1999 LMP Awards

(Given by R.R. Bowker)

Person of the Year
Jane Friedman
President and CEO

Shaye Areheart
Harmony Books

Graphic Design
Steve Snider
Creative Director
St. Martin's Press Art Department

Graphic Design
David Saylor
V-P and Creative Director
Scholastic Press and Scholastic Paperbacks

Sales and Marketing (two winners)
Marketing &Sales Department -- Scholastic
Craig Herman, HarperCollins/Mary Ellen Curley, Oxford University Press

Christine Saundersse
Senior Publicist
Simon &Schuster

1999 Audie Awards

(Given by the Audio Publishers Association)

Fiction, Abridged
By Russell Banks, read by George DelHoyo
(Audio Literature)

Fiction, Unabridged
A Widow for One Year
By John Irving, read by George Guidall
(Random House AudioBooks)

Mystery, Fiction
The Third Man
By Graham Greene, read by Martin Jarvis
(Audio Partners)

The Grapes of Wrath
By John Steinbeck, read by Dylan Baker
(Penguin Audiobooks)

Non-Fiction, Abridged
The Professor &the Madman
By Simon Winchester, read by Simon Jones
(Harper Audio)

Non-fiction, Unabridged
Full Circle
By Michael Palin, read by the author
(Chivers North America)

Personal Development
The Energy of Money
By Maria Nemeth, Ph.D., read by the author
(Sounds True)

Business Information
Entrepreneur November 1998
By Rieva Lesonsky, Elaine Fioreillo, Brian Ruberry, Cassandra Cavanah, Danielle Kennedy, Jay Con-rad Levinson, Mark Henricks, and Jacquelynn Lynn; read by Petrea Burchard, Milton Lawrence, John Mat-thew, Jim Rondeau, and Allison Strong
(DriveTimes Inc.)

Sales Closing for Dummies
By Tom Hopkins, read by the author
(Harper Audio)

French in a Box
By Donald S. Rivera, read by the author
(Penton Overseas)

Lily's Crossing
By Patricia Reilly Giff, read by Mia Dillon
(Bantam Doubleday Dell Audio Publishing)

Still Me
By Christopher Reeve, read by the author
(Random House AudioBooks)

Ranting Again
By Dennis Miller, read by the author
(Bantam Doubleday Dell Audio Publishing)

P try
A Night Without Armor
By Jewel, read by the author
(Harper Audio)

Original Work
Creepers: Haunted Cattle Drive
By Connie Kingrey, performed by Gerald Drake, James Ahrens, Jonathan Poland, Jackie Perlman, and Kevin Fitzgerald
(K-tel International (USA), Inc.)

You're Not Alone:
Conversations with Breast Cancer Survivors and Those Who Love Them
By Edward Janus, interviews with breast cancer survivors, their partners, and children,
Hosted by Karen Reichart
(Voice Arts Publishing Company)

Solo Narration - Male
City of Darkness
By Ben Bova, read by Harlan Ellison
(Dove Audio, an imprint of NewStar Publishing)

Solo Narration - Female
Oliver Twist
By Charles Dickens, read by Miriam Margolyes
(Audio Partners)

Solo Narration - Author or Authors
Still Me
By Christopher Reeve, read by the author
(Random House AudioBooks)

Multi-Voiced Narration
The Complete Bible, Old Testament
Read by Stephanie Beacham, Theodore Bikel, Rosc Lee Browne, Christopher Cazenove, Stephen Collins, Julie Harris, Edward Herrmann, Juliet Mills, Roger Rees, John Rubinstein, David Warner, Alfre Woodard, and Michael York
(Dove Audio, an imprint of NewStar Publishing)

Multi-Voiced Presentation
Titanic Disaster
By Tom Kuntz, read by David Ackroyd, Susan Anspach, David Birney, Rosc Lee Browne, Richard Cox, Harlan Ellison, Richard Gilliland, Mona Golabek, Michael Gross, Patrick Macnee, Gordon Thom-son, William Windom, Michael York and others
(Dove Audio, an imprint of NewStar Publishing)

Theatrical Productions
The Road to Mecca
By Athol Fugard, performed by Julie Harris, Amy Irving and Harris Yulin
(L.A. Theatre Works)

Audiobook Adapted from Another Medium
Second Thoughts
By Mort Crim, read by the author
(Health Communications)

Package Design
Cold Mountain
By Charles Frazier, read by the author
(Random House AudioBooks)

Excellence in Innovation
Sounds Like Murder
(Random House AudioBooks)

Best New Publisher
Journey Through Pet Loss
By Deborah Antinori, read by the author
(YokoSpirit Publications)

Special Achievement Awards
Publishers Weekly
Rochelle Marie O'Gorman

1999 Lambda Literary Awards

(Given by the Lambda Literary Foundation)

Gay Men's Fiction
An Arrow's Flight
Mark Merlis
St. Martin's

Lesbian Fiction
Dorothy Allison

Gay Men's Studies
The Other Side of Silence
John Loughery
Henry Holt

Lesbian Studies
A Fragile Union
Joan Nestle

Children / Young Adult
Telling Tales Out of School
Kevin Jennings, ed.

Lesbian and Gay Small Press
The Bull-Jean Stories
Sharon Bridgforth
RedBone Press

Lesbian P try
Marianne Faithfull's Cigarette
Gerry Gomez Pearlberg
Cleis Press

Gay Men's P try
Ten Commandments
J.D. McClatchy

Lesbian Mystery
Shaman's Moon
Sarah Dreher
New Victoria

Lesbian Mystery
Blue Place
Nicola Griffith

Gay Men's Mystery
R.D. Zimmerman

Lesbian Biography / Autobiography
The Indelible Alison Bechdel
Alison Bechdel

Gay Men's Biography / Autobiography
William Mann

Lesbian and Gay Anthologies - Fiction
Columbia Anthology of Gay Literature
Byrne R.S. Fone
Columbia University Press

Gay and Lesbian Anthologies - Non-Fiction
Nisa Donnelly &Donna Allegra, eds.

Gay and Lesbian Anthologies - Non-Fiction
Q&A: Queer in Asian America
David L. Eng &Alice Y. Hom, eds.
Temple University Press

Lesbian and Gay Humor
Alec Baldwin D sn't Love Me
Michael Thomas Ford

Gay and Lesbian SF / Fantasy
Bending the Landscape
Nicola Griffith &Stephen Pagel, eds.
Overlook Press

Gay and Lesbian SF / Fantasy
Clive Barker

Lesbian and Gay Drama
O Solo Homo
Holly Hughes &David Roman, eds.
Grove Press

Gay and Lesbian Photography / Visual Arts
Women in Love
Barbara Seyda &Diana Herrera
Bullfinch / Little Brown

Gay and Lesbian Photography / Visual Arts
The Male Nude
David Leddick

Lesbian and Gay Religion / Spirituality
Ferocious Romance
Donna Minkowitz
Free Press

The Empress Is a Man
Michael Robert Gorman
Harrington Park Press

Publisher Service Award
Joan M. Drury
Spinsters Ink

Pioneer Award
Katherine V. Forrest

Editors' Choice Award
The Boy
Naeem Murr
Houghton Mifflin

GLSEN Contribution Toward Excellence in Education
Overcoming Heterosexism and Homophobia
James T. Sears &Walter L. Williams, eds.
Columbia University Press

Victory Foundation Civic Leadership Award
Ken Yeager
Trailblazers: Portraits of America's Gay and Lesbian Officials
Haworth Press

Monette-Horwitz Award for Excellence in Gay and Lesbian Studies
Lillian Faderman and Jonathan Ned Katz

1999 Firecracker Alternative Awards

Carol Queen
The Leather Daddy and the Femme: An Erotic Novel
Cleis Press

Inga Muscio
Cunt: A Declaration of Independence
Seal Press

P try
Michael Madsen
Burning in Paradise
Incommunicado Press

Gary Webb
Dark Alliance: The CIA, the Contras, and the Crack Cocaine Explosion
Seven Stories Press

Maurice Vellekoop
Maurice Vellekoop's ABC Book: A Hom rotic Primer
Gates of Heck

Steven Cerio
Steven Cerio's ABC Book: A Drug Primer
Gates of Heck

Michael Moynihan and Didrik Soderlind
Lords of Chaos: The Bloody Rise of the Satanic Metal Underground
Feral House

Steve Diet G dde
The Beauty of Fetish
Edition Stemmle

Graphic Novel
Eric Drooker
Street Posters &Ballads
Seven Stories Press

The Fish Tank
Published by Teresa Cooper and Lisa Zale

Charles Burns and Gary Panter
Facetasm: A Creepy Mix &Match Book of Face Mutations
Gates of Heck

Outstanding Independent Press of the Year
Cleis Press

Special Recognition/Wildcard Categories

Self Improvement
Kate Bornstein
My Gender Workbook: How to Become a Real Man, a Real Woman, the Real You, or Something Else Entirely

Maybe Mr. Falwell Was Right
Teletubbies: Dancing with the Skirt

Maybe the NEA Was Wrong
The Story of Colors/La Historia de los Colores: A Bilingual Folktale from the Jungles of Chiapas
Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos
Cinco Puntos

1999 Benjamin Franklin Awards

(Given by the Publishers Marketing Association)

Arts (Art/Music/Photography)
Plateau Light
Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.

Adult Fiction
Gates of Eden
Simon &Schuster Audio

Adult Nonfiction
The Century
Bantam Doubleday Dell Audio Publishing

Listening Library

Honestly Abe: A Cartoon Exposé of Abraham Lincoln
ABE Press

Best Cover - 3 or more colors
Large Format
We Interrupt This Broadcast

Best Designed &Effective WWW Homepage
Photosecrets Publishing

Best First Book
The End is Near: Visions of Apocalypse, Millennium and Utopia
Dilettante Press

Best New Voice
Sun Valley: An Extraordinary History
The Idaho Press

Book &Audiobook
The Feelings Storybook
ABC Feelings/Adage Publications

Book of the Year for Excellence &Innovation in Marketing
The Communist Manifesto

Play to Win!
Bard Press

Space Careers
Space Publications, LLC

Children's Picture Book
One Less Fish
Charlesbridge Publications

Coffee Table/Gift
Diana: Portrait of a Princess
Callaway Editions

Creating Paint Shop Pro Web Graphics
Muska &Lipman Publishing

Ultimate Bread
DK Publishing

Cover - 1-2 Color
Large Format
All About Cotton: A Fabric Dictionary &Swatchbook
Rain City Publishing

Cover - 1-2 color
Small Format
Harvest Tales &Midnight Revels
Bald Mountain Books

Cover - 3 or more Color
Small Format
The Art of Pilgrimage
Conari Press

10,001 Hints &Tips for the Home
DK Publishing

Illustrated Atlas of Clinical Equine Anatomy and Common Disorders of the Horse
Equistar Publications

Harvest Tales &Midnight Revels
Bald Mountain Books

Herbs: Growing &Using the Plants of Romance
Ironwood Press

Confessions of a Window Dresser
Callaway Editions

The Comfort of Home: An Illustrated Step-by-Step Guide to Caregivers
CareTrust Publications, LLC

American Heritage History of the United States
Byron Preiss Visual/Viking

Humor (Comedy/Satire)
Holiday Hilarities
Five Hawks Press

Individual Flyer Promotion
Lectionary Promotion
Liturgy Training Publications

Interior Design
1-2 color
Apocalypse 2000
Ulysses Press

Interior Design
3 or more color
Jon Van Zyle's Alaska Sketchbook
Epicenter Press

Juvenile/Young Adult Fiction
Spirit of the Cedar People
Callaway Editions

Juvenile/Young Adult Nonfiction
Children of the Midnight Sun: Young Native Voices of Alaska
Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.

Mail Order Catalog
Skylight Product Catalog
Skylight Training and Publishing

Most Improved Redesign
Shengold Jewish Encyclopedia
Schreiber Publishing

Inupiaq Eskimo Nations of Northwest Alaska (The)
University of Alaska Press

Stickeen, John Muir &The Brave Little Dog
Dawn Publications

New Age (Metaphysics/Spirituality)
Winter Solstice (The)
Quest Books

Right Touch (The)
Illumination Arts

P try/Literary Criticism
Sunlight and Stones
Shorter College Press

La Doctora
Pfeifer-Hamilton Publishers

Yoga for Your Spiritual Muscles
Quest Books

Fairways &Dreams
Rutledge Hill Press

Sun Valley: An Extraordinary History
The Idaho Press

Pathophysiology Made Incredibly Easy!
Springhouse Corp.

The Complete Bible Handbook
DK Publishing

Ultimate Visual Dictionary of Science
DK Publishing

Trade Catalogs
Bloomberg Press: Spring/Summer 1999 Catalog
Bloomberg Press

Lancaster County
Voyageur Press

Travel - Guides
Eyewitness Travel Guide: Australia
DK Publishing

Test Flights: Beyond the Limits
Goldhil Home Media

1999 American Book Awards

(Given by the Before Columbus Foundation)

Edwidge Danticat
The Farming of Bones
Soho Press

Trey Ellis
Right Here, Right Now
Simon &Schuster

Lauro Flores, Editor
The Floating Borderlands: Twenty-Five Years of U.S. Hispanic Literature
University of Washington Press

Gary Gach, Editor
What Book!?: Buddha P ms from Beat to Hiphop
Parallax Press

Nelson George
Hip Hop America

James D. Houston
The Last Paradise
University of Oklahoma Press

Anna Linzer
Ghost Dancing
Picador USA

Jerry Lipka, with Gerald V. Mohatt and the Ciulister Group
Transforming the Culture of Schools: Yup'ik Eskimo Examples
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates

Alice McDermott
Charming Billy

Speer Morgan
The Freshour Cylinders
MacMurray &Beck

Gloria Naylor
The Men of Brewster Place

Josip Novakovich
Salvation and Other Disasters

Judith Roche and Meg McHutchison, Editors
First Fish, First People: Salmon Tales of the North Pacific Rim
One Reel/University of Washington Press

Gioia Timpanelli
Sometimes the Soul
W.W. Norton

E. Donald Two-Rivers
Survivor's Medicine
University of Oklahoma Press

Luis Alberto Urrea
Nobody's Son: Notes from an American Life
University of Arizona Press

Brian Ward
Just My Soul Responding: Rhythm and Blues, Black Consciousness, and Race Relations
University of California Press

Children's Book Award
Chiori Santiago, Writer, and Judith Lowry, Illustrator
Home to Medicine Mountain
Children's Book Press

Editor/Publisher Award
Bobby and Lee Byrd
Cinco Puntos Press and Robert Hawley

Lifetime Achievement Award
Lawrence Ferlinghetti

1999 Blackboard Books of the Year

(Given by Blackboard Inc.)

One Better
Rosalyn McMillan
Warner Books

In the Meantime: Finding Yourself and the Love You Want
Iyanla Vanzant
Simon &Schuster

I Love My Hair
Natasha Anastasia Tarpley, illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Little, Brown

1999 ABBY Awards

(Given by the American Booksellers Association)

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
Rebecca Wells

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
J.K. Rowling

1999 Charles S. Haslam Award for Excellence in Bookselling

(Given by Ingram Book Company and Southeast Booksellers Association)

Amy Thomas, Pegasus &Pendragon Books, Berkeley and Oakland, Calif.

1999 Charley Haslam International Scholarship Award

(Given by the American Booksellers Association)

Jennifer Anglin, Enchanted Forest, Dallas, Tex.

1999 Lucile Micheels Pannell Award

(Given by the Women's National Book Association)

Chauni Haslet
All for Kids Books and Music
Seattle, Wash.

1999 Curtis Benjamin Award for Creative Publishing

(Given by the Association of American Publishers)

Martin P. Levin