2012 High Plains Book Award Finalists

2012-10-14T00:00:00Z 2012-10-20T22:35:05Z 2012 High Plains Book Award Finalists The Billings Gazette
October 14, 2012 12:00 am

Best Art & Photography

In poetic silence L is for Land of living skies visions of the big sky visions of the big sky
 "Arapaho Journeys: Photographs and Stories from the Wind River Reservation"

  By Sara Wiles
(Read our Review)

 "Fra Dana: American Impressionist in the Rockies"

By Valerie Hedquist
(Read our Review)

 "Hand Raised: The Barns of Montana"

By Chere Jiusto, Christine Brown and Tom Ferris
(Read our Review)

"Relatives With Roots"

By Leah Marie Dorion
(Read our Review)

Fiction

aliens in the prime of their lives

           
ghosts of wyoming

           
scent of rain and lightning

           

"Kings of Colorado"

By David E. Hilton
(Read our Review)

"Liberty Lanes"

By Robin Troy
(Read our Review)

The Ringer

By Jenny Shank
(Read our Review)

First Book

bound like grass

           
in poetic silence

           
aliens in the prime of their lives prairie feast

           

"American Masculine"

By Shann Ray
(Read our Review)

“The Big Sky, By and By”

By Ed Kemmick
(Read our Review)

"Kings of Colorado"

By David E. Hilton
(Read our Review)

"Rim Haven"

By Lynne Montague
(view article)

Nonfiction

bloodshed at little bighorn visions of the big sky  prairie feast

"The Boy"

By Betty Jane Hegerat
(View article)

"Hand Raised: The Barns of Montana"

By Chere Jiusto, Christine Brown and Tom Ferris
(Read our Review)

"Honyocker Dreams,"

By David Mogen
(Read our Review)

Poetry

harvest of words  horse tracks  new poets of the american west

"Dirt Songs: A Plains Duet"

By Twyla M. Hansen and Linda M. Hasselstrom
(Read our Review)

"Killing the Murnion Dogs"

By Joe Wilkins
(Read our Review)

"Songs of Unreason"

By Jim Harrison
(Read our Review)

Woman Writer

cool water dakota or what's a heaven for goodbye wifes and daughters

"Married Into It"

By Patricia Frolander
(Read our Review)

"Racing Home"

By Adele Dueck
(Read our Review)

"Wanton West: Madams, Money, Murder, and the Wild Women of Montana's Frontier"

By Lael Morgan
(Read our Review)

Short Stories

cool water bound like grass

"Quantum Physics and the Art of Departure"

By Craig Lancaster
(Read our Review)

"American Masculine"

By Shann Ray
(Read our Review)

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