Independent Press Award

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2018 Winners

Adventure
Inside: One Woman's Journey Through the Inside Passage by Susan Marie Conrad
Adult Coloring Book
The Imaginary World of Jane F. Hankins--a Fine Art Coloring Book
by Jane F. Hankins
Aging
God Isn't Finished with Me Yet: Discovering the Spiritual Graces of Later Life by Barbara Lee
Animals - Pets
The Wrong Dog: An Unlikely Tale of Unconditional Love
by David Elliot Cohen
Art
Art of the National Parks: Historic Connections, Contemporary Interpretations
by Susan Hallsten McGarry
2018 Big Book Award
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Bk Cover Design-Fiction
Merlin at War (Dci Frank Merlin)
by Mark Ellis
BK Cover Design-Nonfiction
Come to the Lake-Reflections on a Cottage Life
by Anne Goodwin
Bk Cover Design-Children
Leo's Gift
by Susan Blackaby (Author),‎ Joellyn Cicciarelli (Author),‎ Carrie Schuler (Illustrator)
Bk Interior Design Nonfiction
Kahve-Topraktan Fincana (Turkish)
by Cenk R. Girginol
Business-Entrepreneurship
Cadence: A Tale of Fast Business Growth
by Pete Williams
Business-General
The Power of Company Culture: How Any Business Can Build...by Chris Dyer
Business-Motivational
Unlocking Happiness at Work:
by Jennifer Moss
Chick-Lit
Seeds of Intention (Hesse Creek Series-Vol. 2)
by Andrea Thome
Children's Fiction
Veronica and the Volcano
by Geoffrey Cook
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Childrens Religion
Leo's Gift
by Susan Blackaby (Author),‎ Joellyn Cicciarelli (Author),‎ Carrie Schuler (Illustrator)
Childrens-Nonfiction
42 Is Not Just a Number: The Odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American Hero
by Doreen Rappaport
Coffee Table Books
Cast: Art and Objects Made Using Humanity's Most Transformational Process
by Jen Townsend,‎ Renée Zettle-Sterling
Cookbooks-General
Happy Tummies: A Cookbook for New Mamas
by Karen Folcik
Cookbooks-Regional
Perfectly Aged: 40 Years of Recipes and Stories from the Taste of Texas
by Edd C. Hendee
Crafts-Hobbies
The Crochet Wildlife Guide
by Phillip Ha,‎ Jeff Wiehler
Crime Fiction
The Brambles by Leah Erickson
Cross Genre
The Composer's Legacy
by Michael DeStefano
Education
How Autism is Reshaping Special Education:
by Mark K. Claypool, John Michael McLaughlin
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Environment
Sustainable Business in Iowa: How Leading Companies Profit...
by Adam Hammes
Erotica
Unintended Consequences: a Psychological Romance by Carmen McGuinness
Fantasy
The Speaker (Vaelinel Trilogy)
by Andi O'Connor
Fiction
Love Reconsidered A Novel
by Phyllis J. Piano
Fine Art
Cast: Art and Objects Made Using Humanity's Most Transformational Process
by Jen Townsend and Renée Zettle-Sterling
Gift Books
Perfectly Aged: 40 Years of Recipes and Stories from the Taste of Texas
by Edd C. Hendee
Health, Fitness & Dieting
Beyond Beauty: Proven Secrets to Age Well, Look 10 Years Younger & and Live a Truly...
by Dr. Debbie M. Palmer
Historical Fiction
Angels & Patriots: Book One
by Salina B Baker
History: United States
Tubman Travels: 32 Underground Railroad Journeys on Delmarva by Jim Duffy
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Holiday
Off the Hook: A Christmas Ornament Adventure
by John J Arvai III
Horror
Antitheus
by G. A. Minton
How To
How To Meditate And Why
by Mara M. Zimmerman
Humor
Fierce, Funny, and Female: A Journey Through Middle America, the Texas Oil Field, and...
by Marti MacGibbon
Inspiration
Getting to Heaven By Going through Hell
by Dr. Scot Hodkiewicz
Judaism
Fragments: Architecture of the Holocaust: An Artist's Journey Through the Camps
by Karl Koenig
Juvenile Fiction
Jaspa's Journey: The Great Migration
by Rich Meyrick
Leadership
Expensive Sentences: Debunking the Common Myths that Derail Decisions and Sabotage Success by Jack Quarles
Legal Thriller
Justice Is for the Lonely: A Kristen Kerry Novel
by Steve Clark
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LGBTQ Fiction
Swearing Off Stars: A Novel
by Danielle Wong
LGBTQ Non-Fiction
Derby Girl: A Memoir
by Sammi Jones
Literary Fiction
This Could Have Been a Simple Story
by Ajla Terzic and John K. Cox
Memoir
Filling Her Shoes: A Memoir of an Inherited Family by Betsy Graziani Fasbinder
Military Fiction
Black Widow Bitches
by Victor Cass
Military Nonfiction
Route 9 Problem: The Battle for Lang Vei
by Dave Stockwell
Mind Body Spirit
Awake: The Purpose of Life and Why You Are Here by Toni Reilly
Multicultural Fiction
The Selah Branch
by Ted Neill
Mystery
The Last Train (Detective Hiroshi) (Volume 1)
by Michael Pronko
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New Adult Fiction
A Portal to Vibrancy
by Laurette Folk
New Fiction (Debut)
Wild World
by Peter S. Rush
Nonfiction
Jesus Approaches: What Contemporary Women Can Learn about Healing, Freedom... by Elizabeth Carpenter
Personal Growth
What's Your Magical Moment?: Disconnect to Reconnect with Your Real Life
by Gina Kloes
Photography
Perfectly Aged: 40 Years of Recipes and Stories from the Taste of Texas
by Edd C. Hendee
Picture Books - Ages 4-8
Golden Sparkles: An Introduction to Mindfulness
by Catarina R. Peterson and Mateya Arkova
Picture Books - All Ages
Jerome's Gift
by Trent Denham
Poetry
Reading Tea Leaves After Trump
by Thelma T. Reyna
Political Thriller
Presidential Conclusions
by Douglas J. Wood
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Pregnancy & Child Birth
Moving Beyond the Unspoken Grief:
by Dr Sarah Lnyy
Reference
EPIc Dog Tales: Heartfelt Stories About Amazing Dogs Living & Loving Life With Canine Epilepsy
by Dorothy Wills-Raftery
Relationships
I Hear You: The Surprisingly Simple Skill Behind Extraordinary Relationships by Michael S. Sorensen
Religion Fiction
The Wind That Shakes The Corn: Memoirs of a Scots Irish Woman by Kaye Park Hinckley
Romance
Mistress Suffragette
by Diana Forbes
Romantic Suspense
A Ring of Truth: A Henrietta and Inspector Howard Novel by Michelle Cox
Science Fiction
When the Eye Sees Itself
by Eric Borgerson
Self Help Motivational
Awake: The Purpose of Life and Why You Are Here by Toni Reilly
Self Help: General
Elevate: An Essential Guide to Life
by Joseph Deitch
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Self Help: Spiritual
Zen Rising: 366 Sage Stories to Enkindle Your Days by Tamarack Song
Short Stories
Bunny Man's Bridge: A Short Story Collection
by Ted Neill
Social/Political Change
It's the Economy, Stupid
by Christos A Djonis
Specialty Books
Electric Ancient Egyptians: Manipulating Atomic Structure With Human Electricity
by James Brown
Spiritual Contemporary
On Hope
by Pope Francis
Steampunk
Silent Meridian - Time Traveler Professor
by Elizabeth Crowens
Suspense
Archidamus
by Janet K. Shawgo
Teen
BFFs (Best Friends Forever) the First in the Alex's Dreams Trilogy
by Alexander Rutherford
Thriller
The Last Train by Michael Pronko
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Travel
Boarding Passes to Faraway Places
by Guy A. Sibilla
Urban Fantasy
The Wizards of Central Park West: Ultimate Urban Fantasy by Arjay Lewis
Visionary Fiction
Goddess Of The Wild Thing
by Paul DeBlassie III
Wellness
Beyond Beauty: Proven Secrets to Age Well, Look 10 Years Younger & Live a Truly Happy, Healthy Long Life by Dr Debbie M Palmer
NYC Big Book Award
Coming this Fall again!
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Women's Fiction
Swearing Off Stars: A Novel by Danielle Wong
Women’s Issues
Fierce, Funny, and Female: A Journey Through Middle America, the Texas Oil Field, and Standup Comedy by Marti MacGibbon
Young Adult Fiction
The Secret of Trail House Lodge: A Sophie Collins Mystery by Madge H Gressley
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