Previous Writing & Art Award Winners

2017

2017 Pageturners Writing Award
Winner: Brendan Cooper
Entry: Life at Its Core
Inspiration: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
(Pageturner Book, March 2017)

 
2017 Pageturners Art Award Winners
First Prize Winner: Michele Dimond
Entry: Paper Places
Inspiration: Paper Towns by John Green
(Pageturner Book, February 2017)
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Second Prize Winner: Mallory Hudak
Entry: Transitions
Inspiration: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
(Pageturner Book, March 2017)
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Honorable Mention: Tori Greene
Entry: Hang Up, Leona
Inspiration: Sorry, Wrong Number by Lucille Fletcher
(Pageturner Book, September 2016)
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2016

2016 Pageturners Writing Award
Co-Winner: Nicole Saez
Entry: The Beauty in (Wall)Flowers
Inspiration: The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
(Pageturners Book, February 2016)

2016 Pageturners Writing Award
Co-Winner: Danielle Bushaw
Entry: The Prophet's Mother
Inspiration: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
(Pageturners Book, November 2015)

2016 Pageturners Art Award Winner
Winner: Tori Greene
Entry: Product of Frankenstein
Inspiration: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
(Pageturners Book, October 2015)
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2015

2015 Pageturners Writing Award Winner
Winner: Zachary Hay
Entry: Miller's People: An Analysis of A View from the Bridge
Inspiration: A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller
(Pageturners Book, January 2015)

2015 Pageturners Art Award Winners 
First Prize Winner: Diane Gulick Entry: Pathway of Life Inspiration: PT books read in Winter 2015
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Second Prize Winner: Lynda Shimbo
Entry: Stains
Inspiration: A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller
(Pageturners Book, January 2015)
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2014

2014 Pageturners Writing Award Winner
Winner: Sayrd Stack
Entry: Prayers to God: A Tale of Family Secrets
Inspiration: Annie’s Ghosts: A Journey Into a Family Secret by Steve Luxenberg
(Pageturners Book, January 2014)

Second Prize Winner: Haley Babij
Entry: The Voice of Wealth
Inspiration: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
(Pageturners Book, February 2014)

2014 Pageturners Art Award Winner
Winner: Liam McGuire
Entry: Daphne
Inspiration: Picking Cotton: Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption by Jennifer Thompson-Cannino and Ronald Cotton with Erin Torneo
(Pageturner Book, March 2014)
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2013

2013 Pageturners Writing Award Winners
First Prize Winner: Meghan Montgomery Jones
Entry: Song Bird
Inspiration: A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
(Pageturners Book, September 2012)

Second Prize Winner: Laura Caruso
Entry: Wild World
Inspiration: We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
(Pageturners Book, March 2013)

Third Prize Winner: Kasey B. Zadorozny
Entry: True Love
Inspiration: Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote
(Pageturners Book, February 2013)

2013 Pageturners Art Award Winner
Winner: Jo'El Liberati
Entry: Holly Golightly
Inspiration: Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote
(Pageturners Book, February 2013)
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2012

2012 Pageturners Art Award Winners
First Prize Winner: Phyllis Hamrick
Entry: Two Ducks
Inspiration: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
(Pageturners book, February 2012)
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Second Prize Winner: Robert Paquette Jr.
Entry: Binding Love
Inspiration: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
(Pageturners book, February 2012)
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Third Prize Winner: Teodora A. Bajramaj
Entry: Are You Happy?
Inspiration: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
(Pageturners book, January 2012)
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2011

2011 Pageturners Writing Award Winner 
Winner: Leah Esslinger
Entry: Dreaming, Sometimes of Sheep
Inspiration: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?  by Philip K. Dick
(Pageturners book, February 2011)

2011 Pageturners Art Award Winner 
Winner: Ashi Arora
Entry: The Five Great Lakes: A Beautiful Place for Women
Inspiration: Fresh Water: Women Writing on the Great Lakes by Alison Swan, Editor
(Pageturners book, March 2011)
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2010

2010 Pageturners Writing Award Winner 
Winner: Kathryn Stachura
Entry: Needed: Creative Minds
Inspiration: The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
(Pageturners book, October 2008)

2010 Pageturners Art Award Winner 
Winner: Catherine Donovan 
Entry: Forgiveness?
Inspiration: The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls
(Pageturners book, September 2009)
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