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A collection of books from Washington and the nation.
  • Rosa Franklin:  A life in Health Care, Public Service and Social Justice
    $9.99

    Rosa Franklin: A life in Health Care, Public Service and Social Justice

    Rosa Franklin was the first Black woman elected to the Washington State Senate. She served one term in the House of Representatives from 1991-1993....

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    $9.99
  • Rick Walton, 10 Little Monsters Visit Washington book, inspired by Jess Smart Smiley
    $16.95

    10 Little Monsters Visit Washington

    10 Little Monsters, looking for fun, Take a trip to Washington. 10 Little Monsters, they cant wait 'Cause Monsters love the Evergreen State. From t...

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    $16.95
  • Ahead of the Curve: Washington Women Lead the Way 1910-2020, by John C. Hughes & Bob Young
    $30.00

    Ahead of the Curve: Washington Women Lead the Way 1910-2020

    Ahead of the Curve: Washington Women Lead the Way 1910-2020, book by John C. Hughes & Bob Young

    $30.00
  • Fascinating visual journey through the Salish Sea, beautiful photographs, and a lively narrative of fascinating stories,  connection with this intricate marine ecosystem and the life that it sustains.
    $24.95

    The Salish Sea: Jewel of the Pacific Northwest

    Fashioned by the violent volcanism of the Pacific Rim of Fire, plate tectonics, and the sculptural magic wrought by Ice Age glaciers, the Salish Se...

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  • Wheedle on the Needle, 35th anniversary keepsake edition, of Wheedle's adventures. By Stephen Cosgrove.
    $17.99

    Wheedle on the Needle

    Deep in the woods of the Pacific Northwest lives a quiet old creature named the Wheedle. When humans move into his forests, bringing their loud cit...

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  • Three Bears of the Pacific Northwest: Based on the best-selling childrens picture book follow little blue bear on his adventures. By Richard Vaughan and Marcia Crews.
    $9.99

    Three Bears of the Pacific Northwest

    Based on the best-selling children’s picture book, this story follows two bears on a journey to help a little blue bear find his way. In this board...

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    $9.99
  • Washington State Parks Guide
    $5.49

    Washington State Parks Guide

    A complete guide to all state parks in Washington.  Descriptions of more than 120  parks with photos, activities and amenities, and contact and res...

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    $5.49
  • W is for Washington
    $12.95

    W is for Washington

    With O for Orcas, U for Umbrellas, and and P for Pike Place Market, going from A to Z has never been more fun! Take an alphabetized field trip arou...

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    $12.95
  • Washington State the Inaugural Decade
    $21.95

    Washington State the Inaugural Decade

    In the sequel to his popular Washington Territory, author Robert E. Ficken, ably and with characteristically wry humor, describes Washington State'...

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    $21.95
  • Washington Sports Trivia
    $14.95

    Washington Sports Trivia

    Essential information and outrageous anecdotes...a must-read for every true Washington sports fan that showcases the long-standing rivalries, quirk...

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    $14.95
  • Washington's Pacific Coast: A Guide to Hiking, Camping, Fishing & Other Adventures
    $24.95

    Washington's Pacific Coast: A Guide to Hiking, Camping, Fishing & Other Adventures

    A wild ocean snuggled up to a wild land in the furthest corner of our Lower 48 states—the Washington coast is a unique adventure destination and th...

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  • Washington's History
    $14.99

    Washington's History

    An anything-but-dry history textbook in a take-it-with-you package, Washington’s History is a fascinating walk through the sweeping story of a plac...

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  • Washington: A Photographic Journey
    $12.95

    Washington: A Photographic Journey

    Experience the Northwest's best-kept secrets in this newest book by husband-and-wife photography team Tom Kirkendall and Vicky Spring. Covering the...

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  • The Boy Who Cried Bigfoot!
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    The Boy Who Cried Bigfoot!

    A classic tale with a timeless message gets a hugely hilarious twist. . He's big. He's funny. He's not real. Or IS he?This clever twist on "The Boy...

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  • Swimming Holes of Washington
    $21.95

    Swimming Holes of Washington

    Finally a guidebook for swimmers! There is no shortage of guides for places to hike, climb, and paddle in Western Washington, but not much on how t...

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    $21.95
  • Spanning Washington
    $24.99

    Spanning Washington

    The bridges of Washington State range from soaring suspension spans to utilitarian trusses, from technological wonders to spectacular failures. Fea...

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  • Souvenir Penny Book
    $5.95

    Souvenir Penny Book

    Keep your collection together in this sleek design bi-fold elongated coin collector album. Holds 40 elongated pennies.

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  • Some Smug Slug
    $7.99

    Some Smug Slug

    Smirking and self-important, the slug keeps slithering his way up a highly suspect slope. Will the slug stop? Are the sparrow, the spider, and the ...

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    $7.99
  • Sasquatch Seeker's Field Manual:  Using Citizen Science to Uncover North America's Most Elusive Creature
    $14.95

    Sasquatch Seeker's Field Manual: Using Citizen Science to Uncover North America's Most Elusive Creature

    Bestselling writer and naturalist David George Gordon delves into the remarkable story of one of the most iconic creatures of the Pacific Northwest...

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  • Sasquatch and the Lumberjack
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    Sasquatch and the Lumberjack

    An unlikely friendship develops when a lumberjack meets a sasquatch. Follow along as they share Pacific Northwest adventures through the seasons an...

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  • Raven: A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest
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    Raven: A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest

    Raven, the trickster, wants to give people the gift of light. But can he find out where Sky Chief keeps it? And if he does, will he be able to esca...

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  • PNW Wildflowers
    $5.95

    PNW Wildflowers

    Color, lightweight, and inexpensive nature identification guide on a laminated, waterproof card.

    $5.95
  • PNW Garden Bugs
    $5.95

    PNW Garden Bugs

    Color, lightweight, and inexpensive nature identification guide on a laminated, waterproof card.

    $5.95
  • Orca Chief
    $19.95

    Orca Chief

    Thousands of years ago in the village of Kitkatla, four hunters leave home in the spring to harvest seaweed and sockeye. When they arrive at their ...

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    $19.95
  • NW Trees
    $5.95

    NW Trees

    Color, lightweight, and inexpensive nature identification guide on a laminated, waterproof card.

    $5.95
  • NW Park and Backyard Birds
    $5.95

    NW Park and Backyard Birds

    Color, lightweight, and inexpensive nature identification guide on a laminated, waterproof card.

    $5.95
  • Night-Night Washington
    $9.99

    Night-Night Washington

    It's bedtime in Washington! Say goodnight to all your favorite locations, including: Woodland Park Zoo Space Needle CenturyLink Field Columbia Gorg...

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  • Nations of the Northwest Coast
    $8.95

    Nations of the Northwest Coast

    The Northwest coast of the Pacific Ocean has been vital to many Native nations for thousands of years. This book covers topics such as: the distinc...

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    $8.95
  • Nancy Evans, First Rate Lady
    $25.00

    Nancy Evans, First Rate Lady

    Nancy Bell Evans came to the Capitol with her husband, Governor Dan Evans, in 1965 as the state's youngest ever first lady. During his three terms,...

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    $25.00
  • Exploring Washington's Majestic State Capitol
    $4.95

    Exploring Washington's Majestic State Capitol

    Exploring Washington's Majestic State Capitol by Cathleen M. Norman.

    $4.95
  • Made in Hanford: The Bomb That Changed the World
    $22.95

    Made in Hanford: The Bomb That Changed the World

    In 1942, a small plane carrying Lt. Col. Franklin T. Matthias and two DuPont engineers flew over three farming communities in eastern Washington. T...

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  • Lucky to Live in Washington
    $16.99

    Lucky to Live in Washington

    what do you get when you cross a read-aloud storybook with a write-in memory book? Magic moments between kids and adults! The Lucky to Live in Wash...

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  • Looking for Bigfoot
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    Looking for Bigfoot

    Is Bigfoot (aka Sasquatch) a descendent of the extinct giant ape Gigantopithecus? Or is it a myth turned pop-culture phenom that we want to believe...

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  • In the Path of Destruction: Eyewitness Chronicles of Mount St. Helens
    $22.95

    In the Path of Destruction: Eyewitness Chronicles of Mount St. Helens

    "The air had no oxygen, like being trapped underwater...I was being cremated, the pain unbearable."--Jim Scymanky "I was on my knees, my back to t...

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  • Governing the Evergreen State: Political Life in Washington. Washington first to have a voter-approved state Equal Rights Amendment, first woman as governor, first to elect a Chinese-American to the position.  By Cornell W. Clayton, Todd Donovan and Nicholas P. Lovrich
    $26.95

    Governing the Evergreen State: Political Life in Washington

    Washington State is a place of political mavericks. Split tickets are a source of pride and independent voters outnumber Democrats and Republicans....

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    $26.95
  • Ghost Stories of Washington: Enjoy this spooky romp through a world of restless spirits, ghost who warns hikers in the Cascades about a dangerous path, to the phantoms that roam the Seattle Underground.  By Barbara Smith.
    $12.95

    Ghost Stories of Washington

    Enjoy this spooky romp through a world of restless spirits, from the ghost who warns hikers in the Cascades about a dangerous path, to the phantoms...

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    $12.95
  • Stunning photographs and inspiring, often provocative, stories, Exploring Washington's Backroads takes you off the beaten path, into the colorful soul of the Evergreen State
    $14.95

    Exploring Washington Back Roads

    With stunning photographs and inspiring, often provocative, stories, Exploring Washington's Backroads takes you off the beaten path and into the co...

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  • Dishing Up Washington: 150 delectable recipes celebrate the unique flavors of the Evergreen State, from Pacific salmon and Dungeness crab, By Jess Thomson and Lara Ferroni
    $19.95

    Dishing Up® Washington: 150 Recipes That Capture Authentic Regional Flavors

    These 150 delectable recipes celebrate the unique flavors of the Evergreen State, from Pacific salmon and Dungeness crab to wild mushrooms, cherrie...

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  • Discovering Volcanoes: young scientists learn about the volcanic peaks in the Cascade range from California to British Columbia, By Nancy Field
    $5.95

    Discovering Volcanoes

    Discovering Volcanoes helps young scientists learn about the volcanic peaks in the Cascade range from California to British Columbia. Children disc...

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  • Developing the Pacific Northwest: The Life and Work of photographer Asahel Curtis By William H. Wilson.
    $29.95

    Developing the Pacific Northwest: The Life and Work of Asahel Curtis

    Although Asahel Curtis earned his living as a commercial photographer, his major focus was outside the camera lens. He had an enduring passion for ...

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  • Crimes and Capers of the Northwest
    $16.95

    Crimes and Capers of the Northwest

    Crimes and Capers of the Northwest is a rascal-laden romp through Washington, Oregon and Idaho of high-profile crimes and quirky capers that have t...

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  • Colors of the Pacific Northwest: handsome board book features this vibrant region in a unique and creative way, By Amy Mullen.
    $8.95

    Colors of the Pacific Northwest

    The Pacific Northwest is full of colors, and this handsome board book features this vibrant region in a unique and creative way. Featured are red f...

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  • Catastrophe to Triumph: Bridges of the Tacoma Narrows, In Washington State during the 1920s, By Richard S. Hobbs
    $24.95

    Catastrophe to Triumph: Bridges of the Tacoma Narrows

    In Washington State during the 1920s, before the completion of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge, travelers to the Kitsap Peninsula faced a long, often exp...

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  • Booth Who? A Biography of Booth Gardner
    $25.00

    Booth Who? A Biography of Booth Gardner

    From his first campaign, and upset victory for the State Senate in 1970, to his last, a 2008 landslide that saw Washington become the second state ...

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  • Bathroom Book of Washington Trivia: A collection features well-known and little-known factoids from every corner of the state of Washington.
    $14.95

    Bathroom Book of Washington Trivia

    Washington is a state full of fascinating and colorful people, places and events. This features well-known and little-known factoids from every cor...

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  • Apollo's Fire: Igniting America's Clean Energy Economy, America’s Apollo Project Toughtful, optimistic book, based on sound facts. By Jay Inslee and Bracken Hendricks.
    $12.00

    Apollo's Fire: Igniting America's Clean Energy Economy

    In 1961, President John F. Kennedy ignited America’s Apollo Project and sparked a revolution in space exploration. Today the New Apollo Energy Proj...

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  • The Inimitable Adele Ferguson: Bremerton's Legendary Columnist
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    The Inimitable Adele Ferguson: Bremerton's Legendary Columnist

    You can't do justice to Adele Ferguson's laugh with only one adjective. It's earthy, infectious and punctuated with delight. Although it has been 5...

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  • Legacy Washington, John C. Hughes, Bob Young, Lori Larson, 1968: The Year that Rocked Washington spotlights 19 Washingtonians whose lives reflected the unsettling problems and soaring ideals of the Sixties.
    $30.00

    1968: The Year That Rocked Washington

    1968: The Year that Rocked Washington spotlights 19 Washingtonians whose lives reflected the unsettling problems and soaring ideals of the Sixties....

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    $30.00