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2009 NAUTILUS AWARD
SILVER WINNERS

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SMALL PRESS - HONORARY

Woman's Field Guide to Exceptional Living
Corrie Woods
Morgan-James Publishing

In Search of the Miraculous: Healing into Consciousness
Eliza Mada Dalian
Expanding Universe Publishing

For Pet's Sake, Do Something--Book 2: How to Heal Your Sick, Overfed & Bored Pets with Nutrition, Supplements, Herbs and Exercise
Dr. Monica Diedrich
Two Paws Up Press

Moving Your Aging Parents:
Fulfilling Their Needs & Yours Before, During, and After the Move

Nancy  Wesson
Loving Healing Press

This Tribe of Mine: A Story of Anglo-Saxon Viking Culture in America
George Hiram Williston
Williston and Robbins Publishing

In the Spirit of Leadership: A Vision into a Different Future
Cheryl Esposito
Plumb Road Publishing

 

Revolution of Flowers
Douglass Truth
Teahouse of Danger

What God Really Wants You to Know:
God's Universal Truths Shared by
All World Religions

C. David Lundberg
Heavenlight Press

AGING GRACEFULLY / REJUVENATION

Living Your Unlived Life
Robert A. Johnson & Jerry M. Ruhl, Ph.D.
Tarcher/Penguin

Menopause with Science and Soul
Judith Boice, N.D., L.Ac.
Celestial Arts

 

     
ANIMALS / NATURE

Solitude
Robert Kull
New World Library

The Truth According to Horses
Liz Mitten Ryan, Premier Edition & the Herd
Prima Publishing

Yuba Seasons: Images from the Wild & Scenic South Yuba River
David B. McKay
Mountain Images Press

     
ART / SPECIALTY / GIFT

Wildlands Philanthropy: The Great American Tradition
Tom Butler
Earth Aware Editions

Grand Canyon: River at Risk
Wade Davis
Earth Aware Editions

It's Complicated: The American Teenager
Robin Bowman
Umbrage Editions

Our Ordinary Extraordinary Earth and Its Extraordinary Ordinary People
Simhananda
Orange Palm Productions

Porch Talk: Stories of Decency, Common Sense, and Other Endangered Species
Philip Gulley
HarperOne/HarperCollins

 

Strength & Compassion
Eric Greitens
Leading Authorities Press

Welcome Home to Yourself
Suzanne Kyra
Relationships Matter Publishing

 

 

     
AUDIO BOOKS TO ENLIGHTEN AND INSPIRE

In the Spirit of Leadership: A Vision into a Different Future
Cheryl Esposito
Plumb Road Publishing

Managing Thought: How Do Your Thoughts Rule Your World?
Mary J. Lore
Ferne Press

Peace Begins With Me
Ted Kuntz
Ted Kuntz

Pure Water   Poetry of Rumi
Coleman Barks w/ Eugene Friesen
Better Listen!

The Secret Power of Yoga
Nischala Joy Devi
Pranamaya, Inc.

The Shack
William P. Young
Oasis Audio

The Spontaneous Healing of Belief: Shattering the Paradigm of False Limits
Gregg Braden
Hay House Publishing

     
CONSCIOUS BUSINESS / LEADERSHIP

Conscious Entrepreneurs: A Radical New Approach to Purpose, Passion & Profit
Christine Kloser
Love Your Life Publishing

Managing Thought: How Do Your Thoughts Rule Your World?
Mary J. Lore
Ferne Press

Minding Your Business
Horst Rechelbacher
Earth Aware Editions

The New IQ
David Gruder, Ph.D.
Energy Psychology Press

The Prosperity Bible
Napoleon Hill, et al
Tarcher/Penguin

Stirring It Up
Gary Hirshberg
Hyperion

     
CONSCIOUS MEDIA / JOURNALISM / INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING

Beyond Tolerance: Searching for Interfaith Understanding in America
Gustav Niebuhr
Penguin Group

The Body Toxic: How the Hazardous Chemistry of Everyday Things
Threatens Our Health and Well-being

Nena Baker
North Point Press/Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Dirty Energy Dilemma: What's Blocking Clean Power in the U.S.
Dr. Benjamin K. Sovacool
Praeger Publishers

The Dumbest Generation
Mark Bauerlein
Tarcher/Penguin

The Gospel of Father Joe
Greg Barrett
Jossey-Bass

The Price of Ovulation
Terence Mix
Tendril Press

COSMOLOGY / NEW SCIENCE

Beyond UFOs: The Search for Extraterrestrial Life
 and Its Astonishing Implications for Our Future

Jeffrey Bennett
Princeton University Press

Measuring the Immeasurable: The Scientific Case for Spirituality
An anthology featuring Bruce Lipton, Candace Pert, Lynne McTaggert, et al.
Sounds True

The Spontaneous Healing of Belief: Shattering the Paradigm of False Limits
Gregg Braden
Hay House

Toward 2012:
Perspectives on the Next Age

Daniel Pinchbeck
Ken Jordan
Tarcher/Penguin

 

     
ECOLOGY / ENVIRONMENT / SUSTAINABILITY – GREEN VALUES

Alcohol Can Be a Gas! Fueling an Ethanol Revolution for the 21st Century
David Blume
International Institute for Ecological Agriculture

Antarctica: A Call to Action
Sebastian Copeland
Earth Aware Editions

The Green Collar Economy:
How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems

Van Jones
HarperOne/HarperCollins

Green from the Ground Up
David Johnston & Scott Gibson
The Taunton Press

Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond, Vol. 2
Brad Lancaster
Chelsea Green Publishing

     
FICTION / VISIONARY FICTION -- ADULT

Father Michael's Lottery: A Novel of Africa
Johan Steyn
Schaffner Press, Inc

The Fire and the Light
Glen Craney
Brigid's Fire Press

The Fire
Katherine Neville
Ballantine

Lorcan's Bane
Kitty Roxanna Connell
Tendril Press

Circle of Doors
Ranse Parker
Hampton & Beck

     
FOOD / COOKING / NUTRITION

Blue Eggs and Yellow Tomatoes: Recipes from a Modern Kitchen Garden
Jeanne Kelly
Running Press Book Publishers

Holly Clegg's Trim & Terrific Gulf Coast Favorites
Holly Clegg
Holly Clegg Publications

     
GRIEVING / DEATH & DYING

Halfway Across the River
Annette Childs, Ph.D.
Wandering Feather Press, The

 

A Life Worth Living
Robert Martensen
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Light in Blue Shadows
Edie Hartshorne
Ellsberg Books

The Majesty of Your Loving: A Couple's Journey Through Alzheimer's
Olivia Ames Hoblitzelle
Green Mountain Books

Postcards from Heaven: Messages of Love from the Other Side
Dan Gordon
Free Press

Staring at the Sun
Irvin D. Yalom
Jossey-Bass

     
HEALTH / HEALING / ENERGY MEDICINE

Conquer Prostate Cancer: How Medicine, Faith, Love and Sex Can Renew Your Life
Rabbi Edgar Weinsberg, Ed.D with Dr. Robert Carey,M.D., Ph.D.
Health Success Media

Energy Medicine for Women
Donna Eden
Tarcher/Penguin

Energy Medicine:
 Balancing Your Body's Energies for Optimal Health, Joy & Vitality,
10th Edition

Donna Eden with David Feinstein, Ph.D.
Tarcher Penguin

The Scalpel and the Soul
Allan J. Hamilton
Tarcher/Penguin

The Source: Unleash Your Natural Energy,
Power Up Your Health, and Feel 10 Years Younger

Woodson Merrell
Free Press

The Truth About Beauty: Transform Your Looks and Your Life from the Inside Out
Kat James
Beyond Words

You: Being Beautiful--The Owner's Manual to Inner & Outer Beauty
Mehmet Oz & Michael Roizen
Free Press

     
HOME & GARDEN / NATURAL LIVING

Beyond Suiseki: Ancient Asian Viewing Stones of the 21st Century
Manette Gerstle
Water Stone Press

Green from the Ground Up
David Johnston & Scott Gibson
The Taunton Press

Plant Seed, Pull Weed:
 Nurturing the Garden of Your Life

Geri Larkin
HarperOne/HarperCollins

The Earth-Sheltered Solar Greenhouse Book
Mike Oehler
Mole Publishing

     
INDIGENOUS / MULTICULTURAL

Numenon
Sandy Nathan
Vilasa Press

   
     
MEMOIR / PERSONAL JOURNEY

Breakfast at Sally's: One Homeless Man's Inspirational Journey
Richard Lemieux
Skyhorse Publishing

Light in Blue Shadows
Edie Hartshorne
Ellsberg Books

The Majesty of Your Loving: A Couple's Journey Through Alzheimer's
Olivia Ames Hoblitzelle
Green Mountain Books

My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D.
Penguin Group (USA)

Returning to My Mother's House: Taking Back the Wisdom of the Feminine
Gail Straub
High Point

Thin Places: A Pilgrimage Home
Ann Armbrecht
Columbia University Press

     
PARENTING / FAMILY

Building Emotional Intelligence: Techniques to Cultivate Inner Strength in Children
Linda Lantieri, with introduction and practices guided by Daniel Goleman
Sounds True

Homeschooling:
A Family's Journey

Gregory & Martine Millman
Tarcher/Penguin

Living Passages for the Whole Family: Celebrating Rites of Passage from Birth to Adulthood
Shea Darian
Gilead Press

Nurturing Spirituality in Children: Simple Hands-On Activities
Peggy Joy Jenkins
Beyond Words

 

Sensational Meditation for Children:
Child-Friendly Meditation Techniques Based on the Five Senses

Sarah Wood Vallely
Satya International

The Soul of Autism 
William Stillman
New Page Books

     
PERSONAL GROWTH / PSYCHOLOGY

Choosing Happiness
Stephanie Dowrick
Tarcher/Penguin

A Course in Happiness
Mardi Horowitz, M.D.
Tarcher/Penguin

Focus on the Good Stuff
Mike Robbins
Jossey-Bass

The Fundamentalist Mind: How Polarized Thinking Imperils Us All
Stephen Larsen, Ph.D.
Quest Books (The Theosophical Society)

Stuck
Anneli Rufus
Tarcher/Penguin

When You're Falling, DIVE: Lessons in the Art of Living
Mark Matousek
Bloomsbury

     
POETRY

Breaking the Drought: Visions of Grace
Stephen Levine
Larson Publications

Leading from Within
Sam M. Intrator & Megan Scribner, eds
Jossey-Bass

Mercy
Dvorah Simon
Hanford Mead Publishers

Poetry as Spiritual Practice: Reading, Writing, and Using Poetry
in Your Daily Rituals, Aspirations

Robert McDowell
Free Press

The Return of the Prophet
Hajjar Gibran
Beyond Words

World of Wonders
Deborah Godin
Bayeux Arts

 

 

 

 

 

 

RELATIONSHIPS: MARITAL / FAMILY / SIGNIFICANT OTHER

The Circles
Kerry Armstrong
Beyond Words

Golden Anniversaries: The Seven Secrets of Successful Marriage
Dr. Charles D. Schmitz & Dr. Elizabeth A. Schmitz
Briarcliff Publishing

Moving Your Aging Parents: Fulfilling Their Needs & Yours
Before, During, and After the Move

Nancy  Wesson
Loving Healing Press

To Love What Is
Alix Kates Shulman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

     
SOCIAL CHANGE / ACTIVISM / PEACEFUL SOLUTIONS

The Accidental American: Immigration and Citizenship in the Age of Globalization
Rinku Sen with Fekkak Mamdouh
Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Mobilizing Generation 2.0: A Practical Guide to Using Web 2.0
Ben Rigby
Jossey-Bass/Wiley

The Power of Giving
Azim Jamal & Harvey McKinnon
Tarcher/Penguin

     
RELIGION

Amish Grace
Donald B. Kraybill, Steven M. Nolt, and David L. Weaver-Zercher
Jossey-Bass

A Deadly Misunderstanding: A Congressman's Quest to Bridge the Muslim-Christian Divide
Mark D. Siljander
HarperOne/HarperCollins

A Friendly Letter to Skeptics & Atheists
David G. Myers
Jossey-Bass

The Fundamentalist Mind: How Polarized Thinking Imperils Us All
Stephen Larsen, Ph.D.
Quest Books (The Theosophical Society)

Grounded in Love: Ecology, Faith, and Action
The Reverend Nancy Roth
Ken Arnold Books

Spiritual Liberation: Fulfilling Your Soul's Potential
Michael Bernard Beckwith
Beyond Words/Simon & Schuster

Why the Dalai Lama Matters: His Act of Truth as the Solution for China, Tibet & the World
Robert Thurman
Beyond Words

     
SPIRITUALITY

The Art of Being
Dennis Merritt Jones, D.D.
Tarcher/Penguin

Explorers of the Infinite
Maria Coffey
Tarcher/Penguin

The Holy Longing: Spiritual Longing and Its Shadow Side
Connie Zweig, Ph.D.
iUniverse

The Lotus Still Blooms
Joan Gattuso
Tarcher/Penguin

 

When You're Falling, DIVE: Lessons in the Art of Living
Mark Matousek
Bloomsbury

     
YOGA / PILATES / TAI CHI / BODYWORK

8 Steps to a Pain-Free Back
Esther Gokhale, L.Ac. with Susan Adams
Pendo Press

Yoga and Vegetarianism
Sharon Gannon
Mandala Publishing

     
CHILDREN’S PICTUREBOOK (PRESCHOOL-GRADE 2)

God's Dream
Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Douglas Carlton Abrams, ill. by LeUyen Pham
Candlewick Press

Howard B. Wigglebottom Learns About Bullies
Howard Binkow, ill. by Susan F. Cornelison
Thunderbolt Publishing & The We Do Listen Foundation

One
Kathryn Otoshi
KO Kids Books

     
CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED (GRADE 3-6)

Forever Home
Sandra J. Philipson, ill. by Jenny Campbell
Cleveland Clinic Press/Chagrin River Publishing

Free to Be... You and Me
Marlo Thomas & Friends
Running Press Book Publishers

Max Goes to Jupiter
Jeffrey Bennett, Nick Schneider & Erica Ellingson, ill. by Michael Carroll
Big Kid Science

A Pirate's Quest
Laura Sams & Robert Sams, ill. by Heiner Hertling
Carl R. Sams II Photography, Inc.

 

 

     
CHILDREN’S NONFICTION -- ELEMENTARY

Animals at the Edge: Saving the World's Rarest Creatures
Marilyn Baillie & Jonathan Baillie
Owlkids Books/Maple Tree Press

Catch the Wind
Anne Johnson, Ashley Reichow, Robyn Johnson & Tom Wacker, ill. By Shawn McCann
Beaver's Pond Press

How We Know What We Know About Our Changing Climate: Scientists and Kids Explore Global Warming
Lynne Cherry & Gary Braasch
Dawn Publications

Wangari's Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa
Jeanette Winter
Harcourt Children's Books

     
FICTION – TEENAGE (AGE 12-18)

The Apprentice's Masterpiece: A Story of Medieval Spain
Melanie Little
Annick Press

Dragon Wishes
Stacy A. Nyikos, ill. by Regan Johnson
Blooming Tree Press

The Land of Curiosities: Adventures in Yellowstone,
s 1871-1872

Deanna Neil
The Ecoseekers

Merlin's Dragon
T.A. Barron
Philomel Books/Penguin Young Readers Group

     
NONFICTION - TEENAGE

The Bite of the Mango
Mariatu Kamara and Susan McClelland
Annick Press

Enrique's Journey (audiobook)
Sonia Nazario, narrated by Catherine Byers
Audible, Inc.