2017 Colorado Book Award Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Colorado Book Awards!

Found: Short Stories by Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, edited by Mario Acevedo (RMFW Press)

Rough Riders: Theodore Roosevelt, His Cowboy Regiment, and the Immortal Charge Up San Juan Hill by Mark Lee Gardner  (HarperCollins Publishers)

Children's Literature
Octopuses One to Ten
by Ellen Jackson, illustrations by Robin Page (Simon & Schuster)

Creative Nonfiction
The Man Who Thought He Owned Water: On the Brink with American Farms, Cities, and Food by Tershia d'Elgin (University Press of Colorado)

General Fiction
Breaking Wild: A Novel
by Diane Les Becquets (Berkley Books)

General Nonfiction
Colorado Then & Now by Grant Collier (Collier Publishing)

Genre Fiction
Amaryllis and Other Stories
by Carrie Vaughn (Fairwood Press)

Coyote Valley: Deep History in the High Rockies
by Thomas G. Andrews (Harvard University Press)

Juvenile Literature
Waiting for Augusta
by Jessica Lawson (Simon & Schuster)

Literary Fiction
13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl
by Mona Awad (Penguin Books)

Blood on the Tracks
by Barbara Nickless (Thomas & Mercer)

Post-: Poems
by Wayne Miller (Milkweed Editions)

Revelation: A Thriller
by Carter Wilson (Oceanview Publishing)

Young Adult Literature
Beneath Wandering Stars
by Ashlee Cowles (Merit Press/F+W)


Thank you!