Celebrating 2018 Arizona Literary Excellence

Congratulations to the 2018 Literary Excellence Finalists!
The Green Pieces Press 2018 Arizona Book of the Year and all Winners will be announced later this Fall. Stay tuned!

2018 ARIZONA LITERARY CONTEST FINALISTS
(Alpha Listing by Title)

POETRY
Bestowed with a Name, by Joseph J. Ridgway, Esq.

Goodbye to Solomon, by Joseph J. Ridgway, Esq.

Once Upon a Terminal Diagnosis, by Laurie Wilson Fatland

On Earth, by Susan Smith, Ph.D.

SHORT STORY
Brutal Hackage, by Jane Frances Ruby

Mission of Hope, by Paula Drake

Shadow Walkers, by Russell Azbill

Theories of Decay, by Jane Frances Ruby

The Prospector, by John Hansen

DRAMA
Ashes Are Ashes, by Mike Thompson

Umbrian Sunset, by Lisa Bellrock

While the Trees Slumber, by Jack Trent

ESSAY / ARTICLE / TRUE STORY
Baby Tender Love, by Connie Austin and Rico Austin, Ph.D.

In the Sands of the Sahara I Find Myself, by W.D. Mast

The Inchon Landing Operation, by Jun Kwon

UNPUBLISHED NOVEL
Galacticab Catastrophe, by Zoe Hauser

Surviving Eros ~ Book II: Heart of Phire, by Philip P. Carlisle

The Unseen Hand, by John Hansen

Wraiths of Glen Cove, by Russell Azbill

PUBLISHED FICTION
Aaron’s War, by Richard McMaster

Murder on Mokulua Drive, by Jeanne Burrows-Johnson

Peculiar Savage Beauty, by Jessica McCann

The High Art of Haunting, by K. Patrick Malone, Esq.

The New Darkness, by John Hansen

Valley of Long Shadows, by John Hansen

PUBLISHED NONFICTION
A Deeper Truth ~ The New Science of Innovation, Human Choice and Societal Scale Behavior,
by Tim Stroh

Cowboy Up! Life Lessons from Lazy B, by H. Alan Day with Lynn Wiese Sneyd

From Ace to Zamboni ~ 101 More Dust Bin Stories, by Wayne Winterton, Ph.D.

Henry ~ A Polish Swimmer’s True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz to America,
by Katrina Shawver

High in Desert Skies ~ Early Arizona Aviation, by William D. Kalt, III

Weeds of Dewey-Humboldt Arizona, by Garry Rogers, Ph.D.

GREEN PIECES PRESS 2018 ARIZONA BOOK OF THE YEAR
AND ALL CATEGORY WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED
BY EMAIL AND SOCIAL MEDIA NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 30, 2018