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2012 NAUTILUS AWARDS SILVER WINNERS

 

 AGING GRACEFULLY

ALONE AND
INVISIBLE NO MORE
Allen S. Teel, MD
Chelsea Green


I
S THIS NORMAL?
The Essential Guide to
Middle Age & Beyond
John Whyte, MD, MPH
Rodale Books



 ANIMALS / NATURE

DOGS MAKE
US HUMAN

Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
& Art Wolfe
Bloomsbury USA
 

FOLLOWING ATTICUS
Tom Ryan
William Morrow / Harper Collins
 AUDIO BOOKS & SPOKEN WORD

CLASSIC
DHARMA TALKS

Thich Nhat Hanh
Better Listen

THE BEAUTY OF THE CITY IN
THE LAST HOUR OF THE NIGHT
Alexander Forbes
Alexander Forbes
BODY-CENTERED THERAPY

FIERCE MEDICINE:
 
Breakthrough Practices to Heal the 
Body and Ignite the Spirit
Ana T. Forrest
HarperOne/HarperCollins

THE REIKI MANUAL: 

A Training Guide…
Penelope Quest, with Kathy Roberts
Tarcher/Penguin
BUSINESS / LEADERSHIP

FROM VALUES
TO ACTION:

The Four Principles of
Values Based Leadership

Linda Carroll &

Jossey-Bass/Wiley


IMPACT INVESTING:
Transforming
How We Make Money While Making a Difference

Antony Bugg-Levine,
Jed Emerson

Jossey-Bass/Wiley
 

MARKETING FOR SCIENTISTS:
How to Shine
in Tough Times

Marc J. Kuchner
Island Press
 

PAUSE FOR BREATH:

Bringing the Practices of Mindfulness and Dialogue to Leadership Conversations

Amanda Ridings
Live It Publishing


REBOOT YOUR LIFE:
Energize Your Career
& Life by Taking a Break

Catherine Allen,
Nancy Bearg, Rita Foley,
Jaye Smith

Beaufort Books

 

WHY ARE WE BAD
AT PICKING GOOD LEADERS?

Jeffrey Cohn,
Jay Moran
Jossey-Bass/Wiley


 CONSCIOUS MEDIA / JOURNALISM / INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING



GREEN CARD STORIES

Saundra Amrhein introduction by Stephen Yale-Loehr,and,Laura Danielson,
photos by Ariana Lindquist

Umbrage Books


SCREWING MOTHER NATURE FOR PROFIT
Elaine Smitha
Watkins Publishing

 
THE CONCUSSION CRISIS:
Anatomy of a Silent Epidemic
 Linda Carroll & David Rosner
Simon & Schuster
 CREATIVE PROCESS



THE "BACKWARDS"
RESEARCH GUIDE:

Using your Life for Reflection,
Connection, and Inspiration

Sonya Huber
Equinox Publications
 
THE CREATIVE
PHOTOGRAPHER

Catherine Anderson
Pixiq / Sterling Publishing

ECOLOGY / ENVIRONMENT

PLATO'S REVENGE: 
Politics in the 
Age of Ecology

William Ophuls
The MIT Press
  
THE QUIET WORLD: 
Saving Alaska’s 
Wilderness Kingdom
Douglas Brinkley
Harper / Harper Collins

WORLD 
WITHOUT FISH

Mark Kurlansky, ill 
Frank Stockton

Workman Publishing

 FICTION



FROM THIS WICKED
PATCH OF DUST

Sergio Troncoso
University
of Arizona Press

  


THE DREAMSELLER:
The Calling

Augusto Cury
Simon & Schuster/Atria


THE MEMOIRS
OF JOHN F. KENNEDY:

a novel

Donald James Lawn
Castlefin Press

 FOOD / COOKING




DIABETES COMFORT FOOD COOKBOOK 
Robyn Webb
American Diabetes Assoc.

 FOOD / COOKING / HEALTHY EATING


THE FOOD LOVER'S GUIDE
TO WINE

Karen Page
Andrew Dornenburg
Little, Brown and Company
VEGGIYANA: 
The Dharma of Cooking
Sandra Garson
Wisdom Publications


WELCOMING KITCHEN: 
200 Delicious
Allergen & Gluten-Free Vegan Recipes
Kim Lutz
w/Megan Hart, MS, RD, LD
Sterling Publishing


 GIFT / SPECIALTY


A PRINCESS AND
HER GARDEN:

Becoming the
Queen of Yourself

Patricia R. Adson, Phd, 
w/ Jennifer E. Van Homer Center for Applications of Psychological Type
  

OPENING
THE GATES
OF THE HEART: 

A Journey of Healing
Carolyn CJ Jones
Gate Lady Publishing

PURPLE LEAVES,
RED CHERRIES:

A Gift for Mothers…
Tania Elfersy &
Andrea Katzman

Flower Cap Press

QUANTUM AFFIRMATIONS:
The New Energy Science for Conscious Manifestation
Monte Farber
Weiser Books

THE CODE:
Unlocking the Ancient Power of Your Birthday

Johanna Paungger
& Thomas Poppe

Beyond Words/Atria

THE ENCHANTED BIRTHDAY BOOK: Discover the Meaning and Magic of Your BIrthday

Amy Zerner & Monte Farber
Sterling Publishing/Ethos


THE SECRET LANGUAGE OF COLOR CARDS

Inna Segal 
Beyond Words/Atria


 GREEN LIVING / HOME / GARDEN / ARCHITECTURE

HOUSING RECLAIMED:
Sustainable Homes
for Next to Nothing

Jessica Kellner
New Society Publishers

  

POCKET NEIGHBORHOODS: Creating Small-Scale in a Large-Scale World
Ross Chapin
Taunton Press

TINY HOMES:
Simple Shelter

Lloyd Kahn
Shelter Publications



 GRIEVING / DEATH & DYING

A MOSAIC HEART:
Reshaping the Shards
of a Shattered Life

Terry Jones-Brady
Quartet Books
  
HISTORY OF
A SUICIDE:
My Sister’s Unfinished Lif
e
Jill Bialosky
Atria / Simon & Schuster

MY LIFE
AFTER LIFE:
a posthumous memoir
Galen Stollar,
KP Stoller, MD, ed
Dream Treader Press



SOMEONE TO TALK TO:
Finding Peace, Purpose & Joy
after Tragedy and Loss

Samantha M. White
Yankee Drummer Press


WHEN ALL THAT'S
LEFT OF ME IS LOVE 

Linda Campanella
Tate Publishing



 HEALTH & HEALING / WELLNESS / PREVENTION / VITALITY

FRIED:
Why You Burn Out
& How to Revive

Joan Borysenko, PhD
Hay House

JOURNEY TO THE HEART:
Secrets of Aboriginal Healing
Dr. Gary Holz with 
Robbie Holz
iUniverse

STOP ALZHEIMER'S NOW!

Bruce Fife, ND
Piccadilly Books

THE WISDOM OF
THE HEALING WOUND
 
David Knighton, MD
Health Communications, Inc.


YOUR BONES:

How You Can Prevent Osteoporosis & Have Strong Bones for Life Naturally

Lara Pizzorno, MA, LMT
w/Jonathan V. Wright, MD

Praktikos Books



 MEMOIR / PERSONAL JOURNEY

AMAZING ADVENTURES
OF A NOBODY

Leon Logothetis
Bettie Youngs Books


DIARY OF AN
ECO-OUTLAW:
An Unreasonable
Woman Breaks the Law
for Mother Earth

Diane Wilson
Chelsea Green
 

FOLLOWING
ATTICUS

Tom Ryan
William Morrow /
Harper Collins

                         

MY DYSLEXIA
 
Philip Schultz
W.W. Norton & Company

THE COMFORT GARDEN: 

Tales from the Trauma Unit

Laurie Barkin
Fresh Pond Press
 

 MULTICULTURAL / INDIGENOUS
FROM THIS WICKED PATCH OF DUST
Sergio Troncoso
University of Arizona Press
  

IN FLIGHT:
Two Novels of the
Philippines

Jose Dalisay 
Schaffner Press

THE BEAUTIFUL
ONE HAS COME
 
Suzanne Kamata
Wyatt-MacKenzie
 
THE NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE
OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS:

An American Slave
Don Mullan, ed
a little book company

 
TWO CENTURIES OF
BLACK LOUISVILLE:

A Photographic History
Mervin Aubespin, Kenneth Clay,
& J. Blaine Hudson
Butler Books



 PARENTING / FAMILY


GUIDE TO RAISING
A CHILD WITH DIABETES

Jean Betschart Roemer, MN, MSN, CRNP, CDE
American Diabetes Assoc.
  

PARENTING ADULT
CHILDREN: 
Real Stories of Families Turning Challenges into Successes
Fred Schloemer, EdD
Butler Books


SMART PARENTING FOR SMART KIDS
Eileen Kennedy-Moore, PhD & Mark Lowenthal, Psy
Jossey-Bass/Wiley

 
 
WORKING PARENTS, THRIVING FAMILIES:
10 Strategies That
Make a Difference

David J. Palmiter, Jr,
PhD, ABPP

Sunrise River Press
 

 

 PHOTOGRAPHY / ART


MISSED CONNECTIONS:

Love, Lost & Found

Sophie Blackall
Workman Publishing

TIFFANY’S SWEDENBORGIAN ANGELS
Mary Lou Bertucci & Joanna Hill
Swedenborg Foundation Press
 POETRY

IN THE PALMS OF ANGELS
Terri Kirby Erickson
Press 53

INTO THE FIRE: 

Words Collected on
the Road to Silence
Margaret Coyle Irsay
One Body Works Publishing
 PERSONAL GROWTH / SELF HELP / PSYCHOLOGY

ATTITUDE
RECONSTRUCTION:

A Blueprint for Building
a Better Life
Jude Bijou
Riviera Press
HAPPINESS
Joan Chittister
W. B. Eerdmans Publishing
 
HIDDEN TREASURE: 
Uncovering the Truth in
Your Life Story

Gangaji
Tarcher/Penguin


REBOOT YOUR LIFE:

Energize Your Career
& Life by Taking a Break
Catherine Allen, 
Nancy Bearg, Rita Foley, Jaye Smith

Beaufort Books


THE ART OF
UNCERTAINTY:
How to Live in the Mystery
of Life and Love it

Dennis Merritt Jones
Tarcher/Penguin

THE CREATIVE
CONVERSATION
ArtMaking as
Playful Prayer

Bridget Benton
Eyes Aflame Publishing
RELATIONSHIPS

HAPPY TOGETHER

Creating a Lifetime
of Connection, 
Commitment, and Intimac
y
Bill Cloke, PhD
Pacific Highlands Press


REBUILDING
TRUST IN THE WORKPLACE
Dennis Reina
&
Michelle Reina

Berrett-Koehler

 

WABI SABI
LOVE
 
Arielle Ford HarperOne/HarperCollins
RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY – EASTERN

SONG OF THE
TRUSTING HEART

Tamarack Song
Sentient Publications

STUMBLING INTO INFINITY:
An Ordinary Man in the Sphere of Enlightenment

Michael Fischman
Morgan James Publishing
 
THE PATH OF THE
YOGA SUTRAS

Nicolai Bachman
Sounds True

WALKING THE TIGER’S PATH:

A Soldier’s Spiritual Journey in Iraq

Paul M. Kendel
Tendril Press
RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY – OTHER

A BRANCH FROM THE LIGHTNING TREE:

Ecstatic Myth and

Grace in Wildness

Martin Shaw
White Cloud Press


THE CALL OF SEDONA:
Journey of the Heart
Ilchi Lee
Best Life Media


TRANSCENDENCE:
Healing and Transformation Through Transcendental Meditation
Norman E. Rosenthal, MD Tarcher/Penguin
RELIGION / SPIRITUALITY – WESTERN

A SWEDENBORG
SAMPLER

Emanuel Swedenborg
Swedenborg
Foundation Press


A PUBLIC FAITH:
How the Followers 
of Christ Should Serve
the Common Good
Miroslav Volf 
Brazos Press

A VIEW FROM THE BACK PEW: 
God, Religion & Our
Personal Quest for Truth
Tim O’Donnell
Linchpin Publishing

AN ALTAR IN THE WORLD

Barbara Brown Taylor
HarperOne/HarperCollins

LOVE WINS

Rob Bell
HarperOne/
HarperCollins

THE CROSS AND THE LYNCHING TREE
James H. Cone
Orbis Books


THE ONENESS GOSPEL
:
Birthing the Christ Consciousness & Divine Human in You
Charlene M. Proctor, PhD Two Harbors Press


 

SCIENCE / COSMOLOGY

BEYOND
ANIMAL,
EGO, AND TIME:

The Human Odyssey
Jerry Parrick
HB Publishing

DEEP TRUTH:

Igniting the Memory of
Our Origin, History,
Destiny, and Faith

Gregg Braden
Hay House Publishing
 

NEW CONSCIOUSNESS
FOR A NEW WORLD

Kingsley L. Dennis
Inner Traditions
 


YOUR MAGIC SOUL:

How Science & Psychic Phenomena…
Jeffrey A. Marks
Arago Press

SOCIAL CHANGE

DESIGNING HEALTHY COMMUNITIES

Richard J. Jackson
w/ Stacy Sinclair

Jossey-Bass / Wiley

GLOBAL SENSE:

The 2012 Edition

Judah Freed
Hoku House / Media Visions

THE WHOLE-BRAIN
PATH TO PEACE
James Olson
Origin Press
 

 


TWITTER FOR GOOD
 
Claire Diaz-Ortiz
Jossey-Bass / Wiley
 

 


WALK OUT, WALK ON
Margaret Wheatley & 
Deborah Frieze
Berrett-Koehler Publishers

 


WOMEN'S INTERESTS



BREAK YOUR 
OWN RULES

Jill Flynn, Kathryn Heath, Mary Davis Holt
Jossey-Bass/Wiley


MANY BLESSINGS:

A Tapestry of Accomplished
African American Woman
Sonnee Weedn, PhD
Chispa Publishing
 

TOPIC OF CANCER:

Riding the Waves
of the Big C

Meg Stafford
 Virginia Martin Press / Wyatt McKenzie




WILD FEMININE:

Finding Power, Spirit & Joy in the Female Body

Tami Lynn Kent
Beyond Words/Atria


CHILDREN'S BOOKS

CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED (GRADES 3-6)

 

FRANCIS WOKE UP EARLY

Josephine Nobisso, ill.
 Maureen Hyde

Gingerbread House Publishing
 

GHOST HANDS
 
T.A. Barron, ill
William Low
Penguin Group/
Philomel Books
 


TAKE THE TIME:

Mindfulness for Kids
Maud Roegiers
Magination Press
 

THE WHITE
BALLETS

Rajka Kupesic
Tundra Books

THE WIZARD WHO SAVED THE WORLD

Jeffrey Bennett, ill.
Roberta Collier-Morales
Big Kid Science


WINTERBERRIES AND APPLE BLOSSOMS
 
Nan Forler, paintings by
Peter Etril Snyder

Tundra Books

CHILDREN'S NONFICTION (GRADES 1-6)
 

AT HOME WITH THE
GOPHER TORTOISE:

The Story of a Keystone Species
Madeleine Dunphy, ill. Michael Rothman
Web of Life Children’s Books
 

CURIOUS CRITTERS
 
David FitzSimmons
Wild Iris Publishing

CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS (PRESCHOOL-GRADE 2)
 

I’M LIKE YOU,
YOU’RE LIKE ME
 
Cindy Gainer, ill.
Miki Sakamoto

Free Spirit Publishing

SNUTT THE IFT:

A Small But Significant
Chapter in the Life
of the Universe

Helen Ward
Little Pickle Press
 
MIDGRADE / TEEN FICTION
 

FIRST DESCENT
Pam Withers
Tundra Books

MY LIFE WITH
THE LINCOLNS

Gayle Brandeis
Henry Holt & Co.

SALTWATER TAFFY
 
Eric DelaBarre
Seven Publishing
 
THE DRAGON TURN
 
Shane Peacock
Tundra Books
 

MIDGRADE / TEEN NONFICTION

A PRINCESS AND HER GARDEN:
Becoming the 
Queen of Yourself
Patricia R. Adson & 
Jennifer E. Van Homer
Center for Applications of Psychological Type

DO SOMETHING!
 

A Handbook for
Young Activists

Nancy Lublin
Workman Publishing

SCRIBBLING WOMEN

Marthe Jocelyn
Tundra Books
   
THE WISDOM TREE & THE RED SWING 
Carol L. MacAllister
Take Charge Books