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2023 NAUTILUS WINNERS Categories 1-10

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Grand Winner
Animal & Nature - Gold

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Reclaiming the Sacred: Healing Our Relationships with Ourselves and the World
Jeff Golden

Self Published

01. AGING CONSCIOUSLY  |  GOLD WINNERS

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Alive Until You're Dead: Notes on the Home Stretch
Susan Moon
Shambhala Publications

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Fairy Tale Wisdom: Stories for the Second Half of Life

William L. Randall, Barbara Lewis, & W. Andrew

Achembaum
ElderPress Books

01. AGING CONSCIOUSLY  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Moonlight Serenade: Embracing Aging Mindfully

Gordon Wallace, Ph.D.

Friesen Press

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The Back Forty: 7 Essential Embraces to Launch Life's Radical Second Half

Friesen Press

Hunter Arts Publishing

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The 60-Something Crisis: How to Live an Extraordinary Life in Retirement

Barbara L Pagano
ElderPress Books

02. ANIMALS & NATURE  | GOLD WINNERS

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The Creative Lives of Animals

Carol Gigliotti

NYU Press

The Sounds of Life: How Digital Technology Is Bringing Us Closer to the Worlds of Animals

The Sounds of Life: How Digital Technology Is Bringing Us Closer to the Worlds of Animals and Plants

Karen Bakker

Princeton University Press

02. ANIMALS & NATURE  | SILVER WINNERS

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Otherlands

Thomas Halliday

Penguin Random House

Sacred Sendoffs: An Animal Chaplain’s Advice For Surviving Animal Loss, Making Life Meanin

Sacred Sendoffs: An Animal Chaplain’s Advice For Surviving Animal Loss, Making Life Meaningful, & Healing The Planet

Sarah A. Bowen

Monkfish Book Publishing

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Sentient: How Animals Illuminate the Wonder of Our Human Senses
Jackie Higgins

Atria Books, Simon, and Schuster

02. ANIMALS & NATURE: FOCUSED TOPICS | GOLD WINNER

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A World in a Shell Snail Stories for a Time of Extinctions

Thom van Dooren

The MIT Press

02. ANIMALS & NATURE: FOCUSED TOPICS | SILVER WINNERS

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A Most Remarkable Creature

Jonathan Meiburg

Alfred A. Knopf, Penguin Random House

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Animal Biographies: Toward a History of Individuals

Éric Baratay, author, Lindsay Turner, translator

University of Georgia Press

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Life on the Rocks: Building a Future for Coral Reefs

Juli Berwald

Riverhead Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House

03. BODY, MIND & SPIRIT PRACTICES  |  GOLD WINNER

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Mind Fuel

Bear Grylls and Will Van Der Hart

John Murray Press

03. BODY, MIND & SPIRIT PRACTICES  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Connecting to the Earth's Limitless & Natural Healing Energy Made Simple

Michiel U.R. David

Earth Energy Management

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Essentials of Medical Intuition: A Visionary Path to Wellness

Wendie Colter

Watkins Publishing

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Drawn into the Dream: How Drawing Your Dreams Can Take You to the Land of Awes

Walter Berry

Precocity Press

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Healing Against The Odds: How To Rise From The Ashes Of Cancer

Leslie Peake

Red Thread Publishing

03. BODY ~ MIND ~ SPIRIT PRACTICES: FOCUSED TOPIC YOGA | GOLD WINNERS

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Pause, Rest, Be: Stillness Practices for Courage in Times of Change

Octavia Raheem

Shambhala Publications

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The Esoteric Science of Restorative Yoga; Lost Technology of Consciousness

Paul Archer

Self Published

03. BODY ~ MIND ~ SPIRIT PRACTICES: FOCUSED TOPIC YOGA | SILVER WINNERS

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Fallen Star: A Return to Self through the Eight Limbs of Yoga

Molly Chanson and Anne Chanson - Illustr

Shanti Arts

The Energy to Heal - Find Lasting Freedom From Stress and Trauma Through Energy Medicine Y

The Energy to Heal - Find Lasting Freedom From Stress and Trauma Through Energy Medicine Yoga

Lauren Walker

Llewellyn Worldwide

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Water Yoga

Christa Fairbrother

Singing Dragon

04A. BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP (SMALL PRESS, SELF-PUBLISHED)  |  GOLD WINNERS

Cultivating Transformations - A Leader's Guide to Connecting the Soulful and the Practical

Cultivating Transformations - A Leader's Guide to Connecting the Soulful and the Practical

Jardena London, Ivan Petrushevski cover art

BAI Press

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Leading Through Loss: How to Navigate Grief at Work

Margo M Fowkes 

Find Your Harbor Press

04A. BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP (SMALL PRESS, SELF-PUBLISHED)  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Changemaker Playbook: The New Physics of Leadership in a World of Explosive Change

Henry F. De Sio, Jr.

Nicholas Brealey Publishing

Maximum Impact Potential- How To Own Your Value Become A Wealth Circulator And Uplift Mill

Maximum Impact Potential: How To Own Your Value Become A Wealth Circulator And Uplift Millions

Alok Appadurai

WorldChangers Media

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First Generation Wealth: Three Guiding Principles for LongLasting Wealth and an Enduring Family Legacy

Robert Balentine, Adrian Cronje, PhD

Linx

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Promotions Are SO Yesterday: Redefine Career Development. Help Employees Thrive

Julie Winkle Giulioni

ATD Press

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The Zen Executive: Gems of Wisdom for Enlightened Leadership

Jim Blake

Unity Books

04B. BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP (LARGE PUBLISHER)  |  GOLD WINNERS

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Hangry: A Startup Journey

Mike Evans

HBG/Legacy Lit

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Leading Inclusion

Gena Cox

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04B. BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP (LARGE PUBLISHER)  |  SILVER WINNERS

Choosing Leadership- Revised and Expanded- How to Create a Better Future by Building Your

Choosing Leadership: Revised and Expanded: How to Create a Better Future by Building Your Courage, Capacity, and Wisdom

Linda Ginzel

Health Communications, Inc.

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LIFT: Fostering The Leader In You Amid Revolutionary Global Changes

Faisal Hoque

Fast Company Press

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Leading with Empathy: Understanding the Needs of Today's Workforce

Gautham Pallapa

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

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Power, for All

Julie Battilana, Tiziana Casciaro

Simon and Schuster

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Unmuted-How to Show Up, Speak Up, and Inspire Action

Heather Hansen

Bloomsbury Business UK

04B. FOCUSED TOPIC  |  SILVER WINNER

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Financial Adulting

Ashley Feinstein Gerstley

Wiley & Sons

05. CREATIVITY & INNOVATION  |  GOLD WINNER

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Someday Is Today: 22 Simple, Actionable Ways to Propel Your Creative Life

Matthew Dicks

New World Library

05. CREATIVITY & INNOVATION  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Buoyant: The Entrepreneur's Guide to Becoming Wildly Successful, Creative, and Free

Susie deVille

Page Two

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Critique is Creative: The Critical Response Process in Theory and Action

Liz Lerman, John Borstel

Wesleyan University Press

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The Creative Trance: Altered States of Consciousness and the Creative Process

Tobi Zausner

Cambridge University Press

05. FOCUSED TOPIC: WRITING  |  GOLD WINNER

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Voice First: A Writer's Manifesto

Sonya Huber

University of Nebraska Press

05. FOCUSED TOPIC: WRITING  |  GOLD WINNER

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Story and Structure: A Complete Guide

Leon Conrad, Jason Chuang- Illustr

The Squeeze Press

06. ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT  |  GOLD WINNERS

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At Home on an Unruly Planet

Madeline Ostrander

Henry Holt and Company

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The Planet You Inherit: Letters to My Grandchildren When Uncertainty's a Sure Thing

Larry L. Rasmussen

Broadleaf Books

06. ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Earthlings

Adrian Parr

Columbia University Press

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Returning the Self to Nature: Undoing Our Collective Narcissism and Healing Our Planet

Jeanine M. Canty

Shambhala Publications

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Mirrors in the Earth: Reflections on Self-Healing from the Living World

Asia Suler

North Atlantic Books

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Writer in a Life Vest: Essays from the Salish Sea

Iris Graville

Homebound Publications

07A. FICTION (SELF-PUBLISHED, SMALL PRESS)  |  GOLD WINNER

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Where Butterflies Go to Die

Michael Ringering

Evolved Publishing Inc

07A. FICTION (SELF-PUBLISHED, SMALL PRESS)  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Goods & Effects

Al Schnupp

Golden Antelope Press

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The Chinese Woman from the Painting

Florence Tholozan (author), N. Theo (Translator)

Harvard Square Editions

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Soulful Return

Fidelis O Mkparu

DX VAROS PUBLISHING

The Lottery Winner’s Greatest Ride- A Millionaire, A Young Reporter . . . And A Journey To

The Lottery Winner’s Greatest Ride: A Millionaire, A Young Reporter . . . And A Journey To Find What Matters Most

Skip Johnson

Self Published

07A. FOCUSED TOPIC: SPIRITUAL FICTION  |  GOLD WINNER

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Return of the Avatars: The Cosmic Architect Tools of Our Future Becoming

Anneloes Smitsman, Jean Houston

Oxygen Publishing

07A. FOCUSED TOPIC: SPIRITUAL FICTION  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Confluence

Mary Elizabeth Gillilan

Independent Writers Studio Press

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Holy Parrot

Angel A

Angel's Leap

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Ekstasis – The Return of the Sovereign Heart

M.I.Dugast

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

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Weep, Woman, Weep

Maria DeBlassie

Kitchen Witch Press

07A. FOCUSED TOPIC: HISTORICAL FICTION  |  GOLD WINNER

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The Picture Bride

Lee Geum-yi, translated by An Seonjae

Macmillan

07A. FOCUSED TOPIC: HISTORICAL FICTION  |  SILVER WINNER

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Not A Real Enemy The True Story of a Hungarian Jewish Man's Fight for Freedom

Robert Wolf with Janice Harper

Amsterdam Publishers

07A. FOCUSED TOPIC: GRAPHIC NOVEL  |  SILVER WINNER

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Ancient Futures Episode One: The Rise of Valentino Cruz

Steven White, Aaron McConnell -  Illustr

Seven Studio, LLC

07B. FICTION (LARGE PUBLISHER)  |  GOLD WINNER

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Lark Ascending

Silas House

Algonquin Books

07B. FICTION (LARGE PUBLISHER)  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Into The Attic

Ellen Sherman

Koehlerbooks

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The Unhiding of Elijah Campbell

Kelly Flanagan

InterVarsity Press

08. FOOD, COOKING, & HEALTHY EATING  (SMALL PRESS) |  GOLD WINNERS

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LOVE Peace & Vegetables: Recipes for Conscious Living

Marcela Benson

Infinite Light Publishing & Media, LLC

From Scratch Adventures in Harvesting, Hunting, Fishing, and Foraging on a Fragile Planet.

From Scratch Adventures in Harvesting, Hunting, Fishing, and Foraging on a Fragile Planet

David Moscow, Jon Moscow

Permuted Press

08. FOOD, COOKING, & HEALTHY EATING  (SMALL PRESS) |  SILVER WINNERS

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Flavour with Benefits: France

Cathy Connally, Charley Best, Camilla Charnock -Illustr

Collesano Publishing

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NOURISH: Plant-based Recipes to Feed Body Mind and Soul

Terry Walters, Sarah Snow, Megan Snow- Illustrs, Julie Bidwell-photography

Terry Walters, LLC

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The Bengali Five Spice Chronicles - Expanded Edition

Rinku Bhattacharya

Hippocrene Books

08. FOOD, COOKING, & HEALTHY EATING  (SMALL PRESS) |  GOLD WINNERS

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Good Enough

Leanne Brown

Workman Publishing

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Cooking from the Spirit

Tabitha Brown

William Morrow

08. FOOD, COOKING, & HEALTHY EATING  (LARGE PRESS) |  SILVER WINNERS

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Easy Plant-Based Cooking for Two

Lei Shishak

Skyhorse Publishing

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Our Fermented Lives: A History of How Fermented Foods Have Shaped Cultures & Communities

Julia Skinner

Storey Publishing

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The Humane Table

Dr. Robin R. Ganzert

Green Leaf

09. GIFT & SPECIALTY  |  GOLD WINNER

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No Justice, No Peace

Devin Allen

Legacy Lit

09. GIFT & SPECIALTY  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Mom Milestones

Grace Farris

Workman Publishing

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The Path to Kindness: Poems of Connection and Joy

Edited by James Crews

Storey Publishing

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Why We Travel

Patricia Schultz

Workman Publishing

09. FOCUSED TOPIC: DAILY WISDOM BOOKS  |  GOLD WINNERS

Flourish, A 365-Day Guided Path Towards Love- How to Experience More Joy, Live with More I

Flourish, A 365-Day Guided Path Towards Love: How to Experience More Joy, Live with More Intention, and Be True to Yourself

Allison McCabe Bruce

Flourish Integral Health

The Way of the Goddess- Daily Rituals to Awaken Your Inner Warrior and Discover Your True

The Way of the Goddess: Daily Rituals to Awaken Your Inner Warrior and Discover Your True Self Ananta Ripa Ajmera, Gaby Gohlar- Illustr

Penguin Random House TarcherPerigee Imprint

09. FOCUSED TOPIC: DAILY WISDOM BOOKS  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Rise and Shine - How to transform your life, morning by morning

Kate Oliver & Toby Oliver

Piatkus

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Love is Everything: A Year with Hadewijch of Antwerp

Andrew Harvey, Translator

Medio Media

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Glossary of Life - A Path to Joy, Balance, and Peace

Manny Garcia

Self Published

09. FOCUSED TOPIC: CARD DECKS  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Joy Cards

Michelle Burke, Lilamani de Silva (co-author/Illustr)

Beyond Words Publishing

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The Weiser Tarot (Revised and updated edition)

Arthur Edward Waite, Pamela Colman Smith, and The Editors of Weiser Books

Red Wheel/Weiser LLC

10. GREEN, RESTORATIVE PRACTICES / SUSTAINABILITY  |  GOLD WINNERS

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Charged

James Morton Turner

University of Washington Press

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Mini-Forest Revolution: Using the Miyawaki Method to Rapidly Rewild the World

Hannah Lewis

Chelsea Green Publishing

10. GREEN, RESTORATIVE PRACTICES / SUSTAINABILITY  |  SILVER WINNERS

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Our Plastic Problem and How to Solve It

Sarah J Morath, Abigail Johnson - Illustr, Charlotte Morath, cover art

Cambridge University Press

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The Blue Revolution: Hunting, Harvesting, and Farming Seafood in the Information Age

Nicholas P. Sullivan

Island Press

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Wild Plant Culture: A Guide to Restoring Edible and Medicinal Native Plant Communities

Jared Rosenbaum

New Society Publishers

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