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Book awards: Southwest Books of the Year

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Works (163)

The Apache Diaries: A Father-Son Journey by Grenville GoodwinBest Reading, 2000
The Gates of the Alamo by Stephen HarriganBest Reading, 2000
The Grand Canyon and the Southwest by Ansel AdamsBest Reading, 2000
The Judas Judge (Kevin Kerney Novels) by Michael McGarrityBest Reading, 2000
Lives on the Line: Dispatches from the U.S.-Mexico Border by Miriam DavidsonBest Reading, 2000
A Natural History of the Sonoran Desert by Steven John PhillipsBest Reading, 2000
The Secret Knowledge of Water : Discovering the Essence of the American Desert by Craig ChildsBest Reading, 2000
The Summoning God by Kathleen O'Neal GearBest Reading, 2000
Under the Sun: A Sonoran Desert Odyssey by Adriel HeiseyBest Reading, 2000
American Massacre: The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857 by Sally DentonBest Reading, 2003
Battle Rock: The Struggle Over a One-Room School in America's Vanishing West by William CelisBest Reading, 2003
Blanket Weaving in the Southwest by Joe Ben WheatBest Reading, 2003
Brownsville: Stories by Oscar CasaresBest Reading, 2003
The Changing Mile Revisited: An Ecological Study of Vegetation Change with Time in the Lower Mile of an Arid and Semiarid Region by Raymond M. TurnerBest Reading, 2003
Exit Wounds by J. A. JanceBest Reading, 2003
The Guaymas Chronicles: La Mandadera by David E. StuartBest Reading, 2003
Las Misiones Antiguas: The Spanish Missions of Baja California by Edward W. VernonBest Reading, 2003
The Mountains Know Arizona: Images of the Land and Stories of Its People by Rose HoukBest Reading, 2003
The Parrot Trainer by Swain WolfeBest Reading, 2003
The River in Winter: New and Selected Essays by Stanley CrawfordBest Reading, 2003
Assembling My Father: A Daughter's Detective Story by Anna Cypra OliverBest Reading, 2004
Bailing Wire and Gamuza: The True Story of a Family Ranch Near Ramah, New Mexico by Barbara Vogt MalleryBest Reading, 2004
Caramba!: A Tale Told in Turns of the Card by Nina Marie MartinezBest Reading, 2004
Indian Country: Travels in the American Southwest, 1840-1935 by Martin PadgetBest Reading, 2004
Isabella Greenway: An Enterprising Woman by Kristie MillerBest Reading, 2004
Waterborne by Bruce MurkoffBest Reading, 2004
109 East Palace: Robert Oppenheimer and the Secret City of Los Alamos by Jennet ConantTop Picks, 2005
Arizona Breeding Bird Atlas by Troy E. CormanTop Picks, 2005
The Diezmo: A Novel by Rick BassTop Picks, 2005
The Hummingbird's Daughter by Luis Alberto UrreaTop Picks, 2005
Navajoland: A Native Son Shares his Legacy (Special Scenic Collection) by LeRoy DeJolieTop Picks, 2005
The Oatman Massacre: A Tale of Desert Captivity and Survival by Brian McGintyTop Picks, 2005
Slavery, scandal, and steel rails by David DevineTop Picks, 2005
The voice of the Borderlands by Drum HadleyTop Picks, 2005
The Wild Girl: The Notebooks of Ned Giles, 1932 by Jim FergusTop Picks, 2005
Doc Holliday: The Life and Legend by Gary L. RobertsTop Picks, 2006
Inferno (Bill and Alice Wright Photography Series) by Charles BowdenTop Picks, 2006
Landscapes of fraud : Mission Tumacâacori, the Baca Float, and the betrayal of the O'odham by Thomas E. SheridanTop Picks, 2006
Lasting Light: 125 Years of Grand Canyon Photography by Stephen TrimbleTop Picks, 2006
Puebloan Ruins of the Southwest by Arthur H. RohnTop Picks, 2006
The Reaper's Line: Life and Death on the Mexican Border by Lee Morgan IITop Picks, 2006
The Shape Shifter by Tony HillermanTop Picks, 2006
Sunshot: Peril and Wonder in the Gran Desierto (Southwest Center Series) by Bill BroylesTop Picks, 2006
Brujerias: Stories of Witchcraft and the Supernatural in the American Southwest and Beyond (Grover E. Murray Studies in the American Southwest) by Nasario GarciaBest Reading, 2007
Crossing the Yard: Thirty Years as a Prison Volunteer by Richard SheltonBest Reading, 2007
Hecho en Tejas: An Anthology of Texas-Mexican Literature (Southwestern Writers Collection) by Dagoberto GilbBest Reading, 2007
House of Rain: Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest by Craig ChildsBest Reading, 2007
Pulp Writer: Twenty Years in the American Grub Street by Paul S. PowersBest Reading, 2007
Sanctuaries of Earth, Stone, and Light: The Churches of Northern New Spain, 1530-1821 (Southwest Center Series) by Gloria Fraser GiffordsBest Reading, 2007
The Walk by William DeBuysBest Reading, 2007
Arab/American: Landscape, Culture, and Cuisine in Two Great Deserts by Gary Paul NabhanTop Picks, 2008
Bruce Aiken's Grand Canyon: An Intimate Affair by Susan Hallsten McGarryTop Picks, 2008
Exodus/Éxodo (Bill and Alice Wright Photography Series) by Charles BowdenTop Picks, 2008
Fragile Patterns: The Archaeology of the Western Papagueria by Jeffrey H. AltschulTop Picks, 2008
The Hohokam millennium by Suzanne K. FishTop Picks, 2008
If I Die in Juárez (Camino Del Sol) by Stella Pope DuarteTop Picks, 2008
Legacies of Camelot: Stewart and Lee Udall, American Culture, and the Arts by L. Boyd FinchTop Picks, 2008
Silver & Stone: Profiles of American Indian Jewelers by Mark BahtiTop Picks, 2008
Vanishing Borderlands: The Fragile Landscape of the U.S.-Mexico Border by John AnnerinoTop Picks, 2008
Willard Clark : printer & printmaker by David R. FarmerTop Picks, 2008
Wings in the Desert: A Folk Ornithology of the Northern Pimans by Amadeo M. ReaTop Picks, 2008
Zuni Origins: Toward a New Synthesis of Southwestern Archaeology by David A. GregoryTop Picks, 2008
The Blue Tattoo: The Life of Olive Oatman (Women in the West) by Margot MifflinTop Picks, 2009
Into the Beautiful North by Luis Alberto UrreaTop Picks, 2009
The Naked Rainbow and Other Stories: El arco iris desnudo y Otros Cuentos by Nasario GarciaTop Picks, 2009
New Mexico Colcha Club: Spanish Colonial Embroidery & the Women Who Saved It by Nancy C. BensonTop Picks, 2009
No Angel: My Harrowing Undercover Journey to the Inner Circle of the Hells Angels by Jay DobynsTop Picks, 2009
A Poetry of Remembrance: New and Rejected Works (Mary Burritt Christiansen Poetry) by Levi RomeroTop Picks, 2009
Resurrection: Glen Canyon and a New Vision for the American West by Annette McGivneyTop Picks, 2009
Shadows at Dawn: A Borderlands Massacre and the Violence of History by Karl JacobyTop Picks, 2009
Telling New Mexico: A New History by Marta WeigleTop Picks, 2009
Through the Lens: Creating Santa Fe by Mary Anne ReddingTop Picks, 2009
To Walk in Beauty: A Navajo Family's Journey Home by Stacie Spragg- BradueTop Picks, 2009
The West of the Imagination by William H. GoetzmannTop Picks, 2009
Appetite for America: Fred Harvey and the Business of Civilizing the Wild West--One Meal at a Time by Stephen FriedTop Picks, 2010
Butterfly landscapes of New Mexico by Steven J. CaryTop Picks, 2010
The Death of Josseline: Immigration Stories from the Arizona Borderlands by Margaret ReganTop Picks, 2010
Dreamland: The Way Out of Juárez by Charles BowdenTop Picks, 2010
Exploring Desert Stone: John N. Macomb's 1859 Expedition to the Canyonlands of the Colorado by Steven K. MadsenTop Picks, 2010
A Gift of Angels: The Art of Mission San Xavier del Bac (Southwest Center Series) by Bernard L. FontanaTop Picks, 2010
Hoboes: Bindlestiffs, Fruit Tramps, and the Harvesting of the West by Mark WymanTop Picks, 2010
The Life of Maynard Dixon by Donald J. HagertyTop Picks, 2010
The Lonely Polygamist by Brady UdallTop Picks, 2010
Moctezuma's Table: Rolando Briseno's Mexican and Chicano Tablescapes (Rio Grande/Rio Bravo: Borderlands Culture and Traditions) by Norma E. CantuTop Picks, 2010
Murder city : Ciudad Juárez and the global economy's new killing fields by Charles BowdenTop Picks, 2010
Santa Fe Nativa: A Collection of Nuevomexicano Writing (Paso Por Aqui Series on the Nuevomexicano Literary Heritage) by Rosalie C. OteroTop Picks, 2010
The Turquoise Ledge: A Memoir by Leslie Marmon SilkoTop Picks, 2010
We are an Indian Nation: A History of the Hualapai People by Jeffrey P. ShepherdTop Picks, 2010
Arizona: A Celebration of the Grand Canyon State by Jim TurnerTop Picks, 2011
A Border Runs Through It by Jim GriffithTop Picks, 2011
Cow Country Cooking : Recipes and Tales from Northern Arizona's Historic Ranches by Kathy McCraineTop Picks, 2011
Crazy from the Heat: A Chronicle of Twenty Years in the Big Bend by James H. EvansTop Picks, 2011
Desert towers : fat cat summits and kitty litter rock by Steve "Crusher" BartlettTop Picks, 2011
Field Man: Life as a Desert Archaeologist by Julian D. HaydenTop Picks, 2011
From This Wicked Patch of Dust by Sergio TroncosoNotable Book, 2011
The Killer Is Dying by James SallisTop Picks, 2011
Kit Carson: The Life of an American Border Man by David RemleyTop Picks, 2011
Llano Estacado: An Island in the Sky (Voice in the American West) by Stephen BogenerTop Picks, 2011
Navajos Wear Nikes: A Reservation Life by Jim KristoficTop Picks, 2011
Old Border Road: A Novel by Susan FroderbergTop Picks, 2011
Queen of America: A Novel by Luis Alberto UrreaTop Picks, 2011
Quincy Tahoma: The Life and Legacy of a Navajo Artist (2011) by Charnell HavensTop Picks, 2011
The Rio Grande: An Eagle's View by Steve McDowellTop Picks, 2011
Arizona : a history by Thomas E. SheridanTop Picks, 2012
Desert Reckoning: A Town Sheriff, a Mojave Hermit, and the Biggest Manhunt in Modern California History by Deanne StillmanTop Picks, 2012
Driven by James SallisTop Picks, 2012
A Great Aridness: Climate Change and the Future of the American Southwest by William DeBuysTop Picks, 2012
Hard Country by Michael McGarrityTop Picks, 2012
Hisat'sinom: Ancient Peoples in a Land without Water by Christian E DownumTop Picks, 2012
Shadows on the Mesa: Artists of the Painted Desert and Beyond by Gary FillmoreTop Picks, 2012
Virgin of Guadalupe: Art and Legend by John AnnerinoTop Picks, 2012
With Blood in Their Eyes by Thomas CobbTop Picks, 2012
Baja California missions : in the footsteps of the Padres by David L BurckhalterTop Picks, 2013
The Emerald Mile: The Epic Story of the Fastest Ride in History Through the Heart of the Grand Canyon by Kevin FedarkoTop Picks, 2013
Everything Begins and Ends at the Kentucky Club by Benjamin Alire SáenzTop Picks, 2013
A Natural History of the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona; with an Introduction to the Madrean Sky Islands by Richard C. BruscaTop Picks, 2013
The Rules of Wolfe by James Carlos BlakeTop Picks, 2013
Simple Dreams: A Musical Memoir by Linda RonstadtTop Picks, 2013
Son of a Gun: A Memoir by Justin St. GermainTop Picks, 2013
Among Unknown Tribes: Rediscovering the Photographs of Explorer Carl Lumholtz by Bill BroylesTop Picks, 2014
Capture the Magic: Train Your Eye, Improve Your Photographic Composition by Jack DykingaTop Picks, 2014
Fetch the Devil: The Sierra Diablo Murders and Nazi Espionage in America by Clint RichmondTop Picks, 2014
The King and Queen of Comezón (Chicana and Chicano Visions of the Americas Series) by Denise ChávezTop Picks, 2014
The Quiet Streets of Winslow by Judy TroyTop Picks, 2014
Riding Behind the Padre: Horseback Views from Both Sides of the Border by Richard CollinsTop Picks, 2014
Tom Horn in Life and Legend by Larry D. BallTop Picks, 2014
The Wives of Los Alamos by TaraShea NesbitTop Picks, 2014
All The Wild That Remains: Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner, and the American West by David GessnerTop Picks, 2015
American Ghost: A Family's Haunted Past in the Desert Southwest by Hannah NordhausTop Picks, 2015
Chasing Arizona: One Man’s Yearlong Obsession with the Grand Canyon State by Ken LambertonTop Picks, 2015
Detained and Deported: Stories of Immigrant Families Under Fire by Margaret ReganTop Picks, 2015
Epitaph by Mary Doria RussellTop Picks, 2015
The Jaguar's Children by John VaillantTop Picks, 2015
Night at the Fiestas: Stories by Kirstin Valdez QuadeTop Picks, 2015
Sonoran Strange by Logan PhillipsTop Picks, 2015
Unprocessed: My City-Dwelling Year of Reclaiming Real Food by Megan KimbleTop Picks, 2015
The Water Knife by Paolo BacigalupiTop Picks, 2015
Desert Boys: Fiction by Chris McCormickTop Picks, 2016
The Disappearances: A Story of Exploration, Murder, and Mystery in the American West by Scott ThybonyTop Picks, 2016
The Fire Line: The Story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots and One of the Deadliest Days in American Firefighting by Fernanda SantosTop Picks, 2016
Georgia O'Keeffe: Watercolors by Amy Von LintelTop Picks, 2016
The Kid: A Novel by Ron HansenTop Picks, 2016
Mythical River: Chasing the Mirage of New Water in the American Southwest by Melissa L. SevignyTop Picks, 2016
News of the World by Paulette JilesTop Picks, 2016
The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America by Andrés ReséndezTop Picks, 2016
The Sonoran Desert: A Literary Field Guide by Eric MagraneTop Picks, 2016
The Terranauts: A Novel by T. C. BoyleTop Picks, 2016
The Blinds: A Novel by Adam SternberghTop Picks, 2017
Critical Assembly: Poems of the Manhattan Project (Mary Burritt Christiansen Poetry Series) by John CanadayTop Picks, 2017
A Photographer's Life: A Journey from Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photojournalist to Celebrated Nature Photographer by Jack DykingaTop Picks, 2017
Some Rise by Sin by Philip CaputoTop Picks, 2017
Sycamore by Bryn ChancellorTop Picks, 2017
The Talker: Stories by Mary SojournerTop Picks, 2017
Tortillas, Tiswin, and T-Bones: A Food History of the Southwest by Gregory McNameeTop Picks, 2017
Arizona's Deadliest Gunfight: Draft Resistance and Tragedy at the Power Cabin, 1918 by Heidi J. Osselaernot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018
A Girl's Guide to Missiles: Growing Up in America's Secret Desert by Karen Pipernot in English Common KnowledgeTop picks, 2018
John Woman by Walter Mosleynot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018
The Last Cowboys: A Pioneer Family in the New West by John (Watusi) Branchnot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantúnot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018
Lullaby Road: A Novel by James Andersonnot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018
The Red Caddy: Into the Unknown with Edward Abbey by Charles Bowdennot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018
A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis by Seamus McGrawnot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018
The Which Way Tree by Elizabeth Crooknot in English Common KnowledgeTop Picks, 2018


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