Features

Introducing the Water Cooler
Introducing the Water Cooler
August 4, 2016

Our Weekly News Round-Up

Introducing “The Water Cooler,” our new weekly digest of articles from around the web that our editors feel are of interest to members of the independent publishing community. While we val …   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

Pitch Perfect
Pitch Perfect
by Jillian Bergsma Manning / September 2016

A Step-by-Step Guide to the Query Process

Querying your manuscript to an agent or editor can be an exciting, stressful, time-consuming, and all-around dizzying process. Thousands upon thousands of manuscripts hit publishing professionals' inb …   read more

Green Light Your Book
Green Light Your Book
by Barbara Falconer Newhall

Getting Published — and Read — in Today’s Book Market

This post originally appeared on Barbara Falconer Newhall's blog and the Huffington Post. Until I met Brooke Warner, I thought I'd never need to read another how-to-get-published book. I've got a …   read more

Coming this Month
Coming this Month
by Lauren White / September 2016

September Notable Indie Press Releases

Each month, our editors choose several notable books released from indie presses and self-publishers.Check out our top picks for the best new releases from indie presses this September - a mix of fict …   read more

2016 Living Now Awards Evergreen Results
2016 Living Now Awards Evergreen Results
September 2016

Recognizing the Year's Best Books for Better Living

Three years ago, we launched the Evergreen Book Medals to commemorate world-changing books published since the year 2000. We all seek healthier, more fulfilling lives for ourselves and for the planet, …   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

2016 Illumination Awards Results
2016 Illumination Awards Results
3rd Annual Awards

Shining a Light on Exemplary Christian Books

Jenkins Group is proud to announce the winners of the Third 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

Announcing the 2016 Axiom Business Book Awards Results
Announcing the 2016 Axiom Business Book Awards Results
9th Annual Awards

Recognizing and Promoting the World's Best Business Titles

Congratulations to the medalists in the 2016 Axiom Business Book Awards!In August of 2007, Jenkins Group launched the Axiom Awards, “designed to honor the year's best business books and their au …   read more