Award Winning Books


2018

International Latino Book Award, Finalist

Albert A. Peña Jr.: Dean of Chicano Politics by José Angel Gutiérrez

Midwest Book Award Finalist, Fiction

Stories for a Lost Child by Carter Meland

Minnesota Book Award Finalist, Novel & Short Story

Stories for a Lost Child by Carter Meland

Native Arts and Cultures National Artist Fellow, Literature

Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic Media by Heid E. Erdrich

Ontario Historical Society Fred Landon Award

Sounding Thunder: The Stories of Francis Pegahmagabow by Brian D. McInnes

2017

Best Translated Book Award, Finalist

Doomi Golo—The Hidden Notebooks by Boubacar Boris Diop

Foreword Reviews' INDIES 2016 Book of the Year Award, Silver (Poetry)

Winterkill by Todd Davis

Historical Society of Michigan State History Award

Mid-Michigan Modern: From Frank Lloyd Wright to Googie by Susan J. Bandes

Northern California Book Award in Translation, Poetry, Nominee

Citizens of Beauty: Poems of Jean Sénac by Jean Sénac

Tucson Festival of Books Literary Award, Nonfiction, First Place

Why I Left the Amish: A Memoir by Saloma Miller Furlong

Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize

Our Purpose in Speaking by William Orem

2016

CHOICE Magazine Outstanding Academic Title

The Barren Sacrifice: An Essay on Political Violence by Paul Dumouchel

Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award 2015, Gold (Adult Nonfiction)

Walking Distance: Pilgrimage, Parenthood, Grief, and Home Repairs by David Hlavsa

Historical Society of Michigan State History Award

Twelve Twenty-Five: The Life and Times of a Steam Locomotive by Kevin P. Keefe

National Communication Association Roderick P. Hart Outstanding Book Award

Creating Conservatism: Postwar Words that Made an American Movement by Michael J. Lee

Publishing Triangle Award, Finalist, Trans and Gender-Variant Literature

A Two-Spirit Journey: The Autobiography of a Lesbian Ojibwa-Cree Elder by Ma-Nee Chacaby and Mary Louisa Plummer

Wheelbarrow Books Poetry Prize

Taking Care of Time by Cortney Davis

2015

ALA Oberly Award for Bibliography in the Agricultural or Natural Sciences

Turfgrass History and Literature: Lawns, Sports, and Golf by James B Beard, Harriet J. Beard and James C Beard

Bruce E. Gronbeck Political Communication Research Award

Creating Conservatism: Postwar Words that Made an American Movement by Michael J. Lee

IPPY/Independent Publisher Book Award, Silver Medal for Regional Fiction

Eight Mile High by Jim Ray Daniels

Independent Publisher Living Now Book Awards, Bronze Award (Green Living)

Bringing Conservation to Cities: Lessons from Building the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge by John H. Hartig

International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) Book Award, Culinary History, Finalist

Food in the Civil War Era: The North

Latino Caucus of the American Political Science Association (APSA) Latino Politics Best Book Prize, 2014

Transforming Citizenship: Democracy, Membership, and Belonging in Latino Communities by Raymond A. Rocco

Michigan Notable Book Award

Eight Mile High by Jim Ray Daniels

National Communication Association Diamond Anniversary Book Award

Creating Conservatism: Postwar Words that Made an American Movement by Michael J. Lee

National Communication Association Winans-Wichelns Award

Creating Conservatism: Postwar Words that Made an American Movement by Michael J. Lee
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