Thursday, July 29

All 1969 Book Awards

Click through each award to see the full list of nominees and winners!

Governor General’s Literary Award – Fiction

The Studhorse Man Robert Kroetsch

The Studhorse Man

Robert Kroetsch

Governor General’s Literary Award – Poetry

The Shadow-Maker Gwendolyn MacEwen

The Shadow-Maker

Gwendolyn MacEwen

Hugo Awards – Novel

Stand on Zanzibar John Brunner

Stand on Zanzibar

John Brunner

Nebula – Novel

Rite of Passage Alexei Panshin

Rite of Passage

Alexei Panshin

Pulitzer Prize – Biography or Autobiography

The Man From New York: John Quinn and His Friends Benjamin Lawrence Reid

The Man From New York: John Quinn and His Friends

Benjamin Lawrence Reid

Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

House Made of Dawn N. Scott Momaday

House Made of Dawn

N. Scott Momaday

Pulitzer Prize – General Nonfiction

So Human an Animal René Jules Dubos

So Human an Animal

René Jules Dubos

Pulitzer Prize – History

Origins of the Fifth Amendment Leonard W. Levy

Origins of the Fifth Amendment

Leonard W. Levy

Pulitzer Prize – Poetry

Of Being Numerous George Oppen

Of Being Numerous

George Oppen

Boston Globe – Fiction & Poetry

A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin

A Wizard of Earthsea

Ursula K. Le Guin

Boston Globe – Picture Book

The Adventures of Paddy Pork by John S. Goodall

The Adventures of Paddy Pork

John S. Goodall

Caldecott – Picture Book

The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship by Arthur Ransome

The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship

Arthur Ransome

Carnegie Medal – Children’s

The Edge of the Cloud by Kathleen Peyton

The Edge of the Cloud

Kathleen Peyton

Edgar Allan Poe – First Novel

Silver Street by E. Richard Johnson

Silver Street

E. Richard Johnson

Edgar Allan Poe – Juvenile

The House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton

The House of Dies Drear

Virginia Hamilton

Edgar Allan Poe – Novel

A Case of Need by Jeffrey Hudson

A Case of Need

Jeffrey Hudson

Greenaway Medal – Illustrator

The Dragon of an Ordinary Family by Helen Oxenbury

The Dragon of an Ordinary Family

Helen Oxenbury

Newbery Medal – Children’s

High King by Lloyd Alexander

High King

Lloyd Alexander