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Announcing the Results of the 2016 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards
Announcing the Results of the 2016 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards
10th ANNUAL AWARDS

Jenkins Group is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards. Launched in 2007, the awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children's books and t …   read more

IPPY New Year
IPPY New Year
by Lauren White / January 2017

A Collection of Resolutions from IPPY Medalists

Happy New Year, from all of us at Independent Publisher and the IPPY Awards to you! As we reflect back on 2016, we can't help but feel incredibly grateful for all of the hard work, talent, and innovat …   read more

2017 Illumination Book Awards Medalists
2017 Illumination Book Awards Medalists
4th Annual Awards

Shining a Light on Exemplary Christian Books

Jenkins Group is proud to announce the winners of the Fourth Annual Illumination Book Awards. The awards are designed to honor and bring increased recognition to the year's best new titles written and …   read more

Your 2017 Bookish Calendar
Your 2017 Bookish Calendar
by Jillian Bergsma Manning / January 2017

The Top Events for Authors, Readers, and Publishers

Welcome to 2017! As you gear up with your writerly resolutions (read some of our resolutions for inspiration!), be sure to check out our list of more than 20 conferences, festivals, and expos. You can …   read more

Spotlight on the Independent Publisher Book Awards
Spotlight on the Independent Publisher Book Awards
by the Book Awards Team / January 2017

Recognizing “IPPY” Excellence for 21 Years

The IPPY Awards were founded in 1996 with the goal of recognizing and promoting independently published books. For the past twenty-plus years, that goal has remained intact - despite changes in our me …   read more

Coming This Month
Coming This Month
by Lauren White / January 2017

Notable January Indie Press Releases

Each month, our staff chooses several notable books released from indie presses and hybrid publishers.Check out our top picks for the best new releases from indie presses this January - a mix of ficti …   read more

2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards Results
2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards Results
20th Annual Awards

Recognizing Excellence in Independent Publishing

Congratulations and sincere thanks to the independent authors and publishers who participated in our 20th annual, 2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards contest.Here are the gold, silver and bronze me …   read more

2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards Regional & Ebook Results
2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards Regional & Ebook Results
20th Annual Awards

Recognizing Excellence in Independent Publishing

Here are the results of the 2016 Independent Publisher Regional and Ebook Awards, presented to the year's best titles published in these important and growing divisions of independent publishing.Liste …   read more

Announcing the 2016 Outstanding Books of the Year
Announcing the 2016 Outstanding Books of the Year
20th Annual Awards

Recognizing the Daring Spirit of Independent Authors and Publishers

For 33 years our mission at Independent Publisher has been to recognize and encourage the work of publishers who exhibit the courage and creativity necessary to take chances, break new ground, and bri …   read more

Announcing the Results of the 8th Annual Living Now Awards
Announcing the Results of the 8th Annual Living Now Awards
September 2016

Recognizing the Year's Best Books for Better Living

Jenkins Group is proud to announce the results of the Eighth Annual Living Now Book Awards. Launched in 2008, the awards are designed to honor the year's best books that help readers attain healthier, …   read more