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Hawthorne Trivia: Kassten Alonso and Michael Strelow were both Oregon Book Award Finalists in 2005

21 Feb 2013|

Michael Strelow’s debut novel, The Greening of Ben Brown was an Oregon Book Award Finalist in Fiction 2005. So was Kassten Alonso’s debut novel Core: A Romance. Kass was Mike’s student while attending Willamette University. The winner that year was Marc Acito’s How I Paid for College: A Novel of Sex, Theft, Friendship, and Musical Theater.