The W Y Boyd Literary Award

An annual award honoring the best fiction set in a period when the United States was at war. It recognizes the service of American veterans and military personnel and encourages the writing and publishing of outstanding war-related fiction for young adults or adults. Donated by William Young Boyd II.

For more information see: The W Y Boyd Literary Award

2021 Prize Winner


Past Winners


Soldier in Paradise

John Mort  |  2000

Award Winners