Win the Benjamin Franklin Awards Trophy
Outskirts Press will enter your 2008
Only English language and Spanish language books with a copyright date of 2008 are eligible for submission to this year’s awards, the Outskirts Press deadline for which is November 15, 2008.
If your book is eligible, you may order this submission service from the Marketing Options screen of your author’s center. Outskirts Press will then handle everything for you, including:
|The Benjamin Franklin Awards are among the most respected Book Awards in the country. The awards recognize excellence in both editorial and design. The specific genre categories are judged by three industry professionals, coming from the library, bookstore, reviewer, designer, publicity and editorial markets.
TO ORDER: Access your Marketing Options screen in your author’s center and select the Benjamin Franklin Full Submission Service.Deadline for 2008 Copyright Books: November 15, 2008.
All finalists will be notified by May 2009. The winners in each category will be announced at the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards presentation during the Publishing University at the Book Expo of America. Finalists will receive a certificate of excellence; winners will receive the Benjamin Franklin Award trophy. All finalists will be displayed during the Publishing University and at the Awards Ceremony and all winners will be displayed in a special booth at Book Expo America.
Winners and finalists will also be featured on the IBPA website and in a special issue of the Outskirts Press e-mail newsletter and on this blog.
2. Arts (Art/Music/Photography)
4. Audiobook–Adult Fiction
5. Audiobook–Adult Nonfiction
9. Children’s Picture Book
10. Children’s Book & Audiobook Set
11. Coffee Table/Large Format
15. Gift Books/Small Format
16. Graphic Novel
17. Popular Fiction
19. Poetry/Literary Criticism
25. Juvenile/Young Adult–Fiction
26. Juvenile/Young Adult–Nonfiction
29. New Age/Metaphysics/Spirituality
30. Parenting/Family Issues
Is your book an award-winner? There’s only one way to find out. Submit it to the Ben Franklin Awards through Outskirts Press.
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