2017 Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Awards Shortlist

 

The Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association (PNBA) is a nonporofit association of independent bookstores from five northwest states: Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Idaho, and Montana. Since 1965, the annual PNBA Book Awards have recognized such luminary figures in northwest literature as Ivan Doig, Ursula K. Le Guin, David Guterson, Jonathan Evison, Sherman Alexie, and many more. Here is the short list of finalists -- from a preliminary list of more than 325 nominated titles published during 2016 --- for the 2017 award, which will be announced in January.

 

 

Thunder Boy Jr. Cover Image
By Sherman Alexie, Yuyi Morales (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316013727
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2016

Owl: A Year in the Lives of North American Owls Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781594858000
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mountaineers Books - October 1st, 2016

Bitch Planet Volume 1: Extraordinary Machine Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781632153661
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Image Comics - October 20th, 2015

The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780544272880
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - March 1st, 2016

The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780451476333
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2016

To the Bright Edge of the World Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316242851
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Published: Little Brown and Company - August 2nd, 2016

The Summer Dragon Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780756408336
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Published: Daw Books - May 3rd, 2016

On Trails: An Exploration Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781476739212
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 12th, 2016

A None's Story: Searching for Meaning Inside Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, and Islam Cover Image
$47.25
ISBN: 9780231173940
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Published: Columbia University Press - March 1st, 2016

Barkskins Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780743288781
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Published: Scribner Book Company - June 14th, 2016

Temperance Creek: A Memoir Cover Image
By Pamela Royes, Teresa Jordan (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781619027305
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - June 14th, 2016

Marrow Island Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780544373419
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - June 7th, 2016

Violation: Collected Essays Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780990437086
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hawthorne Books - March 29th, 2016

Daredevils Cover Image
$28.35
ISBN: 9781101979891
Availability: Special Order
Published: Penguin Press - April 12th, 2016

Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316348409
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hachette Books - May 17th, 2016

         

2017 PNBA Award Finalists