Author Thomas McGuane will receive the Emeritus Award at the High Plains BookFest banquet Oct. 20 at the Yellowstone Art Museum.
University of Wyoming professor Alyson Hagy won her second High Plains Book Award on Saturday, receiving the prize for best fiction title during a ceremony at Montana State University Billings.
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Larry Woiwode's "The Invention of Lefse: A Christmas Story" was published this year.
Larry Woiwode's "Word Made Fresh: Essays on Literature and Culture" comes out this year.
North Dakota novelist and poet Larry Woiwode, the High Plains Book Awards emeritus winner, will be honored along with other award winners at a banquet Saturday evening.