2022 Pacific Northwest Book Awards

The winners for the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association 2022 Northwest Book Awards have been announced. These books were selected from more than 400 nominated titles published in 2021 by a dedicated volunteer committee of independent booksellers. Have fun reading!

2022 Winners:

Cloud Cuckoo Land (also a Inklings favorite)

Anthony Doerr (Boise, ID)



Funeral for Flaca

Emilly Prado (Portland, OR)

Future Tense Books


Iron Widow

Xiran Jay Zhao (Vancouver, BC)

Penguin Teen


Time is a Flower

​Julie Morstad (Vancouver, BC)

Tundra Books


Unfollow Me

Jill Louise Busby (Olympia, WA)

Bloomsbury Publishing


What Strange Paradise

Omar El Akkad​ (Portland, OR)

Knopf Publishing Group