For more information about the PNBAs
and to read original essays from individual winners (which will be featured over the next several weeks), go to nwbooklovers.org.
finance sustainable manner the conservation and expansion of protected areas (PNBA and other marine thereafter).
finance sustainable manner the conservation and expansion of protected areas, primarily the PNBA the Cap Blanc Satellite Reserve and National Park Diawling (PND);
With an area of 12,000km2, the PNBA
covers 180km of the coast, which is approx.
Those recognised by the PNBA
include Montana authors Gary Ferguson ('Hawk's Rest: A Season in the Remote Heart of Yellowstone') and Pete Fromm ('As Cool As I Am'), along with National Book Award finalist Erik Larson's 'The Devil in the White City', and his fellow Seattle author Matt Ruff for 'Set This House in Order'.
Book Awards - chosen by a committee of independent booksellers from Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska - celebrate exceptional books by Northwest authors.
Two books by Washington writers round out this year's selections, which come with a $1,000 cash award to be presented at PNBA
's trade show in March.
Though he's been no stranger to acclaim since his grad school days, Stein was gratified by the award from PNBA
, an association of independent booksellers from five Northwest states.
Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association - Winners of the 2005 PNBA
Book Awards are Deb Caletti for "Honey, Baby, Sweetheart," Carmela D'Amico and Steven D'Amico for "Ella the Elegant Elephant," Stephanie Kallos for "Broken for You," Seth Kantner for "Ordinary Wolves," David Laskin for "The Children's Blizzard" and Dawn Prince Hughes for "Songs of the Gorilla Nation: My Journey Through Autism."
, an association of retail booksellers in five states, is hosting its fall trade show in Portland this weekend, and the lineup of writers is one of the best in years, he said.
includes independent booksellers from Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Alaska.
is a nonprofit organization of independent booksellers.