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Book awards: Great Lakes Book Award

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Once on This Island by Gloria WhelanChildren's, 1996
Superior: Journeys on an Inland Sea by Gary McGuffinHistory & Culture, 1996
Writing from the Center by Scott Russell SandersGeneral, 1996
Big Annie of Calumet: A True Story of the Industrial Revolution by Jerry StanleyChildren's, 1997
City of the Century: The Epic of Chicago and the Making of America by Donald L. MillerGeneral Nonfiction, 1997
Read This and Tell Me What It Says by A. Manette AnsayFiction, 1997
The Broken Blade by William DurbinChildren's, 1998
Dewey Defeats Truman by Thomas MallonFiction, 1998
Four Corners of Night by Craig HoldenFiction, 1999
The Legend of Mackinac Island by Kathy-Jo WarginChildren's, 1999
The Other Side of the River: A Story of Two Towns, a Death, and America's Dilemma by Alex KotlowitzNonfiction, 1999
Places of Grace: The Natural Landscapes of the American Midwest by Gary IrvingGeneral, 1999
The Barn Burner by Patricia WillisChildren's, 2000
Bodies in Motion and at Rest: On Metaphor and Mortality by Thomas LynchGeneral Nonfiction, 2000
Midnight Champagne by A. Manette AnsayFiction, 2000
The Hatbox Baby by Carrie BrownFiction, 2001
The Journey by Sarah StewartChildren's, 2001
Taken for a Ride : How Daimler-Benz Drove off with Chrysler by Bill VlasicGeneral Nonfiction, 2001
The Dive from Clausen's Pier by Ann PackerFiction, 2002
Fair Weather by Richard PeckChildren's Medal Winner, 2002
Lake Effect by Rich CohenGeneral Nonfiction, 2002
The Shoe Tree of Chagrin by J. Patrick LewisChildren's Honor Book, 2002
Girl Wonder: A Baseball Story in Nine Innings by Deborah HopkinsonChildren's, 2003
Middlesex by Jeffrey EugenidesFiction, 2003
To Conquer the Air: The Wright Brothers and the Great Race for Flight by James TobinGeneral Nonfiction, 2003
Boxes for Katje by Candace FlemingChildren's Picture Book, 2004
Chasing Vermeer by Blue BalliettChildren's Chapter Book, 2004
One Man's Castle: Clarence Darrow in Defense of the American Dream by Phyllis VineGeneral Nonfiction, 2004
Ursula, Under by Ingrid HillFiction, 2004
Bound for Canaan: The Under-ground Railroad and the War for the Soul of America by Fergus M. BordewichGeneral Nonfiction, 2005
Bucking the Sarge by Christopher Paul CurtisChildren's, 2005
Tonight I Said Goodbye by Michael KorytaMystery/Intrigue, 2005
An Unfinished Season by Ward JustFiction, 2005
A Good Night Walk by Elisha CooperChildren's, 2006
The Kindness of Strangers by Katrina KittleFiction, 2006
Made in Detroit by Paul ClemensGeneral Nonfiction, 2006
Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert MurdockChildren's, 2007
The Great Lakes Water Wars by Peter AnninGeneral Nonfiction, 2007
Water for Elephants: A Novel by Sara GruenFiction, 2007
Elijah Of Buxton by Christopher Paul CurtisChildren's Chapter Books, 2008
Toy Boat by Randall DeSeveChildren's Picture Books, 2008
The Blind Faith Hotel by Pamela ToddChildren's Chapter Book, 2009
The Foie Gras Wars: How a 5,000-Year-Old Delicacy Inspired the World's Fiercest Food Fight by Mark CaroGeneral, 2009
The Great Perhaps by Joe MenoFiction, 2009
That Book Woman by Heather HensonChildren's Picture Book, 2009

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"Founded in 1995, The Great Lakes Book Awards annually honor the year’s brightest and most deserving books about America’s heartland. Established by the Great Lakes Booksellers Association, the purpose of the awards is to recognize and reward excellence in the writing and publishing of books that capture the spirit and enhance awareness of the Great Lakes region."

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