General Nonfiction

Nonfiction books not about Florida. All authors must be Florida residents, as defined elsewhere on this website. Books fitting this category should be written in English for a general audience (i.e., without academic jargon).
Submissions can be from the following broad areas:
  • "Humanities" (including philosophy, religion, language, arts, literature, rhetoric, biographies, and history)
  • "Science and Technology" (including the natural sciences, mathematics and applied sciences)
  • "Social Sciences" (including psychology, statistics, sociology, anthropology, geography, political science, economics, law, education, public administration, social services, communications, commerce, and folklore)

    Reference books, bibliographies, textbooks, or edited anthologies will not be eligible.

    2019

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    By: Huegel, Craig N.
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    Category: General Non Fiction
    University Press of Florida
    Hometown: Holiday
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    By: Loftis, Larry
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Gallery Books
    Hometown: Altamonte Springs
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    By: Díaz, Jaquira
     Gold
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
    Hometown: Miami Beach

    2018

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    By: Davies, Dawn
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    Category: General Non Fiction
    Flatiron Books
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    By: Begos, Kevin
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Algonquin Books
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    By: Martínez-Fernández, Luis
    Bronze
    Category: General Non Fiction
    University of Florida Press

    2017

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    By: Danticat, Edwidge
     Gold
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Graywolf Press
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    By: Means, D. Bruce
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Tall Timbers Press
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    By: Harper, Kristine
    Bronze
    Category: General Non Fiction
    University of Chicago Press

    2016

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    By: Shacochis,Bob
    Bronze
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Grove Atlantic
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    By: Woods, Mark
     Gold
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Thomas Dunne
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    By: Butler, J. Michael
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction

    2015

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    By: Barnett, Cynthia
     Gold
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Crown
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    By: Gallman, J. Matthew
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction
    University of North Carolina Press
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    By: Benowitz, June Melby
    Bronze
    Category: General Non Fiction
    University Press of Florida

    2014

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    By: Axelrod, David B. , By: Schneir, Lenny , By: Thomas, Carol
     Gold
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Llewellyn Worldwide
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    By: Egdall, Ira Mark
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction
    World Scientific
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    By: Sukrungruang, Ira
    Bronze
    Category: General Non Fiction
    University of Tampa Press

    2013

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    By: Williams, Tom
     Gold
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Inspire on Purpose
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    By: Horner, Dave
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Pelican

    2012

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    By: Grunwald, Michael
     Gold
    Category: General Non Fiction
    Simon and Schuster
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    By: Link, William A.
    Silver
    Category: General Non Fiction
    University Press of Florida
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    By: Crow, Tracy
    Bronze
    Category: General Non Fiction
    University of Nebraska Press