Colorado Book Awards

Congratulations to the 2012 Colorado Book Award Winners!

The Colorado Book Awards is an annual program that celebrates the accomplishments of Colorado's outstanding authors, editors, illustrators, and photographers. Awards are presented in at least ten categories including anthology/collection, biography, children's, creative nonfiction, fiction, history, nonfiction, pictorial, poetry, and young adult.

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Anthology/Collections
Monumental Majesty: 100 Years of Colorado National Monument, edited by Laurena Mayne Davis, The Daily Sentinel
9780578074962

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Creative Nonfiction
Dances in Two Worlds: A Writer-Artist's Backstory by Thordis Simonsen, The Fundamental Note
9780962976674

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: General Nonfiction
Math for Life by Jeffrey Bennett, Roberts and Company
9781936221431

$30.00
ISBN: 9781596916968
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - August 30th, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Biography
The Man Who Never Died by William Adler, Bloomsbury


$16.99
ISBN: 9781423120247
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Published: Hyperion Books - October 11th, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Children's Literature
Light Up the Night by Jean Reidy, Disney Hyperion


$16.00
ISBN: 9780451463746
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Published: Roc - January 4th, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Creative Nonfiction
Dances in Two Worlds: A Writer-Artist's Backstory by Thordis Simonsen, The Fundamental Note


$24.95
ISBN: 9780982958308
Availability: Special Order
Published: Earthview Media - November 4th, 2010

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: History
From Jars to the Stars: by Todd Neff, Earthview Media


By Avi, Greg Ruth (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781416971023
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Published: Atheneum Books - September 6th, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Juvenile Literature
City of Orphans by Avi, Simon & Schuster


$24.95
ISBN: 9780399157226
Availability: Special Order
Published: Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam - January 20th, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Literary Fiction
The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown, Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam


$39.95
ISBN: 9781936905904
Availability: Special Order
Published: People's Press - July 1st, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Pictorial
Thomas W. Benton: Artist/Activist by Daniel Joseph Watkins, People's Press


$16.95
ISBN: 9781932195972
Availability: Special Order
Published: Tupelo Press - May 15th, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Poetry
Circle's Apprentice by Dan Beachy-Quick, Tupelo Press


$22.95
ISBN: 9780983386315
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Published: My Piece of the Puzzle - May 25th, 2011

2012Colorado Book Award Winner: Young Adult Literature
Lucy Dakota: Adventures of a Modern Explorer Book 1 - Rocky Mountain Beginnings by Carol Sue Shride, My Piece of the Puzzle