Reading the West 2013 – Shortlist

 

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Adult Fiction

 

Kind of Kin: A Novel

HarperCollins/Ecco
KIND OF KIN
by Rilla Askew
978-0-062-19879-2
Adult Fiction

 

The Son

HarperCollins/Ecco
THE SON
by Philipp Meyer

978-0-062-12039-7
Adult Fiction

 

Loteria

HarperCollins/Harper
LOTERIA
by Mario Alberto Zambrano
978-0-062-26854-9
Adult Fiction

 

The Carrion Birds: A Novel

HarperCollins/William Morrow
THE CARRION BIRDS
by Urban Waite
978-0-062-21688-5
Adult Fiction

 

Monument Road

Torrey House Press
MONUMENT ROAD:
A Novel
by Charlie Quimby
978-1-937-22625-1
Adult Fiction

 

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Adult Nonfiction

 

Dead Run: The Murder of a Lawman and the Greatest Manhunt of the Modern American West

Macmillan/St. Martin’s Press
DEAD RUN:
The Murder of a Lawman and the Greatest Manhunt
of the Modern American West
by Dan Schultz
978-0-312-68188-3
Adult Nonfiction

 

The Heart of Everything That Is: The Untold Story of Red Cloud, An American Legend

Simon & Schuster
THE HEART OF EVERYTHING THAT IS:
The Untold Story of Red Cloud, an American Legend
by Bob Drury and Tom Clavin

978-1-451-65466-0
Adult Nonfiction

 

The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Though the Heart of the Grand Canyon

Simon & Schuster/Scribner
THE EMERALD MILE:
The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History
through the Heart of the Grand Canyon
by Kevin Fedarko
978-1-439-15988-9
Adult Nonfiction

 

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University of Iowa Press
BETWEEN URBAN AND WILD:
Reflections from Colorado
by Andrea M. Jones
978-1-609-38187-5
Adult Nonfiction

 

Seven Summers: A Naturalist Homesteads in the Modern West

University of Utah Press
SEVEN SUMMERS:
A Naturalist Homesteads in the Modern West
by Julia Corbett
978-1-607-81249-4
Adult Nonfiction

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Children’s

 

Ivy Takes Care

Candlewick Press
IVY TAKES CARE
by Rosemary Wells
978-0-763-65352-1
Children’s

 

Thunderstorm

Enchanted Lion Books
THUNDERSTORM
written and illustrated by Arthur Geisert
978-1-592-70133-9
Children’s

 

Relic

Entangled Publishing
RELIC
by Renee Collins
978-1-622-66014-8
Children’s/YA

 

Jan Adkins; Illustrations by the author What If You Met a Cowboy?

Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group
WHAT IF YOU MET A COWBOY?
written and illustrated by Jan Adkins
978-1-596-43149-2
Children’s

 

Last Ride of Caleb O'Toole

Sourcebooks/Jabberwocky
THE LAST RIDE OF CALEB O’TOOLE
by Eric Pierpoint
978-1-402-28171-6
Children’s

Posted March 31, 2014