Two Colorado College poets, David Mason and Jessy Randall, have been named 2008 Colorado Book Award finalists. Mason, a professor of English, is a finalist for his verse novel "Ludlow." Randall, Tutt Library Archivist/Curator of Special Collections, is a finalist for her book "A Day in Boyland." The Colorado Book Awards recognize outstanding contributions by Colorado authors, editors, illustrators and photographers. Winners will be announced on Oct. 8. For more information, visit www.coloradohumanities.org.