Awards, Reviews, Grants and Recognitions

 

Addie Clawson: Appalachian Mail Carrier (2003)

  • Willie Parker Peace History Book Award, 2004 (NC Society of Historians)
  • Arts Council Central Piedmont Regional Artist Hub Grant, 2002
  • Used in educational programs at the Smithsonian Nation Postal Museum
  • Resultant article on Addie Clawson in Our State, March 2007

Dresses, Dreams and Beadwood Leaves (2009)

  • Poetry Book of the Year Award, 2009
  • Paul Green Multi-Media Award, 2009  (NC Society of Historians)
  • Semi-finalist for the Linda Flowers Price, NC Humanities Council
  • Review on NC Poet Laureate website and blog for December 9, 2008 http://ncpoetlaureate.blogspot.com/2008_12_01_archive.html
  • Review in Carolina Mountain Life, Winter/Holidays 2008

Jack Tales and Mountain Yarns, as Told by Orville Hicks (2009)

Mama’s Wreaths (2011)

  • Paul Green Multi-Media Award, 2011  (NC Society of Historians)

Orville Hicks: Mountain Stories, Mountain Roots (2005)

  • Willie Parker Peace History Book Award, 2006 (NC Society of Historians)
  • Review in Our State, April 2006
  • Review Appalachian Heritage, Winter 2006
  • Review essay North Carolina Folklore Journal, Spring-Summer 2009, http://paws.wcu.edu/ncfj/ncfj561.pdf

The Picture Man (2009)

  • Clark Cox Historical Fiction Award, 2009 (NC Society of Historians)
  • Review in Our State, December 2009
  • Review in Asheville Citizen-Times, April 2009;
  • Review in Carolina Mountain Life, Spring 2009

Walking Ribbon (2005)

  • Clark Cox Historical Fiction Award (NC Society of Historians)
  • Paul Green, Multi-Media Award (NC Society of Historians)

Julia Taylor Ebel

  • Barringer Award of Excellence, 2009, for preservation of North Carolina history, North Carolina Society of Historians
  • Featured author for the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, 2010-2014
  • Final judge for Guilford County High School Poet Laureate Program, 2010