PNBA Book Award Winners

2018 PNBA Award Winners:

American War: A Novel
Omar El Akkad (Portland, OR)
Knopf hc, Vintage pb

The Book of Mistakes
Corinna Luyken (Olympia, WA)
Dial Books for Young Readers

Dead Feminists: Historic Heroines in Living Color
Chandler O'Leary and Jessica Spring (Tacoma, WA) 
Sasquatch Books

Idaho: A Novel
Emily Ruskovich (Idaho City, ID)
Random House 

Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean
Jonathan White (Orcas Island, WA)
Trinity University Press

You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir
Sherman Alexie (Seattle, WA)
Little, Brown and Company
 

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$26.95
ISBN: 9780451493583
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - April 4th, 2017

"Powerful . . . As haunting a postapocalyptic universe as Cormac McCarthy created] in The Road, and as devastating a look as the fallout that national events have on an American family as Philip Roth did in The Plot Against America. . . .


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By Corinna Luyken, Corinna Luyken (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735227927
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Published: Dial Books - April 18th, 2017

Zoom meets Beautiful Oops in this memorable picture book debut about the creative process, and the way in which "mistakes" can blossom into inspiration

One eye was bigger than the other. That was a mistake.
The weird frog-cat-cow thing? It made an excellent bush.


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$17.00
ISBN: 9780812984460
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Published: Random House Trade - November 7th, 2017

A stunning debut novel about love and forgiveness, about the violence of memory and the equal violence of its loss--from O. Henry Prize-winning author Emily Ruskovich

Finalist for the New York Public Library's Young Lions Fiction Award


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By Jonathan White, Peter Matthiessen (Foreword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781595348050
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Published: Trinity University Press - January 31st, 2017

In Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean, writer, sailor, and surfer Jonathan White takes readers across the globe to discover the science and spirit of ocean tides.


You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316270755
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Published: Little Brown and Company - June 13th, 2017


The Instant New York Times Bestseller

Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction

A searing, deeply moving memoir about family, love, loss, and forgiveness from the critically acclaimed, bestselling National Book Award-winning author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.