The BookLife Prize Discovering Great Books, Supporting New Authors

6 06 2017

The grand prize is $5,000 and an author profile in Publishers Weekly, but all entrants receive a Critic’s Report, a brief critical assessment of their novel written by a Publishers Weekly reviewer.

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The BookLife Prize Discovering Great Books, Supporting New Authors

15 05 2017

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2017 PubWest Book Design Awards

5 04 2017

Update:  By popular demand, we’re extending the deadline for entering books into the 2017 PubWest Book Design Awards until Monday, May 1, 2017. The PubWest Book Design Awards recognize superior design and outstanding production quality of books, e-books and book mobile apps. For more information and submission instructions, please click here.

Book Design Awards

 Call for Submissions:
2017 PubWest Book Design Awards

Please click here for eligibility information and submission forms. The deadline for entering books into the 2017 PubWest Book Design Awards contest is Thursday, April 13th.

We are offering a four-for-three deal: submit three books, and a fourth entry is free!

The PubWest Book Design Awards recognize superior design and outstanding production quality of books, e-books and book mobile apps in 24 categories, as well as an overall Judges’ Choice Award selected from among the winners in each of those categories. Design Awards submissions will be judged on typography, jacket and cover design, interior design, format, selection of materials used, and printing and binding production quality.

The PubWest Book Design Awards are effective tools for marketing your books, and for recognizing your design and production staff and suppliers. We will publicize the winners to the publishing media and showcase them at the 2018 PubWest conference in Pasadena, California, February 15-17, 2018, and the grand prize winner will receive a complimentary pass to the 2018 conference.

 





BOOK AWARDS 2016-2017

9 08 2016

INDEPENDENT PUBLISHER BOOK AWARDS
RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE FOR 21 YEARS

 

First early-bird deadline is September 24, 2016. Enter soon to save!


We are proud to announce the reopen of the annual Independent Publisher Book Awards, conducted to honor the year’s best independently published titles. Jenkins Group will present the medals for the 21st annual Independent Publisher Book Awards in May 2017 in New York City in conjunction with the BookExpo America convention.

Click here to view the 2017 entry guidelines.
Click here to view the 2016 national winners.
Click here to view the 2016 regional and ebook winners.
Click here to view the 2016 outstanding winners.

 


LIVING NOW BOOK AWARDS
BOOKS FOR BETTER LIVING


The 2016 Living Now Awards are now closed for judging – best of luck to the entrants!

The Living Now Book Awards are designed to honor life-changing books, and to bring increased recognition to the year’s best lifestyle, homestyle, world-improvement and self-improvement books and their creators. We also present the Living Now Evergreen Book Medals, in five categories, to commemorate books published since the year 2000, for contributing to positive global change.

Click here to view the 2015 medalists.
Click here to view the Evergreen medalists.


MOONBEAM CHILDREN’S BOOK AWARDS
CELEBRATING YOUTHFUL CURIOSITY, DISCOVERY AND LEARNING THROUGH BOOKS


The FINAL entry deadline is this month – enter by August 20, 2016!

The Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards contest is designed to honor the year’s best children’s books, authors and illustrators. This year’s tenth annual Moonbeam Awards program is open to authors, illustrators, and publishers of children’s books written in English or Spanish and intended for the North American market.

Click here to view the 2015 medalists.
Click here to view the guidelines and entry form. 

 


ILLUMINATION BOOK AWARDS
SHINING A LIGHT ON EXEMPLARY CHRISTIAN BOOKS
Entry fee is just $85 per category until the second early-bird entry deadline on August 27. 

The Illumination Awards are intended to celebrate and recognize the exemplary books produced by the ever-growing Christian branch of publishing and bookselling. With 19 different categories, from Bible Study and Devotional to Education and Children’s Picture Book, Jenkins Group aims to recognize a broad range of diverse books, authors and publishers.

Click here to view the 2017 entry guidelines.


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AXIOM BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS
SUCCESS THROUGH KNOWLEDGE


Entry fee is just $85 per category until the second early-bird entry deadline on October 29th!

The prestigious Axiom Business Book Awards are presented in 22 business categories and serve as the premier list to help business book readers discover new and innovative works.

Click here to view the 2016 medalists.
Click here to view the 2017 entry guidelines.



 

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BOOK AWARDS CONTESTS FOR 2016

29 12 2015

http://www.independentpublisher.com/ipland/IPAwards.php

http://www.livingnowawards.com/how_to_enter.php

http://moonbeamawards.com/

http://www.axiomawards.com/

http://www.illuminationawards.com/

http://www.elitawards.com/





Feathered Quill Book Awards

2 12 2015

http://www.featheredquill.com/awardprogram.shtml





FIRST CALL: THE 2016 ERIC HOFFER BOOK AWARD

9 09 2015

FIRST CALL:  THE 2016 ERIC HOFFER BOOK AWARD
 
SMALL PRESSES  * ACADEMIC PRESSES  * MICRO PRESSES  *  SELF-PUBLISHERS -- $2,000 GRAND PRIZE -- LOW ENTRANCE FEE
 
New
 or old, we want to read your book. … Each year, independent publishers 
release extraordinary books to little or no recognition. The Eric Hoffer
 Book Award recognizes excellence in publishing. A SINGLE REGISTRATION 
gives you SIX WAYS TO WIN by genre, press, the Montaigne Medal, the da 
Vince Eye, the First Horizon Award, and the Hoffer grand prize. There is
 a category for every book. (See submission guidelines below or check 
our listing in Writer’s Market or visit www.HofferAward.com.) E-books 
also accepted.
 
          * $2,000 GRAND PRIZE * Low Entrance Fee of $55 * Many Categories *
          * E-BOOK categories for fiction and nonfiction *
          * New CHAPBOOK category at a reduced rate: $40 *
 
AWARDS/BENEFITS:
* $2,000 GRAND PRIZE (the Eric Hoffer Award for Books)
* Winner of the Montaigne Medal for most thought-provoking books
* Winner of the da Vinci Eye for best covers
* Winner of the First Horizon Award for debut authors
* Winner and First Runner-Up awarded for every category 
* Honorable Mentions for every category
* Individual Awards for Micro, Small, and Academic Presses, as well as Self-Published Books
* Coverage in The US Review of Books (www.theUSreview.com) and on www.HofferAward.com
* Gold Seal Certificates
* Worldwide Exposure
 
CATEGORIES:
 Art, Poetry, General Fiction, Commercial Fiction, Children, Young 
Adult, Culture, Memoir, Business, Reference, Home, Health, 
Self-Help/Spiritual, Legacy Fiction, Legacy Nonfiction, E-book Fiction, 
and E-book Nonfiction.
 
In this tough economic time, your book is
 always a great value, and the Eric Hoffer Book Award is the most 
economical way to achieve publicity and recognition. Read previous 
contest coverage in the US Review of Books (www.theUSReview.com) and 
view past winners and press releases at www.HofferAward.com.
 
Internet payment for entrance fee accepted. (visit www.HofferAward.com)