Nominations for the 2013 Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award are now open. This award honors books produced by small publishers each year for outstanding contribution to Christian life. The award’s goal is to bring recognition to quality Christian books by small publishers.
Nominations are being accepted in the following 12 categories:
- General Fiction
- Bible Study / Theology
- Biography / Memoir
- Christian Living
- Relationships / Family
- Children’s Book 4-8 years
- Children’s Book 8-12 years
- Young Adult (12+ years)
- Gift Books
- eBook Exclusive
Books must be published in 2011 or 2012 by a publisher with annual revenues of $400,000 or less. Nominated books must be Christian in nature and intended for the Christian marketplace. All nominated books must be printed in English and for sale in the United States. The fee to nominate a book is just $40. Nominations must be received by November 15, 2012.
Christian retailers and book readers will be invited to vote on the nominated titles in February and March 2013, resulting in extensive exposure for all books nominated. The winners of the award will be the books that receive the most votes.
Complete guidelines, eligibility, and the nomination form can be found on the Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award’s website at http://www.christianbookaward.com.