Reading the West 2014 – Shortlist

Posted March 31, 2015.
Alphabetical by publisher within the category.
Winners will be announced on May 30, 2015.

Click here to download a Reading the West Shortlist flyer, suitable for printing.

Reading the West 2014 – Adult Fiction Shortlist

 

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Counterpoint Press
STARS GO BLUE
by Laura Pritchett
Hardcover $25.00
978-1-619002-308-6
Adult Fiction

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HarperCollins/Ecco
FOURTH OF JULY CREEK: A Novel
by Smith Henderson
Hardcover $26.99
978-0-062-28644-4
Adult Fiction

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Macmillan/Henry Holt
THE PLOUGHMEN: A Novel
by Kim Zupan
Hardcover $26.00
978-0-805-09951-5
Adult Fiction

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Penguin Random House/Knopf
THE PAINTER: A Novel
by Peter Heller
Hardcover $24.95
978-0-385-35209-3
Adult Fiction

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Workman Publishing/Algonquin Books
THE HIGH DIVIDE: A Novel
by Lin Enger
Hardcover $24.95
978-1-616-20375-7
Adult Fiction

Reading the West 2014 – Adult Nonfiction Shortlist

 

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HarperCollins/Ecco
ASTORIA: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Pacific Empire-A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival
by Peter Stark
Hardcover $27.99
978-0-062-21829-2
Adult Nonfiction/History

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Penguin Random House/The Penguin Press
GONE FERAL: Tracking My Dad Through the Wild
by Novella Carpenter
Hardcover $26.95
978-1-594-20443-2
Adult Nonfiction/Memoir

9780670786046
Penguin Random House/Viking
THE OGALLALA ROAD: A Memoir of Love and Reckoning
by Julene Bair
Hardcover $26.95
978-0-670-78604-6
Adult Nonfiction/Biography & Autobiography

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Simon & Schuster/Atria Books
BADLUCK WAY: A Year on the Ragged Edge of the West
by Bryce Andrews
Paperback $15.00
978-1-476-71084-6
Adult Nonfiction/Biography/Environmentalists & Naturalists

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University of North Carolina Press
RELICTS OF A BEAUTIFUL SEA: Survival, Extinction, and Conservation in a Desert World
by Christopher Norment
Hardcover $28.00
978-1-469-61866-1
Adult Nonfiction/Environment

Reading the West 2014 – Children’s Shortlist

 

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt – HMH Books for Young Readers
DIRT BIKES, DRONES, AND OTHER WAYS TO FLY
by Conrad Wesselhoeft
Hardcover $17.99
978-0-544-23269-3
Children’s Fiction, Ages 12 And Up

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Macmillan/Farrar, Straus and Giroux Books for Young Readers
EVIDENCE OF THINGS NOT SEEN
by Lindsey Lane
Hardcover $17.99
978-0-374-30060-9
Children’s Fiction, Ages 12 to 18

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Macmillan/Farrar, Straus and Giroux Books for Young Readers
SKIES LIKE THESE
by Tess Hilmo
Hardcover $16.99
978-0-374-36998-9
Children’s Fiction, Ages 9 to 12

9780399256356
Penguin Random House Children’s
Penguin Young Readers Group/Putnam
P.K. PINKERTON AND THE PISTOL-PACKING WIDOWS
by Caroline Lawrence
Hardcover $16.99
978-0-399-25635-6
Children’s Fiction, Ages 8 to 12

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Simon & Schuster/Simon Pulse
BEAUTY OF THE BROKEN
by Tawni Waters
Hardcover $17.99
978-1-481-40709-0
Children’s Fiction, Ages 14 and up