Award-Winning Books From Press 53 Award-Winning Books
Press 53 . PO Box 30314, Winston-Salem, NC 27130-0314
P/53
Press Fifty-Three

560 N. Trade St, Ste 103
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Eric Hoffer Award for Poetry Honorable Mention
DaVinci Award for Book Design Finalist
Montaigne Award—Finalist

Frozen Latitudes
by Therése Halscheid
A Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection
Home of the Brave: Stories in Uniform
edited by Jeffery Hess

Award-Winning Books
Accidental Birds of the Carolinas
by Marjorie Hudson
$17.95
The PEN/Hemingway Award
Honorable Mention

A Novello Literary Award
Finalist
The Road to Devotion
by Cameron Kent
$29.95 HC
$19.95 PB
Forsyth County “On the Same Page” Community Read Selection
Colorado Book Award: Finalist
My Sisters Made of Light
by Jacqueline St. Joan
$19.95
Independent Publishers Award
Gold Medal—Best Short Story Collection
Women Up On Blocks
by Mary Akers
$14.00
Independent Publishers Award
Gold Medal—Best Fiction: Mid-Atlantic
In an Uncharted Country
by Clifford Garstang
$14.00
USA Book News:
Best Books Award Finalist
Where the Dog Star Never Glows
by Tara L. Masih
$14.00
Military Writers Society of America
Gold Medal—Best Anthology

Next Generation Book Awards
Finalist—Anthology
$19.95
Oscar Arnold Young Book Award
Honorable Mention

Next Generation Book Awards
Finalist
Dirt Sandwich
by Linda Annas Ferguson
A Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection
$12.00
Winner of the Spokane Prize
for Short Fiction
Winner of the Spokane Prize
for Short Fiction
$14.00
Strange Weather
by Becky Hagenston
Forgetting English
by Midge Raymond
$14.95
Shenandoah/Glasgow Prize for 
Emerging Writers: Finalist
$16.00
Three Versions of the Truth
stories by Amy Knox Brown
Award-Winning Poetry
Award-Winning Short Fiction and Anthologies
Independent Publishers Award
Honorable Mention—Best Fiction: Northeast
$18.00
Epic Cures
by Tom Sheehan
Award-Winning Novels
The Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction: Winner — 1964
Forsyth County “On the Same Page” Community Read — 2006

The Land Breakers
by John Ehle

Originally published by Harper & Row in 1964
Last One Home
by John Ehle

Originally published by Harper & Row in 1985
$19.95
The Free Men
by John Ehle

Originally published by Harper & Row in 1965
$19.95
The Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction: Winner — 1985
Mayflower Cup for Nonfiction: Winner—1965
The Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction: Winner — 1970

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction: Finalist
Journey for Joedel
by Guy Owen

Originally published by Crown on 1970

$15.95
Mississippi Institute of Arts & 
Letters Award for Fiction

One Last Good Time
by Michael Kardos
$14.95
$14.95
Brockman-Campbell Book Award
Honorable Mention

Angels, Thieves, and Winemakers
(Second Edition) by Joseph Mills
Brockman-Campbell Book Award
Honorable Mention

Love and Other Collisions
by Joseph Mills

$12.00
AWP Grace Paley Short Fiction Award Runner Up

Are We Lucky Yet?
stories by Jane Bradley
$14.00
In the Palms of Angels
by Terri Kirby Erickson
$14.95
Nautilus Book Awards: Silver Medal
Next Generation Book Awards Gold Medal
International Book Awards: Finalist
All the Roads That Lead From Home
Stories by Anne Leigh Parrish
Independent Publishers Book Awards Silver Medal: Best Short Story Collection
Eric Hoffer Prize for Fiction—Winner
Montaigne Award—Finalist
John Gardner Fiction Book Prize—Finalist

Blood Clay
a novel by Valerie Nieman
$19.95
Devil's Kitchen Reading Award
in Poetry

Pretty Little Rooms
by Katie Chaple
A Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection
$12.00
PEN Center USA Award for Fiction
Finalist

Hustle
by Jason Skipper
$18.95
International Book Award for Poetry

Eyes Like Broken Windows
by Seth Michelson
A Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection
$12.95
Library of Virginia Award for Fiction
Indiana Emerging Author Award (2015)
Indiana Book Awards Finalist (2014)
What the Zhang Boys Know
A Novel in Stories
by Clifford Garstang
$17.95
Independent Publishers Book Awards 
Bronze Medal: Best Regional Fiction
Mid-West
The Waterhouse
by Jubal Tiner
$17.95
SIBA Book Award for Poetry Winner

The Collected Poems of 
Cathy Smith Bowers
A Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection
Four complete collections in one volume
$24.95
Press 53 Carolina Classics—Award Winners from the Past
The Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction: Winner — 1971

Time of Drums
by John Ehle

Originally published by Harper & Row in 1971
The Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction: Winner — 1965

The Scarlet Thread
by Doris Betts

Originally published by Harper & Row in 1964
$19.95
$19.95
USA Book News Best Book Award 
Winner

International Book Awards—Finalist
Tea in Heliopolis
by Hedy Habra
Silver Concho Poetry Series
$14.95
Military Writers Society of America
Silver Medal—Best Anthology

Home of the Brave: 
Somewhere in the Sand
edited by Jeffery Hess
$19.95
A Hero for the People:
Stories of the Brazilian Backlands
by Arthur Powers
$17.95
Winner of the 2014 Catholic Arts & Letters Fiction Award
Scissored Moon
by Stacy R. Nigliazzo

A Tom Lombardo Poetry Selection
$14.95
AJN Book of the Year Award

Texas Institute of Letters First Book Award for Poetry–Finalist
Now available from the New York Review of Books Classics Editions
Next Generation Book Awards Winner

What Happened Here
a novella & stories
by Bonnie ZoBell
$17.95
International Book Awards Finalist

In the Season of Blood & Gold
by Taylor Brown
$14.95
International Book Awards Finalist
USA Best Book Awards Finalist

Everywhere Stories:
Short Fiction from a Small Planet
edited by Clifford Garstang
$17.95
$14.95
Colorado Book Award—Finalist

The Seven Stages of Anger 
and Other Stories
by Wendy J. Fox

Winner of the 2014 Press 53 Award for Short Fiction
$14.95
Oscar Arnold Young Award—Honorable Mention
Next Generation Indie Book Awards—Finalist

What the Trapeze Artist Trusts
by Malaika King Albreacht
$12.95
This Miraculous Turning
by Joseph Mills
$14.95
Winner of the 2015 Roanoke-Chowan
Award for Poetry
$14.95
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USA Best Book Awards Finalist

Under Brushstrokes
by Hedy Habra
$14.95
$14.95
USA Best Book Awards Finalist

A Lake of Light and Clouds
by Terri Kirby Erickson
$14.95
$14.95
2015 Press 53 Award for Poetry
2016 Poetry Society of Virginia Book Award 
2016 National Indie Excellence Award for Poetry
2016 San Francisco Book Festival Award for Poetry
2016 Royal Dragonfly Award for Poetry
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Paradise Drive
by Rebecca Foust

$14.95
$14.95
OUT OF PRINT
2016 Roanoke-Chowan Award for Poetry

Elegies for Small Game
by Shelby Stephenson
$14.95
$14.95