A COLDER WAR by Charles Cumming

A COLDER WAR by Charles Cumming

June 5, 2015

A COLDER WAR won the eDunnit award at CrimeFest. St. Martin’s Press published the book on August 5th, 2014.

BOY ON ICE by John Branch

BOY ON ICE by John Branch

May 14, 2015

John Branch’s book about the life and death of hockey star Derek Boogaard has won the PEN/ESPN award for Literary Sports Writing. W.W. Norton published the book October 1, 2014.

Jungleland

Chris Stewart

April 30, 2015

Chris Stewart, author of JUNGLELAND, is part of the team of Wall Street Journal reporters who won a Pulitzer Prize in the investigative category. The staff won for the paper’s “Medicare Unmasked” series that provided Americans “unprecedented access to previously confidential data on the motivations and practices of their health care providers.” The Journal’s stories came after a prolonged legal fight that led the government to release the data. JUNGLELAND was published by Harper on January 8, 2013.

SPARTA by Roxanna Robinson

SPARTA by Roxanna Robinson

April 17, 2015

Roxanna Robinson’s, SPARTA was shortlisted for the IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award. The award is notable for being the most valuable literary award for a single work of fiction in English with a price of €100,000 going to the winner. Farrar, Straus & Giroux first published the book on June 4, 2013.

THE HIGH DIVIDE by Lin Enger

THE HIGH DIVIDE by Lin Enger

April 10, 2015

Lin Enger’s High Divide is shortlisted for the Maine Reader’s Choice Award. Algonquin published the book on September 23, 2014.

THIS IS A MOOSE by Richard T. Morris

THIS IS A MOOSE by Richard T. Morris

April 8, 2015

Janklow & Nesbit’s own Richard Morris’s children’s book, THIS IS A MOOSE, has been chosen as a finalist for the 2015 Indies Choice Book Awards. The finalists are chosen by members of the American Booksellers Association. Little, Brown published the book on May 6th, 2014.

THE TROOP by Craig Davidson writing as Nick Cutter

THE TROOP by Craig Davidson writing as Nick Cutter

April 8, 2015

Craig Davidson has won the inaugural James Herbert Award for Horror Writing, for his novel THE TROOP. The award commemorates the late horror writer James Herbert, whose daughter said of THE TROOP, “This is the darkest of tales where human evil meets an insatiable force of nature to wreak havoc on kids, a scout troop, no less. What could be better? My father would have chuckled in his chair; his fans will love it. And you’ll never go camping again.

GONE FERAL by Novella Carpenter

GONE FERAL by Novella Carpenter

April 8, 2015

Novella Carpenter’s GONE FERAL has been shortlisted, in the Adult Non-Fiction category, for the Reading the West Book Award, given by the Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers’ Association. Penguin Press published the book on June 12, 2014.

BOY ON ICE by John Branch

BOY ON ICE by John Branch

March 24, 2015

BOY ON ICE was included on the longlist for the PEN/ESPN award for Literary Sports Writing. Norton published the book on September 29, 2014.

ALL OUR NAMES by Dinaw Mengestu

ALL OUR NAMES by Dinaw Mengestu

February 27, 2015

Dinaw Mengestu’s ALL OUR NAMES has won the international fiction spot for the 2015 CBC Bookie Awards. Knopf published the book on March 4, 2014.