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.
INDEPENDENT WEEKLY: “WILEY CASH WINS CROOK’S CORNER BOOK PRIZE” by Jill Warren Lucas http://www.indyweek.com/
SOUTHERN FOODWAYS ALLIANCE: “DIRECTOR’S CUT: CROOK’S CORNER BOOK PRIZE LONG LIST ANNOUNCED” by John T. Edge http://www.
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY: “SOUTHERN RESTAURANT SERVES UP BOOK PRIZE” by Paige Crutcher
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/