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Book awards: Connecticut Book Award Finalist

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Works (181)

Beyond the Big Talk: Every Parent's Guide to Raising Sexually Healthy Teens, From Middle School to College by Debra W. HaffnerNonfiction, 2002
Christmas in Connecticut (Broadcast Tie-Ins) by Diane SmithDiane Smith, Design, 2002
Darling: Poems by Honor MoorePoetry, 2002
The Dying Animal by Philip RothFiction, 2002
Emily Hall Tremaine : collector on the cusp by Kathleen L. HousleyBiography/Memoir, 2002
Icon and Evidence: Poems by Margaret GibsonPoetry, 2002
Infinity and Perspective by Karsten HarriesKarsten Harries, Design, 2002
A Matter of Degree: The Hartford Circus Fire & The Mystery of Little Miss 1565 by Don MasseyNonfiction, 2002
Molly and the Magic Wishbone by Barbara McClintockChildren's Literature, 2002
Personal Velocity by Rebecca MillerFiction, 2002
Shooting For The Moon: The Amazing Life and Times of Annie Oakley by Stephen KrenskyChildren's Literature, 2002
Sticks, Stones, & Shadows: Building the Egyptian Pyramids by Martin IslerNonfiction, 2002
Against Consolation by Robert CordingPoetry, 2003
Can You See What I See?: Picture Puzzles to Search and Solve by Walter WickWalter Wick, Children’s Literature ― Illustrator, 2003
A Cottage Garden Alphabet by Andrea WisnewskiAndrea Wisnewski, Design, 2003
Dahlia by Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock, Children’s Literature ― Illustrator, 2003
Discovering Moths: Nighttime Jewels in Your Own Backyard by John HimmelmanNonfiction, 2003
Flesh Tones by M. J. RoseFiction, 2003
The Landscape of History: How Historians Map the Past by John Lewis GaddisNonfiction, 2003
Last Resort by Susan LewisRita Marshall, Design, 2003
Lightland by Heather McCutchenChildren’s Literature ― Author, 2003
Lillie Devereux Blake: Retracing a Life Erased by Grace FarrellBibliography/Memoir, 2003
The Lost Diaries of Iris Weed by Janice LawFiction, 2003
Love Her Madly by Mary-Ann Tirone SmithFiction, 2003
Nerves Of The Heart: A Novel by Lucy FerrissFiction, 2003
Pipaluk And The Whales by John HimmelmanChildren’s Literature ― Author, 2003
Schnitzler's Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture, 1815-1914 by Peter GayNonfiction, 2003
The Water Carrier by Steve StraightPoetry, 2003
Wealth and Democracy: A Political History of the American Rich by Kevin PhillipsNonfiction, 2003
The Apprentice: My Life in the Kitchen by Jacques PepinBiography/Memoir, 2004
Autumn Grasses: Poems by Margaret GibsonPoetry, 2004
Black All Around! by Patricia HubbellChildren’s Literature―Author, 2004
City : urbanism and its end by Douglas W. RaeNonfiction, 2004
The Day Before: Poems by Dick AllenPoetry, 2004
Diving the World: (Underwater) Photography by Norbert Wu by Norbert WuLori S. Malkin, Design, 2004
The Doctors' Plague: Germs, Childbed Fever, and the Strange Story of Ignac Semmelweis by Sherwin B. NulandNonfiction, 2004
Don't Hold Me Back: My Life and Art by Winfred RembertWinfred Rembert, Children’s Literature―Illustrator & Children’s Literature―Author, 2004
Eleonora Duse: A Biography by Helen SheehyBiography/Memoir, 2004
Family History by Dani ShapiroFiction, 2004
The Happy Hocky Family Moves to the Country by Lane SmithLane Smith, Children’s Literature―Illustrator, 2004
The Little Women by Katharine Weber2004
Naked in Baghdad by Anne GarrelsNonfiction, 2004
Race to the Sky: The Wright Brothers Versus the United States Government by Stephen B. GoddardNonfiction, 2004
Saving the Planet and Stuff by Gail GauthierChildren’s Literature―Author, 2004
Uncas: First of the Mohegans by Michael Leroy ObergBiography/Memoir, 2004
Voices by Janice LawFiction, 2004
Between Two Rivers: A Novel by Nicholas RinaldiFiction, 2005
Black Trials: Citizenship from the Beginnings of Slavery to the End of Caste by Mark S. WeinerNonfiction, 2005
The Clerk's Tale: Poems by Spencer ReecePoetry, 2005
Cobwebs by Karen Romano YoungChildren’s Literature―Author, 2005
Eugene O'Neill and "Dat Ole Davil Sea" (Maritime) by Robert A. RichterNonfiction, 2005
Fortune's Bones: The Manumission Requiem by Marilyn NelsonChildren’s Literature―Author, 2005
The Garden of Martyrs by Michael C. WhiteFiction, 2005
Gregor and the Prophecy of Bane by Suzanne CollinsChildren’s Literature―Author, 2005
Instrumentality by Ravi ShankarPoetry, 2005
Karate Hour by Carol NeviusBill Thomson, Children's Literature―Illustrator, 2005
The Last Undiscovered Place by David K. LeffNonfiction, 2005
Our Kind by Kate WalbertFiction, 2005
The Plot Against America by Philip RothFiction, 2005
Stumbling Into the Light by Edwina TrenthamPoetry, 2005
The Trout Pool Paradox: The American Lives of Three Rivers by George BlackNonfiction, 2005
Waltzing the Magpies: A Year in Australia by Sam PickeringBiography/Memoir, 2005
Who Killed Cock Robin? by Etienne DelessertRita Marshal, Design, 2005
American Sublime by Elizabeth AlexanderPoetry, 2006
Bad Baby by Ross MacdonaldChildren's Author, 2006
Basketball (or Something Like It) by Nora Raleigh BaskinChildren's Author, 2006
Delivering Justice: W.W. Law and the Fight for Civil Rights by Jim HaskinsBenny Andrews, Children's Illustrator, 2006
Divided Minds: Twin Sisters and Their Journey Through Schizophrenia by Pamela Spiro WagnerBiography/Memoir, 2006
The Journey of the One and Only Declaration of Independence by Judith St. GeorgeChildren's Author, 2006
The Last Refuge by Chris KnopfFiction, 2006
Laws of my nature : poems by Margot SchilppPoetry, 2006
Love and Ghost Letters by Chantel AcevedoFiction, 2006
MacArthur's Escape: Wild Man Bulkeley and the Rescue of an American Hero by George W. SmithNonfiction, 2006
A Primitive Heart: Stories by David RabeFiction, 2006
Science Verse by Jon ScieszkaLane Smith, Children's Literature―Illustrator, 2006
Seven Spunky Monkeys by Jackie French KollerLynn Munsinger, Children's Illustrator, 2006
Shakespeare's Secret by Elise BroachChildren's Author, 2006
Songs from the Black Chair: A Memoir of Mental Interiors by Charles BarberBiography/Memoir, 2006
Speak Softly, She Can Hear by Pam LewisFiction, 2006
The stolen texts of Molière : an exhibition of plagiarized, pirated & misappropriated works from the Walter L. Pforzheimer Collection by Eva Rose GuggemosHoward I. Gralla, Design, 2006
Them: A Memoir of Parents by Francine du Plessix GrayBiography/Memoir, 2006
Think Cool Thoughts by Elizabeth Goodwin PerryLinda Bronson, Children's Illustrator, 2006
Village of the Dammed: The Fight for Open Space and the Flooding of a Connecticut Town by James LomuscioNonfiction, 2006
Yum! Yuck! A Foldout Book of People Sounds by Linda Sue ParkSue Ramá, Children's Illustrator, 2006
The Best Winds by Laura WilliamsChildren's Author, 2007
Building With Dad by Carol NeviusMarshall Cavendish, Children's Illustrator, 2007
Everyman by Philip RothFiction, 2007
Girls of Tender Age: A Memoir by Mary-Ann Tirone SmithBiography/Memoir, 2007
Little Red Riding Hood by Andrea WisnewskiAndrea Wisnewski, Children's Illustrator, 2007
Mocha and related dipped wares, 1770-1939 by Jonathan RickardJonathan Rickard, Design, 2007
The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher by Debby ApplegateBiography/Memoir, 2007
Red brick in the land of steady habits : creating the University of Connecticut, 1881-2006 by Bruce M. StaveNonfiction, 2007
Rumspringa: To Be or Not to Be Amish by Tom ShachtmanNonfiction, 2007
Two Time by Chris KnopfFiction, 2007
Victory by Susan CooperChildren's Author, 2007
The Yale Book of Quotations by Fred R. ShapiroNonfiction, 2007
The Busy Little Squirrel by Nancy TafuriNancy Tafuri, Children's Illustrator, 2008
The Children in Room E4: American Education on Trial by Susan EatonNonfiction, 2008
The Day My Mother Left by James ProsekChildren's Author, 2008
Hey Batta Batta Swing!: The Wild Old Days of Baseball by Sally CookRoss MacDonald, Children's Illustrator, 2008
House of Good Hope: A Promise for a Broken City (River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize) by Michael DownsBiography/Memoir, 2008
Kitchen Literacy: How We Lost Knowledge of Where Food Comes from and Why We Need to Get It Back by Ann VileisisNonfiction, 2008
Last Night at the Lobster by Stewart O'NanFiction, 2008
On Borrowed Wings: A Novel by Chandra PrasadFiction, 2008
Opium Season: A Year on the Afghan Frontier by Joel HafvensteinGeorgiana Goodwin, Design, 2008
Scribble by Deborah FreedmanChildren's Author, 2008
The Seventeen Traditions by Ralph NaderBiography/Memoir, 2008
Smotherhood: Wickedly Funny Confessions from the Early Years by Amanda LambJane Sheppard, Design, 2008
Soul Catcher by Michael C. WhiteFiction, 2008
Spaceman Blues: A Love Song by Brian Francis SlatteryFiction, 2008
The Tale of Pip and Squeak by Kate DukeKate Duke, Children's Illustrator & Kate Duke, Children's Author, 2008
Teeth by Aracelis GirmayPoetry, 2008
When Dinosaurs Came with Everything by Elise BroachChildren's Author, 2008
The Wife of the Left Hand by Nancy KuhlPoetry, 2008
Bad money : reckless finance, failed politics, and the global crisis of American capitalism by Kevin PhillipsNonfiction, 2009
Comfortably Numb: How Psychiatry Is Medicating a Nation by Charles BarberNonfiction, 2009
Dinosaurs on the Roof: A Novel by David RabeFiction, 2009
Dishonorable Passions: Sodomy Laws in America, 1861-2003 by William N. Eskridge Jr.Nonfiction, 2009
Fly, Monarch! Fly! by Nancy Elizabeth WallaceChildren's Author, 2009
The Freedom Business: Including a Narrative of the Life & Adventures of Venture, a Native of Africa by Marilyn NelsonDeborah Dancy, Children's Illustrator, and Marilyn Nelson, Children's Author, 2009
Let's Not Call It Consequence by Richard DemingPoetry, 2009
The Odes of Horace by HoracePoetry, 2009
The Prodigal Daughter: Reclaiming an Unfinished Childhood by Margaret GibsonBiography/Memoir, 2009
The Quest for Democracy in Iran: A Century of Struggle against Authoritarian Rule by Fakhreddin AzimiNonfiction, 2009
The Wolves Are Back by Jean Craighead GeorgeWendell Minor, Children's Illustrator, 2009
1688: The First Modern Revolution by Steven C. A. PincusNonfiction, 2010
The Art of Not Being Governed: An Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia by James C. ScottNonfiction, 2010
The Bauhaus Group: Six Masters of Modernism by Nicholas Fox WeberBiography/Memoir, 2010
Emma Dilemma and the Camping Nanny by Patricia HermesChildren's Author, 2010
Girl Friday by Jane GreenFiction, 2010
Hard Stop by Chris KnopfFiction, 2010
Hidden in plain sight : the Whittemore Collection and the French Impressionists by Ann Y SmithJohn Alves, Design, 2010
The Mitten by Jim AylesworthBarbara McClintock, Children's Illustrator, 2010
Nasty, Brutish, and Long: Adventures in Old Age and the World of Eldercare by Ira RosofskyNonfiction, 2010
Open the Door to Liberty by Anne RockwellChildren's Author, 2010
Opulent hunger, opulent rage by Leslie McGrathPoetry, 2010
Quarry : a novel of suspense and mystery by Robert HollandChildren's Author, 2010
Start with the Trouble: Poems (The University of Arkansas Press Poetry Series) by Daniel DonaghyPoetry, 2010
Stories in Stone: How Geology Influenced Connecticut History and Culture (Garnet Books) by Jelle Zeilinga de BoerNonfiction, 2010
Subway Ride by Heather Lynn MillerSue Ramá, Children's Illustrator, 2010
That dark lake : poems by Don BarkinPoetry, 2010
Blue for Oceans by Charles DouthatPoetry, 2011
The Children's Hour by Kenneth S. RobsonNon-Fiction, 2011
Doonesbury and the Art of G.B. Trudeau by Brian WalkerNon-Fiction, 2011
Drum City by Thea GuidoneChildren's Author, 2011
The Education of Bet by Lauren Baratz-LogstedChildren's Author, 2011
The Last Train by Gordon M. TitcombWendell Minor, Children’s Illustrator, 2011
Mentors in the Garden of Life by Colleen PlimptonBiography/Memoir, 2011
Stay with Me: A Novel by Sandra Rodriguez BarronFiction, 2011
True Confections by Katharine WeberFiction, 2011
Walking with Ruskin: Poems (Notable Voices) by Robert CordingPoetry, 2011
War No More: The Antiwar Impulse in American Literature, 1861-1914 by Cynthia WachtellNon-Fiction, 2011
A Witness in Exile by Brian SpearsPoetry, 2011
Ada's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay by Susan HoodYoung Readers, 2017
All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie ConnorYoung Readers, 2017
Back Lash (Sam Acquillo Hamptons Mysteries) by Chris KnopfFiction, 2017
The Banquet by Gray JacobikPoetry, 2017
Cajun Waltz: A Novel by Robert H. PattonFiction, 2017
Good Night, Bat! Good Morning, Squirrel! by Paul MeiselYoung Readers, 2017
I'll Take You There by Wally LambFiction, 2017
The Lost White Tribe: Explorers, Scientists, and the Theory that Changed a Continent by Michael F. RobinsonNon-Fiction, 2017
Never Look an American in the Eye: A Memoir of Flying Turtles, Colonial Ghosts, and the Making of a Nigerian American by Okey NdibeNon-Fiction, 2017
Rare Light: J. Alden Weir in Windham, Connecticut, 1882-1919 (Garnet Books) by Anne E DawsonNon-Fiction, 2017
Shadows of Paris by Eric D. LehmanFiction, 2017
The Unexpected Everything by Morgan MatsonYoung Readers, 2017
The Weight of Zero by Karen FortunatiYoung Readers, 2017
Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States by James C. ScottNonfiction, 2018
Because When God Is Too Busy: Haiti, me & THE WORLD by Gina Athena UlyssePoetry, 2018
The Child Finder by Rene DenfeldFiction, 2018
Greetings from Witness Protection! by Jake BurtYoung Readers — Young Adult, 2018
A Home Called New England: A Celebration of Hearth and History by Duo DickinsonNonfiction, 2018
I Liked My Life: A Novel by Abby FabiaschiFiction, 2018
The Martyr and the Traitor: Nathan Hale, Moses Dunbar, and the American Revolution by Virginia DeJohn AndersonNonfiction, 2018
Poison: Deadly Deeds, Perilous Professions, and Murderous Medicines by Sarah AlbeeYoung Readers — Young Adult, 2018
Setting the Stage: What We Do, How We Do It, and Why (Driftless Connecticut) by David HaysNonfiction, 2018
The Smoke of Horses (American Poets Continuum) by Charles RaffertyPoetry, 2018
The Sunshine Sisters by Jane GreenFiction, 2018
Touch by Courtney MaumFiction, 2018
We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia HunterFiction, 2018
Whale Quest: Working Together to Save Endangered Species by Karen Romano YoungYoung Readers — Young Adult, 2018
When love was reels : poetry by José B. GonzalezPoetry, 2018

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