Reading the West Winners 2000-2009

2009 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Craig Johnson

ANOTHER MAN’S MOCCASINS: A WALT LONGMIRE MYSTERY

Penguin Books

NONFICTION

 

Steven Rinella

AMERICAN BUFFALO: IN SEARCH OF A LOST ICON

Random House

THE ARTS

 

Claude Steelman

COLORADO’S WILD HORSES

Wildshots, Inc.

REFERENCE

 

Marcia Meredith Hensley

STAKING HER CLAIM: HOMESTEADING THE WEST

High Plains Press

CHAPTER BOOK

 

Will Hobbs

GO BIG OR GO HOME

HarperCollins

PICTURE BOOK

 

Terry Tempest Williams

illustrated by Chloe Hedden

THE ILLUMINATED DESERT

Canyonlands Natural History Association

2008 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Aryn Kyle

THE GOD OF ANIMALS

Scribner

NONFICTION

 

Joseph M. Marshall III

THE DAY THE WORLD ENDED AT LITTLE BIGHORN

Viking

THE ARTS

 

James Keen

GREAT RANCHES OF THE WEST

Keen Media

CHAPTER BOOK

 

Susan Williams

WIND RIDER

HarperCollins

POETRY

 

Pat Mora

ADOBE ODES

University of Arizona Press

2007 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Gene Guerin

COTTONWOOD SAINTS

University of New Mexico Press

NONFICTION

 

Hampton Sides

BLOOD AND THUNDER

Doubleday

THE ARTS

 

 Rose Houk, Faith Marcovecchio, and Duane A. Smith

MESA VERDE NATIONAL PARK: THE FIRST 100 YEARS

Fulcrum

CHAPTER BOOK

 

Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

Photos by William Muñoz

THE BUFFALO AND THE INDIANS

Clarion

REFERENCE

 

An Chambers Noble

PINEDALE, WYOMING

Arcadia Press

2006 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Karen Fisher

A SUDDEN COUNTRY

Random House

NONFICTION

 

Jennet Conant

109 EAST PALACE

Simon & Schuster

THE ARTS

 

 William Henry Jackson, Howard R. Driggs, Bob Blair (Editor)

WILLIAM HENRY JACKSON’S “THE PIONEER PHOTOGRAPHER”

Museum of New Mexico Press

CHAPTER BOOK

 

Thelma Hatch Wyss

BEAR DANCER

Margaret K. McElderry

2005 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Kent Meyers

THE WORK OF WOLVES

Harcourt

NONFICTION

 

Hannah Hinchman

LITTLE THINGS IN A BIG COUNTRY

W. W. Norton & Company

ART/POETRY

 

Lee Marmon

THE PUEBLO IMAGINATION

Beacon Press

CHAPTER BOOK

 

Vickie Leigh Krudwig

SEARCHING FOR CHIPETA

Fulcrum Publishing

PICTURE BOOK

 

Nancy Wood

illustrated by Ma Grafe

OLD COYOTE

Candlewick Press

REFERENCE

 

Thomas Turiano

SELECT PEAKS OF GREATER YELLOWSTONE

Indomitus Press

2004 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Kent Nelson

LAND THAT MOVES, LAND THAT STANDS

Viking Press

NONFICTION

 

Gary Ferguson

HAWKS REST

National Geographic

THE ARTS

 

Tom Vezo and Richard Glinski

BIRDS OF PREY IN THE AMERICAN WEST

Rio Nuevo Publishers

CHILDREN’S

 

Edited by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve

illustrated by Synthia Saint James

ENDURING WISDOM

Holiday House Regional

REFERENCE

 

David D. Love, John C. Reed, and J.D. Love

CREATION OF THE TETON LANDSCAPE

Grand Teton Natural History Association

2003 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Deborah Magpie Earling

PERMA RED

BlueHen

NONFICTION

 

Judy Blunt

BREAKING CLEAN

Knopf

THE ARTS

 

Peter Hassrick

DRAWN TO YELLOWSTONE

University of Washington Press

CHAPTER BOOK

 

Julie Danneberg

WOMEN ARTISTS OF THE WEST

Fulcrum Publishing

2002 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Brady Udall

THE MIRACLE LIFE OF EDGAR MINT

W. W. Norton & Company

NONFICTION

 

Donald Worster

A RIVER RUNNING WEST

Oxford

ART/POETRY

 

John Szarkowski

ANSEL ADAMS AT 100

Little, Brown and Co.

CHAPTER BOOK

 

Michael Spooner

DANIEL’S WALK

Henry Holt

PICTURE BOOK

 

Andrew Glass

MOUNTAIN MEN

Doubleday

2001 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Claire Davis

WINTER RANGE

Picador

NONFICTION

 

Nasdijj

THE BLOOD RUNS LIKE A RIVER THROUGH MY DREAMS

Houghton Mifflin

ART/POETRY

 

Joan Carpenter Troccoli

PAINTERS IN THE AMERICAN WEST

Denver Art Museum

CHILDREN’S

 

Jean Ekman Adams

CLARENCE GOES OUT WEST AND MEETS A PURPLE HORSE

Rising Moon

2000 WINNERS

FICTION

 

Kent Haruf

PLAINSONG

Knopf

NONFICTION

 

Mark Spragg

WHERE RIVERS CHANGE DIRECTION

University of Utah Press

NONFICTION

 

John Maclean

FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN

William Morrow

CHILDREN’S

 

Richard Maurer

THE WILD COLORADO

Crown