50th GAYA (2014)

First Novel
Victoria Wilcox
InheritanceFiction Novel
Raymond Atkins
Camp Redemption

Poetry
Robert E. Wood
The Awkward Poses of Others

Biography
Jim Elledge
Henry Darger, Throwaway Boy: The Tragic Life on an Outsider Artist

Inspirational-Religious
David P. Gushee
The Sacredness of Human Life: Why an Ancient Biblical Vision is Key to the World’s Future

Inspirational-Secular
Jessica Handler
Braving the Fire: A Guide to Writing About Grief and Loss

 

History
J. Lloyd Winstead
When Colleges Sang: The Story of Singing in American College LifeSpecialty Book
Jingle Davis
Island Time: An Illustrated History of St. Simons Island, Georgia

Children’s Book
Brian Eames
The Dagger X

Young Adult
Terra Elan McVoy
Criminal

Memoir/Autobiography
Martha E. Ezzard
The Second Bud: Deserting the City for a Farm Winery