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Press Release:“Crook’s Corner Book Prize Shortlist Announced November 28, 2014″

Press Release: “Crook’s Corner Book Prize Longlist Announced August 8, 2014″

2015 Judge announced: Following in the footsteps of Jill McCorkle and Randall Kenan, novelist Lee Smith will be the judge for the third annual prize.

Thanks to the Siena Hotel in Chapel Hill, NC for providing a room for 2013 Crook’s Corner Book Prize winner Wiley Cash when he was in town to receive his award.

Press Release: January 7, 2014: “Winner Announced For First Annual Crook’s Corner Book Prize”

INDEPENDENT WEEKLY: “WILEY CASH WINS CROOK’S CORNER BOOK PRIZE” by Jill Warren Lucas http://www.indyweek.com/BigBite/archives/2014/01/07/cash-wiley-wins-first-crooks-corner-book-prize

SOUTHERN FOODWAYS ALLIANCE: “DIRECTOR’S CUT: CROOK’S CORNER BOOK PRIZE LONG LIST ANNOUNCED” by John T. Edge http://www.southernfoodways.org/crooks-corner-book-prize-long-list-announced/

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY: “SOUTHERN RESTAURANT SERVES UP BOOK PRIZE” by Paige Crutcher
http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/industry-news/awards-and-prizes/article/58700-southern-restaurant-serves-up-book-prize.html

Press Release: November 20, 2013: “First Annual Crook’s Corner Book Prize (For an Exceptional Debut Novel, Set in the South) Names Final Four”

Press Release:  August 14, 2013: “Crook’s Corner Longlist of Exceptional Debut Novels Set in the South”

Shelf Awareness:  “Reservations Open: Crook’s Corner Book Prize”: http://www.shelf-awareness.com/issue.html?issue=1957#m19438

Oxford American: “The Habit of Eating”: http://www.oxfordamerican.org/articles/2013/jan/23/habit-eating-crooks-corner-book-prize/

Chapel Hill Magazine: “Crook’s Corner Book Prize Launch Party”: http://www.chapelhillmagazine.com/downloads/slideshows/crooks-corner-book-prize-launch-party/