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1993 Los Angeles Times Book Prize Winners

Presented at the Los Angeles Times

BIOGRAPHY
Daniel Boone: The Life and Legend of an American Pioneer by John Mack Faragher (Henry Holt)

CURRENT INTEREST
Mexican Americans: The Ambivalent Minority by Peter Skerry (The Free Press)

FICTION
Pigs in Heaven by Barbara Kingsolver (HarperCollins)

HISTORY
New Worlds, Ancient Texts: The Power of Tradition and the Shock of Discovery by Anthony Grafton (Harvard University Press)

MYSTERY/THRILLER
[Award added in 2000]

POETRY
My Alexandria by Mark Doty (University of Illinois Press)

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Fuzzy Logic: The Discovery of a Revolutionary Computer Technology -- and How It Is Changing Our World by Daniel McNeill and Paul Freiberger (Simon & Schuster)

YOUNG ADULT FICTION

[Award added in 1998]

THE ART SEIDENBAUM AWARD FOR FIRST FICTION

Love <Enter> by Paul Kafka (Houghton Mifflin)

THE ROBERT KIRSCH AWARD
Carolyn See

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