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.

ALL OUR NAMES by Dinaw Mengetsu

ALL OUR NAMES by Dinaw Mengetsu

October 3, 2014

Dinaw Mengesu’s ALL OUR NAMES has been nominated for the inaugural Kirkus Prize in fiction. The winner will receive $50,000 and will be announced at an awards ceremony in Austin, TX on October 23. The New York Times called ALL OUR NAMES “deeply moving” and The New York Times Book Review said “you can’t turn the pages fast enough.” ALL OUR NAMES was published by Knopf on March 4, 2014.

THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS by Ted Thompson

THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS by Ted Thompson

September 5, 2014

Ted Thompson’s THE LAND OF STEADY HABITS has been shortlisted for the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize, awarded by the Center for Fiction for the best debut novel of the year. Little, Brown published the book on March 5, 2014.

THE GREAT GLASS SEA by Josh Weil

THE GREAT GLASS SEA by Josh Weil

September 5, 2014

Josh Weil’s THE GREAT GLASS SEA has been shortlisted for the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize, awarded by the Center for Fiction for the best debut novel of the year. Grove Atlantic published the book on July 2, 2014.

MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

MIDDLE MEN by Jim Gavin

August 28, 2014

Jim Gavin’s MIDDLE MEN was named a finalist for the 2014 PEN USA Literary Award in Fiction. Simon & Schuster published the book on February 19, 2013.