“Maurice” and “We Hereby Refuse” to represent Washington at the 2023 National Book Festival!

Sara Peté/ July 11, 2023/ Uncategorized

The Washington Center for Book has selected one youth book and one adult book by Washington authors to represent the state at the 2023 National Book Festival: Maurice by Jessixa Bagley (Chronicle Books) and We Hereby Refuse: Japanese American Resistance to Wartime Incarceration by Frank Abe, Tamiko Nimura, Ross Ishikawa, and Matt Sasaki (Wing Luke Museum/Chin Music Press).

Find out more and download printable copies of our 2023 National Book Festival materials for yourself and to share with community members here.

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