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Book awards: American Society of Journalists and Authors Outstanding Book Award

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Works (45)

Roots by Alex Haley1978
A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century by Barbara W. Tuchman1980
Anatomy of an Illness as Perceived by the Patient by Norman Cousins1981
The Second Stage by Betty Friedan1982
The Shoemaker : The Anatomy of a Psychotic by Flora Rheta Schreiber1985
His Way: The Unauthorized Biography of Frank Sinatra by Kitty Kelley1987
And the Band Played On: Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic by Randy Shilts1988
Rachel and Her Children: Homeless Families in America by Jonathan Kozol1989
From Beirut to Jerusalem by Thomas L. Friedman1990
Isabella of Castile: The First Renaissance Queen by Nancy Rubin Stuart1992
Women and Their Fathers: The Sexual and Romantic Impact of the First Man in Your Life by Victoria Secunda1993
Dancing Matrix: How Science Confronts Emerging Viruses by Robin Marantz Henig1994
Nazi Hunter: The Wiesenthal File by Alan Levy1995
The Pill: A Biography of the Drug That Changed the World by Bernard Asbell1996
In the Shadow of Polio: A Personal and Social History by Kathryn Black1997
Helping Someone with Mental Illness: A Compassionate Guide for Family, Friends, and Caregivers by Rosalynn CarterService/Self Help, 1999
License to Steal : The Secret World of Wall Street and the Systematic Plundering of the American Investor by AnonymousService/Self-help, 2000
When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads: A Complete Resource (Harperresource Books) by Barbara LukeService/Self Help, 2000
The Body Clock Guide to Better Health: How to Use your Body's Natural Clock to Fight Illness and Achieve Maximum Health by Michael SmolenskyService/Self Help, 2001
Where is the Mango Princess? by Cathy CrimminsGeneral Nonfiction, 2001
Creatures of the Deep: In search of the sea's 'monsters' and the world they live in by Erich HoytGeneral Nonfiction, 2002
Informed decisions : the complete book of cancer diagnosis, treatment, and recovery by Gerald P. MurphyService/Self Help, 2002
Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps by Andrea WarrenChildren/Young Adult Nonfiction, 2002
IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation by Edwin BlackGeneral Nonfiction, 2003
Airborne: A Photobiography of Wilbur and Orville Wright by Mary CollinsChildren/Young Adult Nonfiction, 2004
Dojo wisdom : 100 simple ways to become a stronger, calmer, more courageous person by Jennifer LawlerService/Self Help, 2004
Healthy Teens, Body and Soul: A Parent's Complete Guide by Andrea MarksService/Self Help, 2004
Stalking the Divine by Kristin OhlsonGeneral Nonfiction, 2004
Pandora's Baby: How the First Test Tube Babies Sparked the Reproductive Revolution by Robin Marantz HenigGeneral Nonfiction, 2005
Pen on Fire: A Busy Woman's Guide to Igniting the Writer Within by Barbara DeMarco-BarrettService/Self Help, 2005
Goodnight Saigon by Charles HendersonGeneral Nonfiction, 2006
The Resilient Writer: Tales of Rejection and Triumph by 23 Top Authors by Catherine WaldService/Self Help, 2006
Scaling Down : Living Large in a Smaller Space by Judi CulbertsonService/Self Help, 2006
Tools of Navigation: A Kid's Guide to the History & Science of Finding Your Way (Tools of Discovery series) by Rachel DickinsonChildren/Young Adult Nonfiction, 2006
Internal Combustion: How Corporations and Governments Addicted the World to Oil and Derailed the Alternatives by Edwin BlackGeneral Nonfiction, 2007
Rescued: Saving Animals from Disaster by Allen AndersonService/Self Help, 2007
This Is How We Do It: The Working Mothers' Manifesto by Carol EvansService/Self Help, 2007
Disappearing Destinations: 37 Places in Peril and What Can Be Done to Help Save Them (Vintage Departures Original) by Kimberly LisagorGeneral Nonfiction, 2009
Pressured Parents, Stressed-out Kids: Dealing With Competition While Raising a Successful Child by Wendy S. GrolnickService/Self Help, 2009
My River Chronicles: Rediscovering the Work that Built America; A Personal and Historical Journey by Jessica DuLongMemoir/Autobiography, 2010
Under Siege!: Three Children at the Civil War Battle for Vicksburg by Andrea WarrenGeneral Nonfiction, 2010
You'd Be So Pretty If . . .: Teaching Our Daughters to Love Their Bodies--Even When We Don't Love Our Own by Dara ChadwickService/Self Help, 2010
Crossing the Heart of Africa: An Odyssey of Love and Adventure by Julian SmithMemoir/Autobiography, 2011
Murder in the High Himalaya: Loyalty, Tragedy, and Escape from Tibet by Jonathan GreenGeneral Nonfiction, 2011
The Kitchen Counter Cooking School: How a Few Simple Lessons Transformed Nine Culinary Novices into Fearless Home Cooks by Kathleen Flinn2012

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