2016 NAUTILUS SILVER WINNERS

Aging consciously

The Eldercare Consultant: Your Guide to Making the Best Choices Possible
Becky Feola
AMACOM Books (American Mgmt. Assoc.)

Aging consciously

Downsizing the Family Home
Marni Jameson
AARP Books / Sterling

Aging consciously

Disrupt Aging: A Bold New Path to Living
Your Best Life at Every Age

Jo Ann Jenkins, CEO of AARP
AARP Books / Public Affairs, The Perseus Books Group

ANIMALS & NATURE

Endangered Edens: Exploring the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica, the Everglades, & Puerto Rico
Marty Essen
Encante Press

ANIMALS & NATURE

Cattail Moonshine & Milkweed Medicine
Tammi Hartung
Storey Publishing

ANIMALS & NATURE

Esther – The Wonder Pig
Steve Jenkins, & Derek Walter, with Caprice Crane
Grand Central Publishing

ANIMALS & NATURE

Becoming Nature: Learning the Language of Wild Animals & Plants
Tamarack Song
Bear & Company

BODY, MIND & SPIRIT PRACTICES

Forever Painless: End chronic pain and reclaim your life in 30 minutes a day
Miranda Esmonde-White
HarperCollins / Harper Wave

BODY, MIND & SPIRIT PRACTICES

Emotional Rescue
Dzogchen Ponlop
TarcherPerigee / Penguin RandomHouse

BODY, MIND & SPIRIT PRACTICES

Body Intelligence: A New Paradigm
John L. Mayfield, D.C.
Nubalance Publishing (Self)

BODY, MIND & SPIRIT PRACTICES

Conscious Fitness: Strength Training for the
Evolution
of Body, Mind, & Spirit

Catt Tripoli
Bull Terrier Publishing (Self)

BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP

Mastering Civility:  A Manifesto for the Workplace
Christine Porath
Grand Central Publishing / Distributed by Hachette Book Group

BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP

The Art of Community:  Seven Principles for Belonging
Charles H. Vogl
Berrett-Koehler Publishers

BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP

The Art of Authenticity:  Tools to become an authentic leader & your best self
Karissa Thacker
Wiley

BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP

Spiraling Upward: The 5 Co-Creative Powers
for Women on the Rise

Wendy Wallbridge
Bibliomotion

CREATIVE PROCESS

Your Idea Starts Here
Carolyn Eckhert
Storey Publishing

CREATIVE PROCESS

The Language of Man: Learning to Speak Creativity
Larry Robertson
DayMark Press (Self)

ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT

A Global Warming Primer
Jeffrey Bennett
Big Kid Science

ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT

Citizen Scientist: Searching for Heroes and Hope in an Age of Extinction
Mary Ellen Hannibal
The Experiment Publishing

ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT

Earth in Human Hands:  Shaping Our Planet’s Future
David Grinspoon
Grand Central Publishing / distributed by Hachette Book Group

ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT

Dirt:  A Love Story
Barbara Richardson, editor
ForeEdge / Imprint of Univ Press of New England

FICTION: SELF-PUBLISHED & SMALL PRESS

Love’s Affliction
Fidelis O. Mkparu
Harvard Square Editions

FICTION: SELF-PUBLISHED & SMALL PRESS

The Outcasts of Eden
D.J. Presson
Kwill and Keyboard Publishing

FICTION: LARGE PUBLISHER

LaRose – a novel
Louise Erdrich
HarperCollins / Harper

Fiction: large publisher

In the Blue Hour
Elizabeth Hall
Lake Union Publishing

FICTION: LARGE PUBLISHER

Balm
Dolen Perkins-Valdez
HarperCollins / Amistad

FOOD, COOKING & HEALTHY EATING

Whole Cooking and Nutrition:  An everyday Superfoods Approach to planning, cooking, & eating with diabetes
Katie Cavuto
American Diabetes Assoc.

FOOD, COOKING & HEALTHY EATING

The Big Book of Kombucha
Hannah Crum & Alex LaGory
Storey Publishing

FOOD, COOKING & HEALTHY EATING

Eating Well through Cancer:  Easy Recipes & Tips to Guide You through Treatment & Cancer Prevention
Holly Clegg & Gerald Miletello, MD
Southwestern Publishing Group (Self)

FOOD, COOKING & HEALTHY EATING

Chef Ronaldo’s Sabores de Cuba:  Diabetes-friendly traditional & nuevo cubano cuisine
Ronaldo Linares
American Diabetes Assoc.

GIFT & SPECIALTY

Sacred Geometry Activations Oracle Cards
Lon
Beyond Words Publishing

GIFT & SPECIALTY

Drawn Together: Uplifting comics on the curious journey through life and love
Leah Pearlman
TarcherPerigee / Penguin RandomHouse

Gift & Specialty

Walking on Water: A path to empowerment
Rea Nolan Martin
Wiawaka Press (Self)

Gift & Specialty

I Am Here Now:  A creative mindfulness guide and journal
The Mindfulness Project
TarcherPerigee / Penguin RandomHouse

GREEN LIVING / SUSTAINABILITY

Gardening with Less Water
David A. Bainbridge
Storey Publishing

GREEN LIVING / SUSTAINABILITY

Where Water is Gold: Life and livelihood
in Alaska’s Bristol Bay

Carl Johnson
Braided River / Mountaineers Books

GREEN LIVING / SUSTAINABILITY

The Cool Block: An On-ramp to the Future
of our Cities & Planet

David Gershon
High Point

GREEN LIVING / SUSTAINABILITY

Grow~Create~Inspire:  Crafting a joyful life
of beauty & abundance

Crystal Stevens
New Society Publishers

DEATH & DYING / GRIEF & LOSS

Change Maker:  How My Brother's
Death Woke Up My Life

Rebecca Austill-Clausen
She Writes Press

DEATH & DYING / GRIEF & LOSS

Jewish Rites of Death: Stories of
Beauty and Transformation

Richard A. Light
Terra Nova Books s

DEATH & DYING / GRIEF & LOSS

Naked Mountain
Marcia Mabee
She Writes Press

HEALTH & HEALING / WELLNESS

Soul Medicine: A Physician’s Reflections
on
Life, Love, Death & Healing

Judith Boice, ND, LAc.
Lorian Press Harper Wave

HEALTH & HEALING / WELLNESS

Body into Balance: An Herbal Guide to Holistic Self-Care
Maria Noel Groves
Storey Publishing

HEALTH & HEALING / WELLNESS

A Mind of Your Own: The truth about Depression and how Women can Heal their Bodies to Reclaim their Lives
Kelly Brogan, with Kristin Loberg
HarperCollins / Harper Wave

HEALTH & HEALING / WELLNESS

Goodbye Parkinson’s, Hello Life
Alex Kerten & David Brinn
Divine Arts Media

HEROIC JOURNEYS

Holy Daring:  The earthy mysticism of St Teresa,
the Wild Woman of Avila

Tessa Bielecki
Adam Kadmon Books /Monkfish Book Publishing

HEROIC JOURNEYS

The Honor Was Mine: A Look Inside the
Struggles of Military Veterans

Elizabeth Heaney
Grand Harbor Press

HEROIC JOURNEYS

Turning Homeward: Restoring Hope &
Nature in the Urban Wild

Adrienne Ross Scanlan
Mountaineers Books

INNER PROSPERITY

How to Be Alive:  A guide to the kind of
Happiness that helps the world

Colin Beavan
HarperCollins / Dey Street Books

INNER PROSPERITY

Firedancer: Your spiral journey to a
life of passion and purpose

Kami Guildner
Merry Dissonance Press

INNER PROSPERITY

Let Me Out: Unlock your creative mind & bring your ideas to life
Peter Himmelman
TarcherPerigee / Penguin RandomHouse

JOURNALISM & INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING

The Battle for Room 314
Ed Boland
Grand Central Publishing

JOURNALISM & INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING

Moscow Nights:  The Van Cliburn Story
Nigel Cliff
HarperCollins / Harper

JOURNALISM & INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING

Exoneree Diaries:  The Fight for Innocence, Independence, & Identity
Alison Flowers
Haymarket Books

MEMOIR: SELF-PUBLISHED & SMALL PRESS

Undaunted - A Memoir
Van B. Choat
Chiral House; imprint of Joshua Tree Publishing

MEMOIR: SELF-PUBLISHED & SMALL PRESS

Give Yourself Permission - Anthology
Priya Rana Kapoor
Permission Media Inc.

MEMOIR: SELF-PUBLISHED & SMALL PRESS

Tobe and the River Is
Micah Sanger
Perception4U (Self)

MEMOIR: LARGE PUBLISHER

Sometimes Brilliant
Larry Brilliant
HarperCollins / HarperOne

MEMOIR: LARGE PUBLISHER

The Bridge Ladies
Betsy Lerner
HarperCollins / Harper Wave

MEMOIR: LARGE PUBLISHER

The Home Place: Memoirs of a Colored
Man’s Love Affair with Nature

J. Drew Lanham
Milkweed Editions

MEMOIR: LARGE PUBLISHER

My Old Man & the Mountain
Leif Whittaker
Mountaineers Books

MULTICULTURAL & INDIGENOUS

Footprints on an Island:  Rediscovering Pulau Ubin
EE Kiam Chua, Choo Mui Eng & Wong Tuan Wah
Simply Green

MULTICULTURAL & INDIGENOUS

An Angel & a Shaman
Torrey James Lystra
Red Hawk Books (Self)

MULTICULTURAL & INDIGENOUS

A Black Man’s Journey from Sharecropper to College President:
Life and Work of William Johnson Trent

Judy Scales-Trent
Monroe Street Press / Imprint of Wyatt-MacKenzie

PARENTING & FAMILY

When Your Child is Gay:  What you need to know
Wesley C Davidson, & Jonathan L Tobkes, MD
Sterling Publishing

PARENTING & FAMILY

Unlatched: Evolution of Breastfeeding &
the Making of a Controversy

Jennifer Grayson
HarperCollins / Perennial

PARENTING & FAMILY

It’s OK to Go UP the Slide: Renegade Rules for
Raising Confident & Creative Kids

Heather Shumaker
TarcherPerigee / Penguin RandomHouse

PERSONAL GROWTH

Note to Self: A seven-step path to gratitude and growth
Laurie Buchanan
She Writes Press

PERSONAL GROWTH

This Is Where You Belong: The Art & Science
of Loving the Place You Live

Melody Warnick
Viking /Penguin RandomHouse

PERSONAL GROWTH

The Art of Money
Bari Tessler
Parallax Press

PERSONAL GROWTH

Drop In: Lead with Deeper Presence and Courage
Sara Harvey Yao
She Writes Press

PERSONAL GROWTH

Pathways to Possibility: Transforming Our Relationship
with Ourselves, Each Other, & the World
Rosamund Stone Zander
Viking /Penguin RandomHouse

PSYCHOLOGY

Dog Medicine: How My Dog Saved Me from Myself
Julie Barton
Penguin / RandomHouse

PSYCHOLOGY

The Other Side of Bipolar: Revealing your strengths
to move beyond the diagnosis

Lauren Polly
Over & Above Press (Self)

PSYCHOLOGY

It Didn’t Start with You:  How Inherited Family Trauma
shapes who we are and how to end the cycle

Mark Wolynn
Viking / Penguin RandomHouse

PHOTOGRAPHY & ART

Treasured Lands: A Photographic Odyssey
through America’s National Parks

Q.T. Luong
Cameron & Company

PHOTOGRAPHY & ART

ECOTOPIA 2121: Vision for our future
green utopia –
in 100 cities
Dr. Alan Marshall
Arcade Publishing (Skyhorse, distributor)

POETRY

Landslide
Andrew Jarvis
Homebound Publications

POETRY

The Way Under the Way: Place of True Meaning
Mark Nepo
Sounds True

POETRY

Nature Speaks: Art and Poetry for the Earth
Deborah Kennedy
White Cloud Press

POETRY

Water, Rocks and Trees
James Scott Smith
Homebound Publications

RELATIONSHIPS & COMMUNICATION

Housewife – Home re-making
in a Transgender Marriage

Kristin K. Collier
Abbondanze Publishing (Self)

RELATIONSHIPS & COMMUNICATION

Loving Promises:  The Master Class for
Creating Magnificent Relationship

Richard Matzkin
First Edition Design Publishing (Self)

RELATIONSHIPS & COMMUNICATION

The Heart of the Fight:  A couple’s guide to 15 common fights,
what they really mean & how they can bring you closer

Judith Wright, & Bob Wright
New Harbinger Publications (Oakland CA)

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF EASTERN THOUGHT

Finding the Blue Sky
Joseph Emet
TarcherPerigee / Penguin RandomHouse

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF EASTERN THOUGHT

Shadows of the Sun Dynasty:  An Illustrated Series
Based on the Ramayana

Vrinda Sheth
Anna Johansson, Illustrator’
Mandala Publishing (InsightEditions)

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF EASTERN THOUGHT

Awaken Your Third Eye
Susan Shumsky, DD
New Page Books /Division of Career Press

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF WESTERN THOUGHT

Act Justly, Love Tenderly: Lifelong Lessons
in Conscience & Calling

John Neafsey
Orbis Books [Maryknoll]

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF WESTERN THOUGHT

Tears to Triumph: The spiritual journey
from suffering to enlightenment

Marianne Williamson
HarperCollins / HarperOne

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF WESTERN THOUGHT

The Day the Revolution Began: Reconsidering the
Meaning of Jesus’s Crucifixion

N.T. Wright
HarperCollins / HarperOne

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF other traditions

Let Your Spirit Guides Speak
Debra Landwehr Engle
Hampton Roads

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF other traditions

The Unseen Partner:
Love & Longing in the Unconscious
Diane Croft
Interleaf Press (Self)

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF other traditions

The Call of the Heart: The Teaching of the Heart, Book 1
Zinovia Dushkova
Alexander Gerasimchuk, translator
Radiant Books (Moscow)

RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY OF other traditions

Awaken Your Divine Intuition: Receive Wisdom,
Blessings, & Love by Connecting with Spirit

Susan Shumsky, DD
New Page Books /div. of Career Press

SCIENCE, COSMOLOGY & EXPANDING CONSCIOUSNESS

How Whole Brain Thinking Can Save the Future
James Olson
Origin Press

SCIENCE, COSMOLOGY & EXPANDING CONSCIOUSNESS

Divine Love Affair:  An Akashic Journey
Nancy Smith
Angelscapes Publishing (Self)

SCIENCE, COSMOLOGY & EXPANDING CONSCIOUSNESS

I Contain Multitudes:  The Microbes within Us and a Grander View of Life
Ed Yong
HarperCollins / Ecco

SOCIAL SCIENCES & EDUCATION

The Bridge to Brilliance: How One Principal in a Tough
Community is Inspiring the World

Nadia Lopez with Rebecca Paley
Viking /Penguin RandomHouse

SOCIAL SCIENCES & EDUCATION

The End of Average:  How we succeed in a world
that values sameness
Todd Rose
HarperCollins / HarperOne

SOCIAL CHANGE

Nobody:  Casualties of America’s War on the
Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint & Beyond

Marc Lamont Hill
Atria Books /Simon & Schuster

SOCIAL CHANGE

The Well-Tempered City: What modern science,
ancient civilizations, & human nature teach
us about the Future of Urban Life

Jonathan F. P. Rose
HarperCollins / Harper Wave

SOCIAL CHANGE

Where We Live:  Communities for All Ages,
100+ Inspiring Ideas from America’s Mayors

Nancy LeaMond
AARP Books / Time Books Inc.

SOCIAL CHANGE

The 8 Laws of Change: How to Be an Agent of
Personal & Social Transformation

Stephan A. Schwartz
Inner Traditions / Bear &Co

USA SPIRITUAL GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT

Sacred America, Sacred World:  Fulfilling Our Mission in Service to All
Stephen Dinan
Hampton Roads

WOMEN

If Women Rose Rooted: The Journey
to Authenticity & Belonging

Sharon Blackie
September Publishing

WOMEN

Dear Princess Grace, Dear Betty:
Memoir of a Romantic Feminist

Alida Brill
Schaffner Press

WOMEN

The Bridge Ladies
Betsy Lerner
HarperCollins / Harper Wave

CHILDREN'S CATEGORIES

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS - FICTION

What Does It Mean to Be An Entrepreneur?
Rana DiOrio & Emma Dryden
Ken Min, Illustrator
Little Pickle Press

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS - FICTION

Thank You, Me
Elena Reznikova
DTPerfect, LLC (Self)

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS - FICTION

Courageous Gilbert the Groundhog
Regina E. McCarthy
Sue Dettman, Illustrator
Blue Stone Healing Books (Self)

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS - FICTION

Kodah and Me
Elizabeth Slayton
Owl House Books / Imprint of Homebound Pub.

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS - NONFICTION

Octopus Escapes Again!
Laurie Ellen Angus, author & illustrator
Dawn Publications

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS - NONFICTION

Ouch! Moments: When words are used in hurtful ways
Michael Genhart
Viviana Garofoli, illustrator
American Psychological Assoc. (APA)

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS - NONFICTION

My Little Plastic Bag
Sam Love
Samrae Duke, Illustrator
Self

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED - FICTION

Be Yourself
Jackie Swirsky
Self

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED - FICTION

Cimarron Girl: The Dust Bowl Years
of
Abigail Brubaker
Mike Blanc
Vanita Books

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED - NONFICTION

Farmers Market: Create-and-Play Activity Book
Deanna F. Cook
Storey Publishing

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED - NONFICTION

Hayley’s Vibrant Vegetables
Mohana Gill
Tan Vay Fern, Illustrator
Mosat Network SDN (Self)

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED - NONFICTION

What Love Would Say: In Nine Languages
Connie Munde
Shepherd Sanctuary Publishing [Self]

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED - NONFICTION

Hayley’s Fantastic Fruits
Mohana Gill
Tan Vay Fern, Illustrator
Mosat Network SDN (Self)

MIDDLE GRADES - FICTION

The Ancient One
T.A. Barron
Puffin Books / Penguin

MIDDLE GRADES - FICTION

Max & Charlie
Zack Lieberman & Louis Neubert
Exit Strategy new media

MIDDLE GRADES - NONFICTION

Fashion Rebels: Style Icons Who Changed
the World through Fashion

Carlyn Cerniglia Beccia
Aladdin / Beyond Words Publishing

MIDDLE GRADES - NONFICTION

Endangered Edens: Exploring the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica, the Everglades, & Puerto Rico
Marty Essen
Encante Press

MIDDLE GRADES - NONFICTION

Charlie: A Child’s Tale of Grief, Loss & Love
Cole W. Williams
Ian Durneen, Illustrator
Burning Belly Press [self]

YOUNG ADULT FICTION

Atlantis Lost
T.A. Barron
Philomel / imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group

YOUNG ADULT FICTION

Alannah
Leslie Brooks
Love Incarnate Books (Self)

YOUNG ADULT FICTION

The Buddha of Lightning Peak
Yudron Wangmo
Mayum Mountain Resources (Self)

YOUNG ADULT NON-FICTION

Carry On: A Story of Resilience, Redemption,
& an Unlikely Family

Lisa Fenn
HarperCollins / Harper Wave

YOUNG ADULT NON-FICTION

Building the Golden Gate Bridge: A Workers’
Oral History

Harvey Schwartz
University of Washington Press

YOUNG ADULT NON-FICTION

Get Lit Rising! Words Ignite. Claim
Your Poem. Claim Your Life.

Diane Luby Lane & the Get Lit Players
Simon Pulse / Beyond Words

YOUNG ADULT NON-FICTION

Becoming Nature: Learning the Language of
Wild Animals & Plants
Tamarack Song
Bear & Company