Listed by Year, 1988 – 2016
*No awards were held in 1990, as the presentation of awards shifted from autumn to spring.
Please note that the award winners listed for each year were awarded in the year following publication (i.e. winners published in 2015 were announced in 2016 at the 28th Annual Minnesota Book Awards).
The Minnesota Book Awards is a Capital City project, led by The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library, in consortium with the Saint Paul Public Library and the City of Saint Paul.