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The Montana Book Award is an annual award that recognizes literary and/or artistic excellence in a book published during the award year.  Eligible titles are either set in Montana, deal with Montana themes/issues, or are written, edited or illustrated by a Montana author or artist.  Books for all ages are considered for the award.

2015 WINNER

 Lentil Underground cover

LENTIL UNDERGROUND: RENEGADE FARMERS AND THE FUTURE OF FOOD IN AMERICA

by Liz Carlisle

Lentil Underground tells the inspiring story of David Oien and other Montana organic farmers who work with heirloom seeds and biologically diverse farm systems.  Under the brand Timeless Natural Food, their unique business movement has grown into a million dollar enterprise.

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