Each year a list of books representing the literary heritage of the affiliates of the Library of Congress Center for the Book is distributed by the Center for the Book during the National Book Festival in Washington, D. C.  The books on this list are by authors representing all 50 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. As one of the state affiliates, the Washington Center for the Book has been honored to feature these books to represent the Evergreen state.
book cover for Maurice by Jessixa Bagley. A dog plays a red accordion on the streets of Paris. The cover for We Hereby Refuse: Japanese American Resistance to Wartime Incarceration by Frank Abe, Tamiko Nimura, Ross Ishikawa, and Matt Sasaki. A Japanese American person stands with luggage in front of a shoe repair shop. the book cover for the last cuentista by donna barba higuera. winner and finalist seals are shown on the book cover. newbery, pura belpre and WSBA finalist.
the book cover for red paint: the ancestral autobiography of a coast salish punk by Sasha taqʷšəblu LaPointe. the author, wearing red lipstick and eyeshadow is in a green nw forest the cover of the sea in winter by christine day. the back of a small child standing in the snow is shown. the cover of Peanut Butter and Jelly: A Narwhal and Jelly Book by Ben Clanton. narwhal is eating something and jelly looks askance
the cover of all are welcome by alexandra penfold and suzanne kaufman. a diverse group of elementary school students crosses a cross walk with an adult who is a black man in a bright green sweater vest the cover of 'a ticket to the pennant: a tale of baseball in seattle' a child is scene standing in front of a stadium the book cover for waiting for high tide by nikki mcclure. a person does a cannonball into the water while a gull watches
the cover of dash by kirby larson. a child with braids holds a dog the book cover of enzo races in the rain by garth stein and r.w. alley. a picture of a smiling dog the book cover of the trouble with may amelia by jennifer l. holm. a girl holds a cat and sits on a fence in a farm
the cover for wheedle and the noodle by stephen cosgrove. a red fuzzy creature hugs a kitten with the space needle in the background the cover of envy by gregg olsen. a figure with long hair is seen in a bathtub in a room with green brick walls the book cover of larry gets lost in seattle illustrated by john skewes. a dog is shown in a public art sculpture
the cover of volcano by patricia lauber - showing a smoking snow covered volcano the cover of "jacob lawrence: american scenes, american struggles" by nancy shroyer howard. a jacob lawrence painting is on the cover. the cover of national book award winner "the absolutely true diary of a part-time diary" by sherman alexie. toys depicting a cowboy and "an indian" are shown.
the cover of twilight by stephanie meyer. pale hands hold a red apple. the book cover of eagle boy: a pacific northwest native tale retold by Richard Lee Vaughan - an eagles face is shown the cover for "where do i sleep? a pacific northwest lullaby" by jennifer blomgren and illustrated by Andrea Gabriel. a parent and young otter are shown lying down.
the cover for "seaman's journal: on the trail with lewis and clark" by patricia reeder eubank. a big newfie is shown on the cover a book cover for "ghost canoe" by will hobbs. two figures are shown in a canoe in white waters