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A collection of books from Washington and the nation.
  • Little Red Riding Hood of the Pacific Northwest
    $17.99

    Little Red Riding Hood of the Pacific Northwest

    This well-known Grimms' fairy tale takes on a new twist in a Pacific Northwest setting. A young girl who lives by the Salish Sea inherits a red-vel...

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    $17.99
  • To Live on an Island
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    To Live on an Island

    What is it like to live on an island?Award-winning author Emma Bland Smith explores what it's like to grow up on an island in the Pacific Northwest...

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    $17.99
  • Helen Sommers, An Oral History
    $5.00

    Helen Sommers, An Oral History

    Helen Sommers served in the Washington House of Representatives from 1972 to 2009. She represented the 36th district as a Democrat. At the time of ...

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  • Alan Thompson
    $4.99

    Alan Thompson

    The Washington State Legislature Oral History Program documents the history of the Legislature in Washington State, capturing and preserving person...

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  • Leonard A. Sawyer, An Oral History
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    Leonard A. Sawyer, An Oral History

    Leonard Alson Sawyer represented the 25th district as a Democrat initially elected in 1955, serving until 1975. He was Speaker of the House from 19...

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  • Dan McDonald - A Life In Public Service
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    Dan McDonald - A Life In Public Service

    From the Washington State Legislature Oral History Program, these books capture and preserve personal recollections and perspectives of individuals...

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    $5.99
  • Coupeville
    $21.99

    Coupeville

    The second-oldest town in Washington is Coupeville, founded in 1853. Until the white settlement of the 1850s, the Lower Skagit Indians lived in fou...

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  • Stevens County
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    Stevens County

    Stevens County was first inhabited by a Paleo-Indian culture that occupied Kettle Falls along the Columbia River for 9,000 years. A gathering place...

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    $21.99
  • Sequim-Dungeness Valley
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    Sequim-Dungeness Valley

    Mastodons roamed the plains of Sequim and Dungeness in the years following the recession of the Cordilleran ice sheets. Millennia later, the villag...

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  • Color the Pacific Northwest
    $12.95

    Color the Pacific Northwest

    Color the Pacific Northwest is an inky exploration of the people, places, plants, and popular culture that define Oregon, Washington, and British C...

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    $12.95
  • The Ferryboat Ride
    $16.95

    The Ferryboat Ride

    Ferryboat Ride is a child's eye view, crystallized in a sequence of colourful miniature poems. The exhilirating movement of the boat through this u...

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  • There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Trout
    $8.99

    There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Trout

    A bright, energetic retelling of a beloved children's rhyme, with a Pacific Northwest twist. "There was an old lady who swallowed a troutThat splis...

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  • Bigfoot Baby
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    Bigfoot Baby

    Open the flaps to follow an adorable young bigfoot (a.k.a., Sasquatch) on a day-long adventure in a warm and vibrant magical-realist Pacific Northw...

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  • Rescuing Rialto
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    Rescuing Rialto

    On a sunny August morning in 2016, a baby sea otter was found washed up on the sand. Orphaned and sick, Rialto was taken to the Seattle Aquarium, w...

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  • 1, 2, 3 Salish Sea: A Pacific Northwest Counting Book
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    1, 2, 3 Salish Sea: A Pacific Northwest Counting Book

    This beautiful natural history counting book features artist Nikki McClure's stunning papercut artwork of flora and fauna found in and alongside th...

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  • Good Night Washington State
    $9.95

    Good Night Washington State

    Good Night Washington State features Mount Rainier, Spokane, the Pacific Ocean, Puget Sound, Olympic National Park, volcanoes, the Cascade Range, H...

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    $9.95
  • The Northwest Twelve Days of Christmas
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    The Northwest Twelve Days of Christmas

    Thick-framed eyewear and skinny jeans abound in this refreshing rendition of the classic Twelve Days of Christmas carol that finally answers the ag...

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    $16.99
  • Olympic Mountains
    $21.99

    Olympic Mountains

    The Olympic Mountains rise up from the sea with moss-draped forests growing right to the water's edge. Glaciers crown steep slopes while alpine mea...

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  • Pierce County
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    Pierce County

    Located in western Washington, Pierce County includes much of the southern Puget Sound shoreline, the entirety of Mount Rainier National Park, and ...

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  • Washington State Capitol Campus
    $23.99

    Washington State Capitol Campus

    The Washington State Capitol Campus is the heart of state government. Olympia was designated the capital of Washington Territory in 1853. The ...

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  • Mount St. Helens
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    Mount St. Helens

    The story of Mount St. Helens is that of an active volcano and human interaction with it. The mountain is culturally important to the regional nati...

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  • Suspension of the Rules
    $15.95

    Suspension of the Rules

    A Washington Statehouse Mystery.  Politically active Yakima Valley dairy farmer, Fortis Henry, is found floating face down in his brand-new livesto...

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    $15.95
  • Final Adjournment
    $15.95

    Final Adjournment

    A Washington Statehouse Mystery.  The scenic campus of the Washington state capitol is outwardly calm, but the Legislature is in session and no one...

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    $15.95
  • Sausage: Pulling Back the Curtain on Congress, America's Board of Directors
    $15.00

    Sausage: Pulling Back the Curtain on Congress, America's Board of Directors

    Sausage is an unvarnished behind-the-scenes look at how Congress works -- or sometimes, doesn't work. Written by former Congressman Denny Heck of W...

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    $15.00