013
Bureau of Missing Persons: Writing the Secret Lives of Fathers by Roger J. PorterFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2012
You Don't Love This Man: A Novel by Dan DeweeseKen Kesey Award for Fiction2012
Mink River by Brian DoyleKen Kesey Award for Fiction2012
Chloe Jarren's La Cucaracha: A Novel by Matthew StadlerKen Kesey Award for Fiction2012
Zazen by Vanessa VeselkaKen Kesey Award for Fiction2012
River House: A Memoir by Sarahlee LawrenceSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2012
The Late Interiors: A Life Under Construction by Marjorie SandorSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2012
The Chronology of Water: A Memoir by Lidia YuknavitchSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2012
The Book of William: How Shakespeare's First Folio Conquered the World by Paul CollinsFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2011
Onward Christian Athletes: Turning Ballparks into Pulpits and Players into Preachers by Tom KrattenmakerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2011
The Green Zone by Barry SandersFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2011
Unsuspecting Souls: The Disappearance of the Human Being by Barry SandersFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2011
Hello Goodbye by Emily ChenowethKen Kesey Award for Fiction2011
A Painter's Life by K. B. DixonKen Kesey Award for Fiction2011
A Flickering Light by Jane KirkpatrickKen Kesey Award for Fiction2011
Lost in Wyoming: Stories by Scott SadilKen Kesey Award for Fiction2011
Galapagos at the Crossroads: Pirates, Biologists, Tourists, and Creationists Battle for Darwin's Cradle of Evolution by Carol Ann BassettSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2011
Through the Veil by Lisa Ohlen HarrisSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2011
Found: A Memoir by Jennifer LauckSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2011
Wild Comfort: The Solace of Nature by Kathleen Dean MooreSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2011
Born Under a Bad Sky: Notes from the Dark Side of the Earth (Counterpunch) by Jeffrey St. ClairFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2009/2010
Strand: An Odyssey of Pacific Ocean Debris by Bonnie HendersonFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2009/2010
Wild Things: Adventures of a Grassroots Environmentalist by Donna MatrazzoFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2009/2010
Wild Beauty: Photography of the Columbia River Gorge, 1860-1960 by Terry ToedtemeierFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2009/2010
The Local News by Miriam GershowKen Kesey Award for Fiction2009/2010
The Russian Dreambook of Color and Flight by Gina OchsnerKen Kesey Award for Fiction2009/2010
Cezanne's Quarry by Barbara Corrado PopeKen Kesey Award for Fiction2009/2010
Crazy Love by Leslie WhatKen Kesey Award for Fiction2009/2010
The Loveliest Woman in America: A Tragic Actress, Her Lost Diaries, and Her Granddaughter's Search for Home by Bibi GastonSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2009/2010
Live Through This: A Mother's Memoir of Runaway Daughters and Reclaimed Love by Debra GwartneySarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2009/2010
The Wink of the Zenith: The Shaping of a Writer's Life by Floyd SklootSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2009/2010
Laura Ingalls Wilder : a writer's life by Pamela Smith HillFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2008
Mobilizing Minerva: American Women in the First World War by Kimberly JensenFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2008
Torture and Democracy by Darius RejaliFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2008
The Hearts of Horses by Molly GlossKen Kesey Award for Fiction2008
Whose World Is This? (Iowa Short Fiction Award) by Lee MontgomeryKen Kesey Award for Fiction2008
The Brides of March: Memoir of a Same-Sex Marriage by Beren deMotierSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2008
Sober Truths: The Making of an Honest Woman by Jill KellySarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2008
Mountain Rescue Doctor: Wilderness Medicine in the Extremes of Nature by Christopher Van TilburgSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2008
All God's Children: Inside the Dark and Violent World of Street Families by Rene DenfeldFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2007
Naked Imperialism: The U.S. Pursuit of Global Dominance by John Bellamy FosterFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2007
Desiring Donne: Poetry, Sexuality, Interpretation by Ben SaundersFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2007
American Methods: Torture and the Logic of Domination by Kristian WilliamsFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2007
Clown Girl by Monica DrakeKen Kesey Award for Fiction2007
When All Is Said and Done: A Novel by Robert HillKen Kesey Award for Fiction2007
Steel Beach: My Life as a Naval Aircrewman by Jeff Lee ManthosSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2007
Night of a Thousand Stars & Other Portraits Of Iraq by Joel Preston SmithSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2007
Bad Language: Are Some Words Better than Others? by Edwin L. BattistellaFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2006
Canar: A Year in the Highlands of Ecuador by Judy BlankenshipFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2006
Oregon: This Storied Land by William G. RobbinsFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2006
Which Side Are You On?: An Inside History of the Folk Music Revival in America by Dick WeissmanFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2006
Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits by Laila LalamiNovel2006
The Bewildered by Peter RockNovel2006
The Grail: A Year Ambling & Shambling Through an Oregon Vinyard in Pursuit of the Best Pinot Noir Wine in the Whole Wild by Brian DoyleSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2006
Iron Maidens: The Celebration of the Most Awesome Female Muscle in the World by Kristin KayeSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2006
Late in the Standoff: Stories and a Novella by Tracy DaughertyShort Fiction2006
The Cantor's Daughter: Stories by Scott NadelsonShort Fiction2006
The Weight of the Sun by Geronimo TagatacShort Fiction2006
Leadville: The Struggle To Revive An American Town by Gillian KlucasFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2005
Landscapes Of Conflict: The Oregon Story, 1940-2000 by William G. RobbinsFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2005
American Nightingale: The Story of Frances Slanger, Forgotten Heroine of Normandy by Bob WelchFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2005
Core: A Romance by Kassten AlonsoNovel2005
Lost Lake by Phillip MargolinNovel2005
War at Home by Kris NelscottNovel2005
The Greening of Ben Brown by Michael StrelowNovel2005
The Language of Baklava by Diana Abu-JaberSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2005
FBI Girl: How I Learned to Crack My Father's Code by Maura Conlon-McIvorSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2005
Orphans by Charles D'AmbrosioSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2005
Spirited Men: Story, Soul and Substance by Brian DoyleSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2005
A Moment to Organize My Face: Stories by David PinsonShort Fiction2005
Been Brown so Long, It Looked Like Green to Me: The Politics of Nature by Jeffrey St. ClairFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2004
Clever Girl: Elizabeth Bentley, the Spy Who Ushered in the McCarthy Era by Lauren KesslerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2004
A Hundred Little Hitlers: The Death of a Black Man, the Trial of a White Racist, and the Rise of the Neo-Nazi Movement in America by Elinor LangerFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2004
Portland: People, Politics, and Power, 1851-2001 by Jewel LansingFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2004
Lie Still by David FarrisNovel2004
The Last King by Michael Curtis FordNovel2004
Stone Cribs by Kris NelscottNovel2004
Leaping: Revelations & Epiphanies by Brian DoyleSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2004
Atlas of the Human Heart: A Memoir by Ariel GoreSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2004
Above the Clearwater: Living on Stolen Land by Bette Lynch HustedSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2004
Portrait of My Mother, Who Posed Nude in Wartime: Stories by Marjorie SandorShort Fiction2004
Crater Lake National Park: A History by Rick HarmonFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2003
The Muses Among Us: Eloquent Listening and Other Pleasures of the Writer's Craft by Kim Robert StaffordFrances Fuller Victor Award for General Nonfiction2003
Learning to Fly: A Thriller by April HenryNovel2003
A Name of Her Own by Jane KirkpatrickNovel2003
Fire's Edge by Alan SiporinNovel2003
Gathering of Stones, A: Journeys to the Edges of a Changing World by Carol Ann BassettSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2003
The Nose: A Profile of Sex, Beauty, and Survival by Gabrielle GlaserSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2003
Early Morning: Remembering My Father, William Stafford by Kim Robert StaffordSarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction2003
Real to Reel by Lidia YuknavitchShort Fiction2003
Proof Through the Night: A B-29 Pilot Captive in Japan by K. P. BurkeNonfiction2002
Generation Ex: Tales from the Second Wives Club by Karen KarboNonfiction2002
Still Waters by Jennifer LauckNonfiction2002
The Complete Tales of Ketzia Gold by Kate BernheimerNovel2002
The Ambidextrist by Peter RockNovel2002
Wild Justice by Phillip MargolinFiction2001
Goats by Mark Jude PoirierFiction2001
Do Drums Beat There by Doe TaborFiction2001
Counting Coup by Larry ColtonNonfiction2001
The Happy Bottom Riding Club by Lauren KesslerNonfiction2001
Blackbird: A Childhood Lost and Found by Jennifer LauckNonfiction2001
Light Action in the Caribbean: Stories by Barry LopezShort Fiction2001
The Second Coming of Curly Red by Jody SeayFiction2000
Makai by Kathleen TyauFiction2000
Lifesaving: A Memoir by Judith BarringtonNonfiction2000
Catfish and Mandala: A Two-Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam by Andrew X. PhamNonfiction2000
The Boy Orator by Tracy DaughertyFiction1999
Northport: Stories of the Coast by Sheila EvansFiction1999
Survivor by Chuck PalahniukFiction1999
Fire from the Dragon's Tongue: Essays about Living with Nature in the Siskiyou Mountains by Diana CoogleNonfiction1999
Peace at Heart: An Oregon Country Life by Barbara DrakeNonfiction1999
About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory by Barry LopezNonfiction1999
Tools of the Earth by Jeff TaylorNonfiction1999
The Dazzle of Day by Molly GlossFiction1998
Pink by Gus Van SantFiction1998
Plain Seeing: A Novel by Sandra ScofieldFiction1998
The Open Door by Floyd SklootFiction1998
Landscapes of Promise: The Oregon Story, 1800-1940 by William G. RobbinsNonfiction1998
In Search of the Racial Frontier: African Americans in the West, 1528-1990 by Quintard TaylorNonfiction1998
Where River Turns to Sky by Gregg KleinerFiction1997
Little Miss Strange: A Novel by Joanna RoseFiction1997
A Chance to See Egypt by Sandra ScofieldFiction1997
Night-side: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and the Illness Experience by Floyd SklootNonfiction1997
The Sky Fisherman by Craig LesleyFiction1996
A Little Too Much Is Enough by Kathleen TyauFiction1996
Women's Voices from the Western Frontier (Women of the West) by Susan G. ButruilleNonfiction1996
Force of Nature: The Life of Linus Pauling by Thomas HagerNonfiction1996
Overstory: Zero : Real Life in Timber Country by Robert Leo HeilmanNonfiction1996
Riverwalking: Reflections on Moving Water by Kathleen Dean MooreNonfiction1996
Departures by Jennifer CornellFiction1995
Mendocino and Other Stories by Ann PackerFiction1995
Through the Green Fire: Personal Essays, Prose Poems and Poems by James GrabillNonfiction1995
The Prairie Keepers: Secrets of the Grasslands by Marcy HouleNonfiction1995
500 Nations: An Illustrated History of North American Indians by Alvin M. Jr JosephyNonfiction1995
The Forging of a Black Community: Seattle's Central District from 1870 through the Civil Rights Era by Quintard TaylorNonfiction1995
How I Came West, and Why I Stayed by Alison BakerFiction1994
Carnival of Saints by George HermanFiction1994
Now You See Her by Whitney OttoFiction1994
More Than Allies by Sandra ScofieldFiction1994
Edge Effects: Notes From An Oregon Forest (American Land & Life) by Chris AndersonNonfiction1994
Oregon Trail (Tales of the Wild West Series) by Rick SteberNonfiction1994
Chiefs & Chief Traders: Indian Relations at Fort Nez Perces, 1818-1855 by Theodore SternNonfiction1994
The Hood River Issei: An Oral History of Japanese Settlers in Oregon's Hood River Valley (Asian American Experience) by Linda TamuraNonfiction1994
York Ferry by Annie DawidFiction1993
The Brothers K by David James DuncanFiction1993
Sailor Song by Ken KeseyFiction1993
Wind on the Waves by Kim Robert StaffordFiction1993
Goat Brothers by Larry ColtonNonfiction1993
Founding the Far West: California, Oregon, and Nevada, 1840-1890 by David Alan JohnsonNonfiction1993
On the Oregon Trail by Jonathan NicholasNonfiction1993
The Diamond Lane by Karen KarboFiction1992
The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon by Tom SpanbauerFiction1992
Death Qualified by Kate WilhelmFiction1992
Brushes with Power: Modern Politics and the Chinese Art of Calligraphy by Richard Curt KrausNonfiction1992
An Arrow in the Earth: General Joel Palmer and the Indians of Oregon by Terence O'DonnellNonfiction1992
Stepping Westward: The Long Search for Home in the Pacific Northwest by Sallie TisdaleNonfiction1992
Tula Hatti: The Last Great Elephant by Peter ByrneNonfiction1991
The Grace of Great Things: Creativity and Innovation by Robert GrudinNonfiction1991
Entering the Grove by Kim Robert StaffordNonfiction1991
Physical Culture: A Novel by Hillary JohnsonFiction1990
River Song by Craig LesleyFiction1990
Where the Rivers Ran Backward by William E. MerrittNonfiction1990
The Book of Seeing With One's Own Eyes (The Graywolf short fiction series) by Sharon DoubiagoFiction1989
Skookum: An Oregon Pioneer Family's History and Lore by Shannon ApplegateNonfiction1989
Dancing at the Edge of the World: Thoughts on Words, Women, Places by Ursula K. Le GuinNonfiction1989
Listening for Coyote by William L. SullivanNonfiction1989
Shine on by Fred PfeilFiction1988
A Field of Innocence by Jack EstesNonfiction1988
Crossing Open Ground by Barry LopezNonfiction1988
Totem Poles of the Pacific Northwest Coast by Edward MalinNonfiction1988
Reach of Tide, Ring of History: A Columbia River Voyage (Northwest Reprints) by Sam McKinneyNonfiction1988
The Great Equalizer by Rick BorstenFiction1987
Demon Box by Ken KeseyNonfiction1987
Having Everything Right: Essays of Place by Kim Robert StaffordNonfiction1987

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The Oregon Book Awards are presented annually for the finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, literary nonfiction, drama and young readers literature. (English, Member-written)
"This award was created in 1999 by friends and family to honor a devoted lover of literature, Leslie Bradshaw (1952-1998). Bradshaw was well known within her community for sharing a passion for reading and love of a good story. She inspired many children at Beaver Acres Elementary School in Beaverton to become engaged with books." —Oregon Book Awards (English, Member-written)

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