Thursday, July 26, 2007
Michael Perry's "Truck: A Love Story" 2007 Banta Winner
New Auburn author Michael Perry uses wry, self-deprecating humor and rich metaphor to lovingly portray the people and places of his daily life. In Truck, Perry pays homage to small town America and to love found unexpectedly and all it brings. The Literary Awards Committee of Readers Section also chose three authors for their body of work, designated as Notable Wisconsin Authors: Jerold Apps, Russel B. Nye, and George Vukelich. The committee's complete news release includes the list of books selected for Outstanding Achievement.