Oregon Book Awards 2008
The Oregon Book Awards were announced November 9th.
KEN KESEY AWARD FOR FICTION: Ehud Havazelet, Bearing the Body
SARAH WINNEMUCCA AWARD FOR CREATIVE NONFICTION: Lauren Kessler, Dancing with Rose: Finding Life in the Land of Alzheimer's
FRANCES FULLER VICTOR AWARD FOR GENERAL NONFICTION: Steven W. Bender of Portland, One Night in America: Robert Kennedy, Cesar Chavez, and the Dream of Dignity
STAFFORD/HALL AWARD FOR POETRY: Penelope Scambly Schott, A Is for Anne: Mistress Hutchinson Disturbs the Commonwealth
ANGUS L. BOWMER AWARD FOR DRAMA: Steve Patterson, Lost Wavelengths
LESLIE BRADSHAW AWARD FOR YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE: A tie between The Rules for Hearts by Sara Ryan and A Taste for Rabbit by Linda Zuckerman