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2020 Distinguished Favorites

Adventure
Adventure

Solar Reboot by Matthew D. Hunt

Addiction & Recovery
Addiction & Recovery

Off The Rails: One Family's Journey Through Teen Addiction by Susan Burrowes

Animals-Pets
Animals-Pets

So You Want a Puppy by Raven Howell

Anthology
Anthology

She's Got This! Essays on Standing Strong and Moving On Edited by Joanne Hartman and Mary Claire Hill

Fall Award: NYC Big Book
Fall Award: NYC Big Book

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Audiobook
Audiobook

Tiny Tim and The Ghost of Ebenezer Scrooge - The sequel to A Christmas Carol by Norman Whaler

Autobiography
Autobiography

Goodbye Homeboy: How My Students Drove Me Crazy and Inspired a Movement by Steve Mariotti

Autobiography
Autobiography

Pick Myself Up & Dust Myself Off by Colin Caudell

Biography-General
Biography-General

"When I Go Back to My Home Country": A Remembrance of Archie Ammons by Emily Herring Wilson

Biography-Historical
Biography-Historical

Killing Pat Garrett, The Wild West's Most Famous Lawman - Murder Or Self-Defense? by David G. Thomas

Biography-Historical
Biography-Historical

Lewis R. Heim: Mechanical Genius of Modern Industry by Robert V. Jacobs

Book Cover Design-Nonfiction
Book Cover Design-Nonfiction

The Real James Bond: A True Story of Identity Theft, Avian Intrigue & Ian Fleming by Jim Wright

Book Cover Design-Nonfiction
Book Cover Design-Nonfiction

Savvy: Navigating Fake Companies, Fake Leaders and Fake News in the Post-Trust Era by Shiv Singh & Rohini Luthra

Book Cover Design-Fiction
Book Cover Design-Fiction

Cry of an Osprey by Angie Vancise

Book Interior Design Nonfiction
Book Interior Design Nonfiction

DataStory: Explain Data and Inspire Action Through Story by Nancy Duarte

Business-Entrepreneurship & Small Business
Business-Entrepreneurship & Small Business

No More Feedback: Cultivate Consciousness at Work by Carol Sanford

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Business-General
Business-General

Humanity Works: Merging Technologies and People for the Workforce of the Future by Alexandra Levit

Business-General
Business-General

Superhuman Innovation: Transforming Business with Artificial Intelligence by Chris Duffey

Business-General
Business-General

Transforming While Performing: How to Create a Culture of Innovation with Partners by Andres Angelani

Business-Motivational
Business-Motivational

Limitless: How to Ignore Everybody, Carve your Own Path, and Live Your Best Life by Laura Gassner Otting

Business-Motivational
Business-Motivational

3 Vital Questions: Transforming Workplace Drama by David Emerald

Business-Motivational
Business-Motivational

Business of a Spiritual Matter: What All Leaders of Faith-Based Nonprofits Should Know by M. Gasby Brown

Business-Motivational
Business-Motivational

The WOW Factor Workplace: How to Create a Best Place to Work Culture by Deb Boelkes

Cancer
Cancer

Cross of a Different Kind: Cancer & Christian Spirituality by Anthony Maranise

Cancer
Cancer

Required Reading for The Whole Cancer Thing. An Insider's Tale plus 101 "Must-Have" Survival Tips by Anne Kruse, M.S.

Career
Career

The Stars Are Lined Up for Military Spouses for Federal Careers by Kathryn Troutman

Career
Career

Yes is the Answer! What is the Question?: How Faith in People and a Culture of Hospitality Built a Modern American...by Cameron Mitchell

Caregiving
Caregiving

Personal Health Organizer by Anne McAwley-LeDuc, RN, APRN

Caregiving
Caregiving

Through the Rabbit Hole, Navigating the Maze of Providing Care by Trish Laub

Children's Educational
Children's Educational

See the Sea by Alese and Morton Pechter

Children's Educational
Children's Educational

Where Does Money Grow? by Beth McGuinness

Children's Fiction
Children's Fiction

Aline and the Blue Bottle by Carolina Ugaz-Morán

Children's Inspirational
Children's Inspirational

Granny's Trilogy by Jo Anne Cushman Burrill

Children's Inspirational
Children's Inspirational

IMAGINE THAT: The Magic of the Mysterious Lights by George Yuhasz

Children's Inspirational
Children's Inspirational

Rooster's Voice by Adriana Pernetz

Christian
Christian

Start with Jesus: How Everyday Disciples Will Renew the Church by Julianne Stanz

Coffee Table Book
Coffee Table Book

Living Mollusks by Charles E. Rawlings, M.D, J.D

Crime Fiction
Crime Fiction

The Iron Collar by Susan D. Peters

Cultural and Social Issues
Cultural and Social Issues

Stringing Rosaries: The History, the Unforgivable, and the Healing of Northern Plains American Indian Boarding Sch...by Denise K. Lajimodiere

Current Events
Current Events

Built to Suck: The Inevitable Demise of the Corporation...and How to Save It? by Joseph Jaffe

Death & Dying
Death & Dying

Peaceful Endings, Guiding the Walk to the End of Life and Beyond by Trish Laub

Education
Education

Meet the Principal: My Journey Beyond the Curriculum by Jane Blomstrand

Education
Education

TIPS A Guidebook for Teaching Excellence in ESL by Dan Manolescu

Education
Education

The Adaptive Teacher by John Barone & Charleen Katra

Fantasy
Fantasy

Band Of Innocence-Legacy by Robert Agnello

Book Design
Book Design

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Fine Arts
Fine Arts

The Art of Symeon Shimin by Tonia Shimin

General Fiction
General Fiction

Junkyard at No Town by J.C. Myers

General Fiction
General Fiction

Love in the Cretaceous by Howard W. Robertson

General Fiction
General Fiction

The Secret of Jessie Judas by E.M. Schorb

Grief
Grief

Woulda Been by Penny Ledbetter

Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction

The Lost Years of Billy Battles by Ronald E. Yates

Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction

Mirador by James Jennings

Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction

The Price of Compassion: The Golden City Book Four by A.B. Michaels

Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction

When We Were Brave by Karla M. Jay

Historical Fiction-Series
Historical Fiction-Series

The Crest, Book I of The Prophecy by Jerena Tobiasen

Historical Fiction-Series
Historical Fiction-Series

The Emerald, Book II of The Prophecy by Jerena Tobiasen

Historical Fiction-Series
Historical Fiction-Series

The Destiny, Book III of The Prophecy by Jerena Tobiasen

Horror
Horror

All Hollow by Simeon Courtie

How-to
How-to

The Non-Obvious Guide To Event Planning (For Kick-Ass Gatherings That Inspire People) by Andrea Driessen

Humor & Wit
Humor & Wit

The Misadventures of Rusty Kenneficke by Keith Thye

Inspiration
Inspiration

Night Threads: A Weaving of Soul Stories from the Dreamtime by Susan Andra Lion

Inspiration
Inspiration

The Light in 9/11: Shocked by Kindness, Healed by Love by Lisa Luckett

NYC Big Book Award
NYC Big Book Award

Accepting submissions from ALL publishers: www.nycbigbookaward.com

Inspiration
Inspiration

The Truth: The Biggest Cover-Up In History by Robert Barry

Inspiration
Inspiration

Truth To Triumph by Lily Sanders

Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Fiction

Figley vs. the Mookling Hat by Suzanne Cotsakos and Ryan McCulloch

Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Fiction

Secrets of Hominea By David W. Tollen

Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Fiction

The Mystery of the Lost Avenger by Linda Maria Frank

Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Fiction

The Red Coat by Madge H. Gressley

Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Fiction

Travels with Sushi in the Land of the Mind by Eduard Shyfrin

Leadership
Leadership

The Disruption Mindset: Why Some Organizations Transform While Others Fail by Charlene Li

Leadership
Leadership

The Virtual Divide: Tackling Your Challenges of Leading in a Virtual World by Ronald B Beach

Leadership
Leadership

The Journey of Not Knowing: How 21st Century Leaders Can Chart a Course Where There Is None by Julie Benezet

Legal Thriller
Legal Thriller

Ready for the People by Mike Langan

Legal Thriller
Legal Thriller

The Safecracker by James Garrison

LGBTQIA Fiction
LGBTQIA Fiction

Cry of an Osprey by Angie Vancise

LGBTQIA Fiction
LGBTQIA Fiction

Welcome to the Day by Keven Renken

Literary Fiction
Literary Fiction

American Corporate by Jeb Stewart Harrison

Literary Fiction
Literary Fiction

Clifford's Spriral: A novel by Gerald Everett Jones

Memoir
Memoir

The Magnolia Code by Joan Brooks Baker

Memoir
Memoir

Buy The Little Ones A Dolly by Rose E. Bingham

Memoir
Memoir

Fields of White Gold by George Ann Byrd Danehower

Memoir
Memoir

Africa in My Soul: Memoir of a Childhood Interrupted by Cheryl Duvall

Military Fiction
Military Fiction

The Emperor Strikes Back by Helena P. Schrader

Mind, Body, Spirit
Mind, Body, Spirit

The Way of the Simple Soul by Catherine Grace Landry

Book Award
Book Award

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Mystery
Mystery

The River Rat Murders: A Wind Grass Hill Novel by Frank L. Gertcher

Mystery
Mystery

The Red Hand by Michael Stephen Daigle

Mystery
Mystery

Saxxons in Witherston: A Witherston Murder Mystery by Betty Jean Craige

Mystery
Mystery

Preacher Finds a Corpse: An Evan Wycliff Novel by Gerald Everett Jones

New Fiction
New Fiction

Beloved Mother by Laura Hunter

New Fiction
New Fiction

The Enchanters' Child by Navya Sarikonda

New Fiction
New Fiction

Far Away Bird by Douglas A. Burton

New Nonfiction
New Nonfiction

Operations and Supply Chain Management Essentials You Always Wanted to Know by Ashley McDonough

Parenting and Family
Parenting and Family

Raising Independent, Self-Confident Kids: Nine Essential Skills to Teach Your Child or Teen by Wendy L Moss, Ph.D. and Donald A Moses, M.D.

Personal Growth
Personal Growth

Turn The Tables: From Challenges to Opportunities by Priya Kumar

Picture Books - Ages 4-8
Picture Books - Ages 4-8

Tex the Explorer: Journey Around the Earth by Ellie Smith

Picture Books - Ages 4-8
Picture Books - Ages 4-8

Oink and Gobble and the Missing Cupcakes by Norman Whaler

Picture Books - Ages 4-8
Picture Books - Ages 4-8

The Unlikely Journey of Leo the Leaf by William J. Barker, Jr.

Picture Books - All Ages
Picture Books - All Ages

The Rock and Roll Rolex by Cathy Kreutter

Photography
Photography

AFFINITIES Photographs by Timothy Hearsum Foreword: Arthur Ollman

Poetry
Poetry

Frozen Charlotte Poems by Susan de Sola

Poetry
Poetry

No Small Gift by Jennifer Franklin

Poetry
Poetry

The Ocean Cannot Be Blue by Kirsten Hampton

Poetry
Poetry

Save Our Ship by Barbara Louise Ungar

Poetry
Poetry

What We Have Instead Poems by Gus Speth

Political Thriller
Political Thriller

Black Dragon by David Benjamin

Religion: Fiction
Religion: Fiction

Eve of Awakening: Onoma Series Book 1 by Alisa Hope Wagner

Religion: Fiction
Religion: Fiction

The Priest by Bill Schubart

Religion: Nonfiction
Religion: Nonfiction

Come Fill This Place: A Journey In Prayer by Stacy Dietz

Religion: Nonfiction
Religion: Nonfiction

Kleptomaniac: Who's Really Robbing God Anyway? by Dr. Frank Chase Jr, Th.D

Religion: Nonfiction
Religion: Nonfiction

King Here: Never Too OLD, Too RICH or Too ANYTHING to Meet Jesus by Trish Porter Topmiller

Religion: Nonfiction
Religion: Nonfiction

Slay the Day: Your Daily Dose of Victory by Alisa Hope Wagner

Romance
Romance

The Brute and I by Suzanne Smith

Romance
Romance

The Exile by Gregory Phillips

Romantic Suspense
Romantic Suspense

Everybody Lies by Melanie A. Smith

Science Fiction
Science Fiction

Earth Log by Blaine C. Readler

Science Fiction
Science Fiction

Mind Gardens by Charles Stoll

Science Fiction
Science Fiction

Solar Reboot by Matthew D. Hunt

Self-Help: General
Self-Help: General

How to Kill Your Batman: A Guide for Male Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse Using Batman to Heal Hypervigilance by Ken Rogers

Self-Help: Motivational
Self-Help: Motivational

Enough as You Are by Peggy Weber

Self-Help: Motivational
Self-Help: Motivational

RESCRIPT the Story You're Telling Yourself: The Eight Practices to Quiet Your Inner Antagonist, Amplify Your Inner...by Colleen Georges

Self-Help: Spiritual
Self-Help: Spiritual

Simple Musings: A Collection of Spiritual Musings by Alisa Hope Wagner

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Self-Help: Spiritual
Self-Help: Spiritual

When God Says No by Judith Briles

Short Stories
Short Stories

Prudence in Hollywood and Other Stories by Ralph Cissne

Small Books
Small Books

What Lies Beneath by Pamela Hirschler

Social/Political Change
Social/Political Change

Solar Dividends: How Solar Energy Can Generate a Basic Income For Everyone on Earth by Robert Stayton

Spirituality
Spirituality

The Mythic Moons of Avalon by Jhenah Telyndru

Suspense
Suspense

The Count Of Baldpate by Sherrie Todd-Beshore

Suspense-Series
Suspense-Series

The Fixer: The Naked Man Katerina Mills - Book 1 by Jill Amy Rosenblatt

Suspense-Series
Suspense-Series

The Fixer: The Killing Kind Katerina Mills - Book 2 by Jill Amy Rosenblatt

Suspense-Series
Suspense-Series

The Fixer: The Last Romanov Katerina Mills - Book 3 by Jill Amy Rosenblatt

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Technology
Technology

Blockchain or Die: Learn to Profit From Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains by Eric L. Guthrie, Esq.

Thriller
Thriller

The Hubley Case by J. Lee

Thriller
Thriller

The Unseen by Lisa Towles

Visionary Fiction
Visionary Fiction

Just Love Everybody by Greg Ware

Well-Being
Well-Being

High-Vibe Crystal Healing by Jolie DeMarco

Western Fiction
Western Fiction

The Last Orphan by Jeffrey Lowder

Women's Issues
Women's Issues

Hidden Women: Celtic Burgundy & Europe by Jacqueline Widmar Stewart

Young Adult Fiction
Young Adult Fiction

Life Simply Moves On by Niedhie Agarwal

Young Adult Fiction
Young Adult Fiction

SHRUG: A Novel by Lisa Braver Moss

Young Adult Fiction
Young Adult Fiction

Someone in the Walls by Teymour Shahabi