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2018 Pacific Northwest Book Awards Shortlist

Looking for a good read? Try one that could be a winner

The finalists for the Pacific Northwest Book Awards are chosen by a committee of bookstores from Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska. Each year, they review hundreds of new titles from Northwest authors, searching for the best of the best. This year there were more than 420 nominations, which have been narrowed down to the 12 listed below.

Give them a try and let us know which ones you think are deserving of an award! Check back in January to see the winners.

 

All's Faire in Middle School Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525429999
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Published: Dial Books - September 5th, 2017

American War Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780451493583
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - April 4th, 2017

The Book of Mistakes Cover Image
By Corinna Luyken, Corinna Luyken (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780735227927
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Published: Dial Books - April 18th, 2017

Dead Feminists: Historic Heroines in Living Color Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781632170576
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Published: Sasquatch Books - October 11th, 2016

The Hope of Another Spring: Takuichi Fujii, Artist and Wartime Witness Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780295999999
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Published: University of Washington Press - April 12th, 2017

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

Little Blue Chair Cover Image
By Cary Fagan, Madeline Kloepper (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781770497559
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Published: Tundra Books (NY) - January 24th, 2017

The Selected Short Fiction of Ursula K. Le Guin Boxed Set: The Found and the Lost; The Unreal and the Real Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534404717
Availability: Backordered
Published: Saga Press - November 7th, 2017

Speed of Life Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780544747821
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 11th, 2016

This Is How It Always Is Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250088550
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 24th, 2017

Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean Cover Image
By Jonathan White, Peter Matthiessen (Foreword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781595348050
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Published: Trinity University Press - January 31st, 2017

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