AWARDS

Matthew P. Mayo

2018 Western Heritage Wrangler Award for Outstanding Western Novel by the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2018 Western Writers of America Spur Award for Best Western Juvenile Fiction for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2018 Western Fictioneers Peacemaker Award for Best Young Adult Western Novel for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2018 Willa Award for Best Historical Fiction by Women Writing the West for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2018 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards, Silver, for Young Adult Historical Fiction for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2018 Finalist, High Plains Books Award for Young Adult Book for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2018 Finalist, Will Rogers Medallion Award for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2017 LitPick 5-Star Award for Stranded: A Story of Frontier Survival

2017 Norton Island Artists’ Residency

2013 Western Writers of America’s Spur Award for Best Western Short Novel for Tucker’s Reckoning

2010 Finalist, Western Fictioneers Peacemaker Award for Short Fiction for “Scourge of the Spoils”

2010 Finalist, Western Writers of America’s Spur Award for Short Fiction for “Half a Pig”