Showing posts with label Family History in the Río Abajo. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Family History in the Río Abajo. Show all posts

Monday, September 28, 2015



June 11, 2015

For Immediate Release                                                                    

Contact: Kent Watson, Executive Director                                                        
Phone: (503) 901-9865
Email: kent@pubwest.org                                                                              

PubWest Announces 2015 Book Design Award Winners
 Category: Historical/Biographical Book
Family History in the Rio Abajo by Andrés Armijo — Rio Grande Books (Bronze); Production Manager: Paul Rhetts; Designer: Paul Rhetts; Printer: Thomson-Shore

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Andrés Armijo received the Historical Society of New Mexico "Fabiola Cabeza de Baca" Award, 2015 at the New Mexico History Conference annual award dinner for his book "Por constancia/So that it may be validated: Family History in the Río Abajo (Albuquerque: Río Grande Books, 2015).

Additional 2015 honorees included Malcolm Ebright, Rick Hendricks, Richard W. Hughes, Nasario García, Cipriano Federico Vigil, David L. Caffey, Max Evans, Ann Carson, Michael Stevenson, Mo Palmer and Sam White.



Monday, September 29, 2014

2014 New Mexico - Arizona Book Awards Nominee

Por constancia/so that it may be validated: Family History in the Río Abajo (2014) has been nominated in three categories for the 2014 New Mexico - Arizona Book Awards:
  • History Book - New Mexico Subject
  • Multi-cultural Subject (Hispanic, Native American, etc.)
  • Best Cover Design (Larger than 6x9 Trade)


This title, and Andrés Armijo's first award-winning book "Becoming a part of my history: Through Images & Stories of My Ancestors" (2010) are both published by Río Grande Books.



Both titles are available through the following retail stores and online at:

Amazon.com online