PNBA is happy to announce the 2019 Book Awards Shortlist, selected by a committee of independent booksellers from Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska. From more than 400 nominations, the committee chose the following 12 finalists, created by Northwest authors and illustrators and published in 2018.
For more contributor and title information, visit PNBA's 2019 Shortlist page. Shortlist honorees will be profiled on NWBookLovers.org over the next several weeks.
PNBA will announce the six winners of the 2019 Pacific Northwest Book Awards in early January.
PNBA is a non-profit trade association that supports independent bookselling, literacy and free speech in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Each year since 1965, the
Pacific Northwest Book Awards have celebrated exceptional books written by Northwest authors.
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