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2021 Washington State Book Awards: Winners and Finalists

41 items

Play day school day / Toni Yuly.

Yuly, Toni, author, illustrator. | Book

Picture Book Finalist

Snail crossing / Corey R. Tabor.

Tabor, Corey R. author, illustrator. | Book

Picture Book Finalist

This old dog / written by Martha Brockenbrough ; pictures by Gabriel Alborozo.

Brockenbrough, Martha, author. | Book

Picture Book Finalist

The camping trip / Jennifer K. Mann.

Mann, Jennifer K., author. | Book

Picture Book Winner

Tornado brain / Cat Patrick.

Patrick, Cat, author. | Book

Books for Young Readers Finalist

A field guide to getting lost / Joy McCullough.

McCullough, Joy, author. | Book

Books for Young Readers Finalist

Whispering Pines

Lang, Heidi | Book

Books for Young Readers Finalist

Measuring up / Lily LaMotte ; Ann Xu ; colors by Sunmi.

LaMotte, Lily, author. | Book

Books for Young Readers Finalist

Dear Beast / by Dori Hillestad Butler ; illustrated by Kevan Atteberry.

Butler, Dori Hillestad, author. | Book

Books for Young Readers Finalist

Get a grip, Vivy Cohen! / Sarah Kapit.

Kapit, Sarah, author. | Book

Books for Young Readers Winner

Today tonight tomorrow / Rachel Lynn Solomon.

Solomon, Rachel Lynn, author. | Book

Young Adult Literature Finalist

Into the Deep: Science, Technology, and the Quest to Protect the Ocean

Peterson, Christy | Book

Young Adult Literature Finalist

Heiress apparently / Diana Ma.

Ma, Diana, author. | Book

Young Adult Literature Finalist

Spindle and Dagger

Coats, J Anderson | Book

Young Adult Literature Finalist

Girl, unframed / Deb Caletti.

Caletti, Deb, author. | Book

Young Adult Literature Finalist

What I carry / Jennifer Longo.

Longo, Jennifer, author. | Book

Young Adult Literature Winner

Terrain

Hietpas, Gina | Book

Poetry Finalist

Feeding Hour

Gigot, Jessica | Book

Poetry Finalist

Post romantic : poems / by Kathleen Flenniken.

Flenniken, Kathleen, author. | Book

Poetry Finalist

DMZ Colony

Choi, Don Mee | Book

Poetry Finalist

Mutual aid : building solidarity during this crisis (and the next) / Dean Spade.

Spade, Dean, 1977- author. | Book

General Nonfiction Finalist

The apocalypse factory : plutonium and the making of the atomic age / Steve Olson.

Olson, Steve, 1956- author. | Book

General Nonfiction Finalist

Black imagination / curated by Natasha Marin.

| Book

Creative Nonfiction Finalist

Nature obscura : a city's hidden natural world / Kelly Brenner.

Brenner, Kelly, author. | Book

Creative Nonfiction Finalist

Every penguin in the world : a quest to see them all / Charles Bergman.

Bergman, Charles, author. | Book

Creative Nonfiction Finalist

Think black : a memoir / Clyde W. Ford.

Ford, Clyde W., author. | Book

Creative Nonfiction Winner

The fixed stars / Molly Wizenberg.

Wizenberg, Molly, author. | Book

Biography and Memoir Finalist

House lessons : renovating a life / Erica Bauermeister ; illustrations by Elizabeth Person.

Bauermeister, Erica, author. | Book

Biography and Memoir Finalist

Quitter : a memoir of drinking, relapse, and recovery / Erica C. Barnett.

Barnett, Erica C., author. | Book

Biography and Memoir Finalist

The magical language of others : a memoir / E. J. Koh.

Koh, EJ, 1988- author. | Book

Biography and Memoir Winner

Vera Violet : a novel / Melissa Anne Peterson.

Peterson, Melissa Anne, 1981- author. | Book

Fiction Finalist

Living Color: Angie Rubio Stories

Miscolta, Donna | Book

Fiction Finalist

Second Star

Alexander, Alma | Book

Fiction Finalist

The cold millions : a novel / Jess Walter.

Walter, Jess, 1965- author. | Book

Fiction Winner