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Washington State Book Award Winners

The Washington State Book Award (formerly the Governor's Writers Award) is given annually for outstanding books published by Washington authors the previous year.


Below is the list of winners, including links to the library's catalog, dating back to 1987.


1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

 

 

 

 

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2013

Fiction:

 

Poetry:

  • "Plume" by Kathleen Flenniken

 

Biography/Memoir:

 

History/General Nonfiction:

 

Picture Book:

 

Young Adults (13- to 18-year-old readers):

 

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2012

Fiction:

 

Poetry:

 

Biography/Memoir:

  • "In Earshot of Water: Notes from the Columbia Plateau" by Paul Lindholdt

 

History/General Nonfiction:

 

Picture Book:

 

Middle Grades and Young Adults (10- to 18-year-old readers):

 

Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award finalist:

 

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2011

Fiction:

 

Poetry:

 

Biography/Memoir:

 

History/General Nonfiction:

 

Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award winners:

 

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2010

Fiction:


Poetry:


History/Biography:


General Nonfiction:


Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award winners:

 

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2009

Fiction:


Poetry:


History/Biography:


General Nonfiction:


Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award winners:

 

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2008

Fiction:


Poetry:


History/Biography:


General Nonfiction:


Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award winners:

 

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2007

Fiction:


Poetry:


History/Biography:


General Nonfiction:


Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award winners:

 

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2006

Fiction:


Poetry:


History/Biography:


General Nonfiction:


Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award winners:

 

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2005


Scandiuzzi Children's Book Award winners:

 

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2004

 

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2003

 

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2002

 

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2001

 

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2000

 

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1999

 

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1998

 

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1997

 

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1996

 

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1995

 

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1994

 

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1993

 

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1992

 

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1991

 

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1990

 

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1989

 

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1988

 

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1987

Washington Center for the Book at The Seattle Public Library