Literary Celebration in Virginia- 2009

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On Saturday, October 17, the 12th annual Library of Virginia Literary Awards were hosted by Virginia author, Adriana Trigiani, at the Library of Virginia.  Here are the names of the authors and titles celebrated that evening! 

hemingses2Nonfiction: The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family, by Annette Gordon-Reed.

Fiction: Train to Trieste, by Domnica Radulescu.

Poetry: Satin Cash, by Lisa Russ Spaar.

People’s Choice Award for Nonfiction: The Place to Be: Washington, CBS, and the Glory Days of Television News, by Roger Mudd.

People’s Choice Award for Fiction: The Legal Limit, by Martin Clark.

Lifetime Achievement Award: John Grisham.

Other literary awards were presented- you can read about them in the online announcement  from the Library of Virginia. Be sure to check your J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College library catalog, as well as other Richmond area library catalogs to learn where you can find these prize-winning works!

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