Awards and Honors

A selected list of the book award nominations and honors books by Zachary Michael Jack have received

 

ADULT NONFICTION

 

William H. Hill Sports Book of the Year Award
Herbert Warren Wind Award
Hamlin Garland Prize for Popular History
Jon Gjerde Prize
Theodore Saloutos Book Award
Editor’s Pick (Golf Digest)
Best Books of the Year 2011 (Golf Magazine)
Top Five Travel Books of 2011 (Golf Week Magazine)
Best Books for Dads 2011 (Sacramento Bee; Knoxville SentinelBangor Daily News)
Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses
Benjamin F. Shambaugh Award

 

YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE

 

American Booksellers Association, Best Books Young Readers 2016
ILA Teacher’s Choice Award
ILA Children’s and Young Adults Book Award
Maine Student Book Award
NY Historical Society Children’s Book Prize
Silbert Medal
Green Mountain Book Awards
Amelia Bloomer Project Award
Georgia Peach Award for Teen Readers
Grateful American Book Prize
Independent Publisher Awards
Cybils Awards
Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize
Society of Midland Author Award

 

POETRY

Prentice Hall Poetry Prize (Winner)
Pushcart Prize (Best of the Small Presses)
Blue Light Press Poetry Prize (Finalist)
Bright Hills Poetry Book Contest (Finalist)
Fence Modern Poets Series (Finalist)
Cleveland State University Poetry Center Prize (Semi-finalist)
Stadler Fellowship, Stadler Center for Poetry

PLAYWRITING

 

Florida Literary Arts Coalition, Flash Play Festival Selection
Florida Theatre Conference Workshop Selection
Tampa Bay Theatre Festival

 

FICTION 

Foreword Reviews Book of the Year Competition, National Silver Medalist (Love Story)