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2017 Washington State Book Awards


Central Library (map) Downtown
Sat., Oct. 14, 7-9 p.m. 2017


Celebrate the best books published by Washington State authors in 2017 at this annual celebration of local literature and creation. They'll award prizes to books for children and young adults, but the big four categories for adult readers are poetry, fiction, biography/memoir, and history/general nonfiction.

A few of this year's finalists include Laurie Blauner for "The Solace of Monsters" (fiction), Don Mee Choi for "Hardly War" (poetry), Lindy West for Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman (biography/memoir), and Eli Sanders for While the City Slept (history/nonfiction).

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Central Library

1000 Fourth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104

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  • Sat., Oct. 14, 7-9 p.m. 2017
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