PREVIOUS WINNERS: 1993 BOOK PRIZES
Biography
Daniel Boone: The Life and Legend of an American Pioneer by John Mack Faragher (Henry Holt)
Current Interest
Mexican Americans: The Ambivalent Minority by Peter Skerry (The Free Press)
Fiction
Pigs in Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver (HarperCollins)
History
New Worlds, Ancient Texts: The Power of Tradition and the Shock of Discovery by Anthony Grafton (Harvard University Press)
Mystery/Thriller
[Award added in 2000]
Poetry
My Alexandria by Mark Doty (University of Illinois Press)
Science & Technology
Fuzzy Logic: The Discovery of a Revolutionary Computer Technology — and How It Is Changing Our World by Daniel McNeill and Paul Freiberger (Simon & Schuster)
Young Adult Fiction
[Award added in 1998]
The Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction
Love Enter by Paul Kafka (Houghton Mifflin)
The Robert Kirsch Award
Carolyn See