The Geomancer


Diving in the Wreck wins 2010 Outstanding Achievement

The Wisconsin Library Association has chosen the 2010 Outstanding Achievement Awards for 2009 publications. Their list, which features ten titles by Wisconsin author, includes Diving into the Wreck by Kristine Kathryn Rusch. We are, naturally, very proud of her and the book!

The full list of titles are:

Lauren Groff (formerly of Madison) - Delicate Edible Birds and Other Stories
Jim Knipfel (formerly of Green Bay) - Unplugging Philco
Greg Kot (formerly of Milwaukee) - Ripped: How the Wired Generation Revolutionized Music
Valerie Laken (Milwaukee) - Dream House: a Novel
Daniyal Mueenuddin (formerly of Elroy) - In Other Rooms, Other Wonders
Michael Perry (Fall Creek) - Coop: A Year of Poultry, Pigs and Parenting
Jay Reed (Milwaukee) - Thor and More
Kristine Rusch (formerly of Superior) - Diving into the Wreck
Kathleen Kline Schmitt (Madison), Ronald Bruch (Oshkosh), and Frederick Binkowski (Milwaukee) - People of the Sturgeon: Wisconsin's Love Affair with an Ancient Fish
Patrick Somerville (formerly of Green Bay) - The Cradle: a Novel


  1. Rusch used to live in Superior! That's where I've lived my whole life. What a crazy world this is.

  2. Congratz, Ms. Rusch,