Winner & Finalists

Congratulations to the 2018 Vermont Book Award Winner, Martin Philip, for his book, Breaking Bread: A Baker's Journey Home in 75 Recipes.

Martin PhilipMartin Philip is a baker, author and banjoist. His book, Breaking Bread: A Baker’s Journey Home in 75 Recipes (Harper Wave, 2017) was recently awarded the Grand Prize at the New England Book Festival. A native of the Arkansas Ozarks, he is an educator and has traveled internationally to bring baking education and his love of craft to ex-convicts, underserved populations, and recently-landed immigrants. He is a MacDowell Fellow and a graduate of Oberlin Conservatory. (photo credit: Lars Blackmore)


2018 Vermont Book Award Panel of Judges

  • Megan Mayhew Bergman
  • Elizabeth Bluemle
  • Hugh Coyle
  • Maria Hummel
  • Elizabeth Powell
  • Alison Prine
  • Aaron Starmer
  • Joy Worland 

Contact:

Miciah Bay Gault
Vermont Book Award Coordinator
Faculty, MFA in Writing & Publishing

[email protected]


2018 Finalists

2017 Winner and Finalists

2016 Winner and Finalists

2015 Winner and Finalists


2018 Nominating Committee of Independent Booksellers of Vermont

Bear Pond Books
Claire Benedict, Vermont Book Award Nominating Committee Chair
77 Main St.
Montpelier, VT 05602
802-229-0774
www.bearpondbooks.com

Bridgeside Books
29 Stowe Street
Waterbury, VT 05676
802-244-1441
www.bridgesidebooks.com

Northshire Books
Debbi Wraga
4869 Main Street
Manchester, VT 05255
802-362-2200
www.northshire.com

Phoenix Books
Tod Gross, Manager
191 Bank Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802-448-3350
www.phoenixbooks.biz

Vermont Book Shop
1473, 38 Main Street
Middlebury, VT 05753
802-388-2061
www.vermontbookshop.com

Norwich Bookstore
291 S. Main Street
Norwich, VT 05055
802-649-1114
www.norwichbookstore.com