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.

    2020

    Still Invisible?: Examining America's Black Male Crisis
    By: Elvin J. Dowling
    Bronze
    Category: General Nonfiction
    Black Panther in Exile: The Pete O'Neal Story
    By: Paul J. Magnarella
    Silver
    Category: General Nonfiction
    PHARMA: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of America
    By: Gerald Posner
     Gold
    Category: General Nonfiction

    2019

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

    2018

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

    2017

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

    2016

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

    2015

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

    2014

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

    2013

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

    2012

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