PREVIOUS WINNERS: 1980 BOOK PRIZES
Biography
Biography award concurrent with this year’s History award
Current Interest
Without Fear or Favor by Harrison Salisbury (New York Times Books) [Winner of the General Award--no Current Interest Award this year]
Fiction
The Second Coming by Walker Percy (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
History
Walter Lippmann and the American Century by Ronald Steel (Atlantic/ Little Brown)
Mystery/Thriller
Award added in 2000
Poetry
Kill the Messenger by Robert Kelly (Black Sparrow)
Science & Technology
[Award added in 1989]
Young Adult Fiction
[Award added in 1998]
The Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction
[Award added in 1991]
The Robert Kirsch Award
Wallace Stegner