Features

Independent Rocket Science
Independent Rocket Science
Letter from the Editor

The July Issue

Now that Independence Day is past, let us concentrate on “Independent Days” for the rest of the year. Yes, indie authors and publishers CAN compete with the big royalty publishing houses, …   read more

15 Ways to Support Authors
15 Ways to Support Authors
by Jillian Bergsma Manning / July 2016

How to spread the word in the writing community

We all know the book market is more competitive than ever. The good news is, the publishing world is also becoming more collaborative than ever too. Whether you are an author, know an author, or just …   read more

The Future of Books
The Future of Books
By Jessica Klimczak / July 2016

Print vs. Digital

'We socialize, work, and play games electronically, but when it's time to read for enjoyment, do we prefer the ruffle of our well-thumbed, paper books or a digital experience in the palm of our hand?' …   read more

K.M. Weiland: Helping Writers Become Authors
K.M. Weiland: Helping Writers Become Authors
by Lauren White with K.M. Weiland / July 2016

Indie Groundbreaking Blog

In the last several years, blogging has become a major force in every industry, and publishing is no exception. Whether blogs rank books, provide a unique spin on the book review, or offer curated adv …   read more

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

Notable July Indie Book 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 July - a mix of fiction, …   read more

On Elie Wiesel
On Elie Wiesel
by Lauren White / July 2016

Witness, Writer

Renowned author Elie Wiesel passed away Saturday, July 2nd, and his death has elicited a steady stream of tributes to his life and art from a variety of publications. As our own form of tribute, we he …   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