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2004 Los Angeles Times Book Prize Winners

Presented at UCLA's Royce Hall

BIOGRAPHY
Winner: Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan, de Kooning: An American Master (Alfred A. Knopf)

CURRENT INTEREST
Winner: Evan Wright, Generation Kill: Devil Dogs, Iceman, Captain America and the New Face of American War (G.P. Putnamís Sons)

FICTION
Winner: Colm Tóibín, The Master: A Novel (Scribner)

FIRST FICTION (The Art Seidenbaum Award)
Winner: Lorraine Adams, Harbor (Alfred A. Knopf)

HISTORY
Winner: Geoffrey R. Stone, Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime from the Sedition Act of 1798 to the War on Terrorism (W.W. Norton & Company)

MYSTERY/THRILLER
Winner: Kem Nunn, Tijuana Straits: A Novel (Scribner)

POETRY
Winner: Richard Howard, Inner Voices: Selected Poems, 1963-2003 (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Winner: Charles Wohlforth, The Whale and the Supercomputer: On the Northern Front of Climate Change (North Point Press / Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

YOUNG ADULT FICTION
Winner: Melvin Burgess, Doing It (Henry Holt Books for Young Readers)

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