AORE Partner News February 2015 - Page 8

more and upload your own files to share with the OutdoorEd community. We did our part, now it’s your turn. Share what you know. Create an account and become a Contributor at NOBA Winners of the 2014 National Outdoor Book Awards Outdoor Literature. Winner. “Small Feet, Big Land: Adventure, Home and Family on the Edge of Alaska.” By Erin McKittrick. Mountaineers Books, Seattle. Natural History Literature. Winner. “The Small Heart of Things: Being at Home in a Beckoning World.” By Julian Hoffman. The University of Georgia Press, Athens. History/Biography. Winner. “Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail.” By Ben Montgomery. Chicago Review Press, Chicago. Classic Award. Winner. “Not Without Peril: 150 Years of Misadventure on the Presidential Range of New Hampshire.” By Nicholas Howe. Appalachian Mountain Club Books, Boston. Nature & Environment. Winner. (Also tied for first place in the Design & Artistic Merit category). “Life on the Rocks: A Portrait of the American Mountain Goat.” Written and photographed by Bruce L. Smith. University Press of Colorado, Boulder, CO. Nature and the Environment. Honorable Mention. “Feathers: A Beautiful Look at a Bird's Most Unique Feature.” By Stan Tekiela. Adventure Publications, Cambridge, MN. Design & Artistic Merit. Winner. “Salt: Coastal and Flats Fishing.” Photographs by Andy Anderson. Essays by Tom Rosenbauer. Rizzoli International Publications, New York. Children's Category. Winner. “Good Morning Loon.” By Elizabeth S. Varnai. Illustrated by Kate Hartley. Vista Court Books, New Hope PA. Outdoor Adventure Guidebooks. Winner. “Chattahoochee River User's Guide by Joe Cook.” University of Georgia Press, Athens, GA. Nature Guidebooks. Winner. “The Warbler Guide.” By Tom Stephenson and Scott Whittle. Princeton University Press, Princeton. Instructional Category. Winner. “Training for the New Alpinism: A Manual for the Climber as Athlete.” By Steve House and Scott Johnston. Patagonia Books, Ventura, CA. Instructional Category. Honorable Mention. “Simple Fly Fishing: Techniques for Tenkara and Rod & Reel.” By Yvon Chouinard, Craig