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2005 Best Books of Indiana Competition

Winners

How I Found the Strong
by Margaret McMullan
(Children's Literature)

Luscious Lemon
by Heather Swain
(Fiction)

Skirting the Issue: Stories of Indiana's Historical Women Artists
by Judith Vale Newton and Carol Ann Weiss
(Nonfiction)
(Available at the Indiana Historical Bureau)

High Water Mark
byDavid Shumate
(Poetry)

Honorable Mention

A Good Night for Freedom
by Barbara Olenyik Morrow
(Children's Literature)
(Available at the Indiana Historical Bureau)

Papa's Mark
by Gwendolyn Battle-Lavert
(Children's Literature)

Long Reach
by Thomas Cox
(Fiction)

Victoria's Quest
by Nancy Hagen Patchen
(Fiction)

Affectionately Yours: The Civil War Home Front Letters of the Ovid Butler Family
by Barbara Butler Davis
(Nonfiction) 
(Available at the Indiana Historical Bureau)

Crescendo: Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra 1930-2005
by Thomas Akins
(Nonfiction)

103 in the Light
by Mary Sexson
(Poetry)

Poems: New & Selected
by Marianne Boruch
(Poetry)