PREVIOUS WINNERS: 2004 BOOK PRIZES
Biography
Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan, de Kooning: An American Master (Alfred A. Knopf)
Current Interest
Evan Wright, Generation Kill: Devil Dogs, Iceman, Captain America and the New Face of American War (G.P. Putnam’s Sons)
Fiction
Colm Tóibín, The Master: A Novel (Scribner)
First Fiction (the Art Seidenbaum Award)
Lorraine Adams, Harbor (Alfred A. Knopf)
History
Geoffrey R. Stone, Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime from the Sedition Act of 1798 to the War on Terrorism (W.W. Norton & Company)
Mystery/Thriller
Kem Nunn, Tijuana Straits: A Novel (Scribner)
Poetry
Richard Howard, Inner Voices: Selected Poems, 1963-2003 (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
Science & Technology
Charles Wohlforth, The Whale and the Supercomputer: On the Northern Front of Climate Change (North Point Press / Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
Young Adult Fiction
Melvin Burgess, Doing It (Henry Holt Books for Young Readers)
The Robert Kirsch Award
Tony Hillerman