Minnesota Book Awards1994

Given by The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library

Other Names: Minnesota Book Awards Finalist
71 Works 9,164 Books 188 Reviews ½ 4.0
Current Minnesota residents, and Minnesota residents during the year are eligible for the Award. The primary selection criteria, in order, are: demonstrated excellence and innovation of artistic show more work in the book arts throughout a career, or combined careers in the case of a long-standing collaborative group, and significant artistic contributions to Minnesota’s book arts community.


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Stages:
All, Winner (403), Finalist (1,537)
Categories:
All, Anthologies (6), Anthology & Collection (4), Anthology & Collections (16), Anthology or Collection of Short Stories (3), Architecture (2), Art and Music (3), Autobiography & Biography (3), Autobiography & Memoir (18), Autobiography, Biography, Memoir (3), Autobiography, Memoir, & Creative Nonfiction (9), Biography (17), Biography and History (4), Biography and Memoir (4), Book Cover Design (2), Book Design & Execution (4), Children (10), Children's (9), Children's Fiction (3), Children's Literature (77), Children's Nonfiction (32), Children's Picture Books (8), Children's and Young Adult Nonfiction (7), Children’s Fiction and Poetry (4), Collected Works (17), Collections (3), Creative Nonfiction (7), Cuisine (4), Education, Teaching, Academic (2), Fantasy & Science Fiction (29), Fiction (31), Fiction - Novel or Collection of Short Stories by a Single Author (3), Fine Press (17), Fun & Humor (3), Gardening, Nature, Environmental (3), General Nonfiction (80), Genre (3), Genre Fiction (69), Genres (4), Help & Guidance (18), History (26), History & Biography (23), History, Politics, and Culture (3), Honor Award (1), Illustrated Book (21), Information (30), Interior Book Design (2), International Children's Book Award (1), Memoir (5), Memoir & Creative Nonfiction (67), Memoirs (4), Middle Grade Literature (32), Minnesota (47), Minnesota Community of the Book Special Award (3), Minnesota Nonfiction (30), Minnesota Places (3), Minnesota Subject (3), Multicultural (3), Mystery (8), Mystery & Detective (24), Nature (24), Nature & Minnesota (22), New Age, Metaphysics, and Spirituality (3), New Voice (3), Nonfiction (43), Novel (19), Novel & Short Story (89), Novels & Short Stories (6), Older Children (18), Older Children's Fiction (4), Older Children's Nonfiction (4), Personal Narrative (3), Personal Papers (3), Personal Voices (13), Photography (3), Picture Books (14), Picture Books - Author (6), Picture Books - Illustrator (6), Poetry (147), Popular Fiction (27), Readers' Choice Award (6), Science & Nature (3), Short Stories (15), Short Story (1), Young Adult (15), Young Adult Fiction (15), Young Adult Fiction and Poetry (4), Young Adult Literature (38), Young Adult Nonfiction (6), Young People's Fiction (3), Young People's Literature (32), Younger Children (43), Younger Children—Author (1), Younger Children—Illustrator (1), Youth Literature (4), No Category (22)
Years:
All, 2024 (30), 2023 (33), 2022 (33), 2021 (35), 2020 (35), 2019 (36), 2018 (36), 2017 (34), 2016 (30), 2015 (32), 2014 (32), 2013 (31), 2012 (33), 2011 (33), 2010 (33), 2009 (32), 2008 (33), 2007 (29), 2006 (56), 2005 (54), 2004 (52), 2003 (59), 2002 (34), 2001 (43), 2000 (38), 1999 (73), 1998 (72), 1997 (68), 1996 (69), 1995 (68), 1994 (71), 1993 (41), 1992 (53), 1991 (48), 1989 (32), 1988 (22)

Winner 18

WorkCategoryYear
Inheriting the Land: Contemporary Voices from the Midwest by Mark VinzCollected Works1994
Ring of Swords by Eleanor ArnasonFantasy & Science Fiction1994
A Place Where the Sea Remembers by Sandra BenitezFiction1994
The Hike into the Sun: Memoir of an American Soldier Captured on Bataan in 1942 and Imprisoned by the Japanese Until 194 by Bernard T. FitzpatrickHistory1994
Lake Superior Images by Craig BlacklockIllustrated Book1994
Writing for business : helpful, easy-to-apply advice for everyone who writes on the job by Stephen WilbersInformation1994
Basic Needs: A Year With Street Kids in a City School by Julie LandsmanMinnesota1994
A guide to Minnesota writers by Ron BarronMinnesota Community of the Book Special Award1994
Minnesota's Literary Visitors by John T. FlanaganMinnesota Community of the Book Special Award1994
Discover Minnesota : an annotated bibliography of books for children in grades K-9, with illustrator, title and subject indexes by Marianne Miller HudecMinnesota Community of the Book Special Award1994
Black Dreams by Kate GreenMystery & Detective1994
News from the Border: A Mother's Memoir of Her Autistic Son by Jane Taylor McDonnellNonfiction1994
Revolutions of the Heart by Marsha QualeyOlder Children's Fiction1994
To the Top of the World: Adventures with Arctic Wolves by Jim BrandenburgOlder Children's Nonfiction1994
Walking the Rez Road by Jim NorthrupPersonal Voices1994
The book of names : new and selected poems by Barton SutterPoetry1994
Tracks in the Wild by Betsy BowenYounger Children1994
Sungura and Leopard: A Swahili Trickster Tale by Barbara KnutsonYounger Children1994

Finalist 68

WorkCategoryYear
Inheriting the Land: Contemporary Voices from the Midwest by Mark VinzCollected Works1994
Daughters of Darkness: Lesbian Vampire Stories by Pam KeeseyCollected Works1994
What Happened When He Went to the Store for Bread: Poems by Alden Nowlan by Alden NowlanCollected Works1994
Do You Know Me Now? by Elisabeth RosenbergCollected Works1994
Ring of Swords by Eleanor ArnasonFantasy & Science Fiction1994
Agyar by Steven BrustFantasy & Science Fiction1994
Growing Up Weightless by John M. FordFantasy & Science Fiction1994
Nevernever by Will ShetterlyFantasy & Science Fiction1994
Calling on Dragons by Patricia C. WredeFantasy & Science Fiction1994
A Place Where the Sea Remembers by Sandra BenitezFiction1994
Strange Angels by Jonis AgeeFiction1994
Dear James by Jon HasslerFiction1994
Right By My Side by David HaynesFiction1994
Blue Bel Air: A Novel by Brett LaidlawFiction1994
No Matter What by Mary SaracinoFiction1994
The Hike into the Sun: Memoir of an American Soldier Captured on Bataan in 1942 and Imprisoned by the Japanese Until 194 by Bernard T. FitzpatrickHistory1994
White-Man-Runs-Him by Dennis W. HarceyHistory1994
Snelling : Minnesota's FIRST First Family by Barbara K. LueckeHistory1994
Clare of Assisi: A Biographical Study by Ingrid PetersonHistory1994
What This Awl Means: Feminist Archaeology at a Wahpeton Dakota Village by Janet D. SpectorHistory1994
Lake Superior Images by Craig BlacklockIllustrated Book1994
Brother Wolf: A Forgotten Promise by Jim BrandenburgIllustrated Book1994
Native Nations: First North Americans as Seen by Edward S. Curtis by Edward S. CurtisIllustrated Book1994
Landscape Of Ghosts by Bob FirthIllustrated Book1994
Writing for business : helpful, easy-to-apply advice for everyone who writes on the job by Stephen WilbersInformation1994
Minneapolis-St. Paul: People, Place, and Public Life by John S. AdamsInformation1994
30 Steps to Becoming a Writer and Getting Published by Scott EdelsteinInformation1994
Bringing Baby Home: A New Owners Manual for First Time Parents by Laura ZahnInformation1994
Basic Needs: A Year With Street Kids in a City School by Julie LandsmanMinnesota1994
Great Jerusalem Artichoke Circus: The Buying and Selling of the Rural American Dream by Joseph AmatoMinnesota1994
Knowing Where the Fountains Are: Stories and Stark Realities of Homeless Youth by Kevin CwaynaMinnesota1994
Hard-Pressed in the Heartland: The Hormel Strike and the Future of the Labor Movement by Peter RachleffMinnesota1994
Black Dreams by Kate GreenMystery & Detective1994
The Other Side of Silence by Joan M. DruryMystery & Detective1994
Cry Vengeance by Ron HandbergMystery & Detective1994
A Killing Cure by Ellen HartMystery & Detective1994
Drawing Dead by Pete HautmanMystery & Detective1994
Still Explosion by Mary LogueMystery & Detective1994
News from the Border: A Mother's Memoir of Her Autistic Son by Jane Taylor McDonnellNonfiction1994
How to stop crime by Anthony V. BouzaNonfiction1994
Transforming a Rape Culture by Emilie BuchwaldNonfiction1994
Birth of a new world : an open moment for international leadership by Harlan ClevelandNonfiction1994
Medical Cost Crisis: A Common-Sense Solution by Don W. LarsonNonfiction1994
Revolutions of the Heart by Marsha QualeyOlder Children's Fiction1994
A Taste of Smoke by Marion Dane BauerOlder Children's Fiction1994
Champ Hobarth by Judith Bernie StrommenOlder Children's Fiction1994
Striking Out by Will WeaverOlder Children's Fiction1994
To the Top of the World: Adventures with Arctic Wolves by Jim BrandenburgOlder Children's Nonfiction1994
Hillary Rodham Clinton (A&E Print Biography) by Joann Bren GuernseyOlder Children's Nonfiction1994
American Woman: Hidden in History, Forging the Future by Roger A. HammerOlder Children's Nonfiction1994
Ininatig's Gift of Sugar: Traditional Native Sugarmaking by Laura Waterman WittstockOlder Children's Nonfiction1994
Walking the Rez Road by Jim NorthrupPersonal Voices1994
Firesticks: A Collection of Stories (American Indian Literature and Critical Studies Series) by Diane GlancyPersonal Voices1994
Bumming with the Furies by Peter M. LeschakPersonal Voices1994
Meeting the Neighbors by W. Scott OlsenPersonal Voices1994
The book of names : new and selected poems by Barton SutterPoetry1994
The Second Thing I Remember (MVP) by Judith HougenPoetry1994
Boars' Dance by Joe PaddockPoetry1994
Feast by Carol Ann RussellPoetry1994
Caution: Thin Ice by Lawrence SchugPoetry1994
The Book of Hearts by Karen Herseth WeePoetry1994
Tracks in the Wild by Betsy BowenYounger Children1994
Sungura and Leopard: A Swahili Trickster Tale by Barbara KnutsonYounger Children1994
A Picture Book of Anne Frank by David A. AdlerYounger Children1994
Playful Slider: The North American River Otter by Barbara Juster EsbensenYounger Children1994
Sato and the Elephants by Juanita HavillYounger Children1994
Moose and Friends by Jim LatimerYounger Children1994
Monster Mama by Liz RosenbergYounger Children1994

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