1994 Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Winners

Presented at the Los Angeles Times


Shot in the Heart by Mikal Gilmore (Doubleday)

Current Interest

Diplomacy by Henry Kissinger (Simon & Schuster)


Remembering Babylon by David Malouf (Pantheon Books)


Gay New York: Gender, Urban Culture, and the Making of the Gay Male World, 1890-1940 by George Chauncey (Basic Books)

Mystery / Thriller

[Award added in 2000]


The Angel of History by Carolyn Forché (HarperCollins)

Science & Technology

The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time by Jonathan Weiner (Alfred A. Knopf)

Young Adult Fiction

[Award added in 1998]

The Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction

The Year of the Frog by Martin M. ҆imecka (Louisiana State University Press)

The Robert Kirsch Award

Brian Moore