Next Generation Indie Book Awards for Self-Publishing Authors

How would you like some acknowledgment for all your hard work self-publishing? The best path to success in writing is to become an award-winning author. Don’t delay in submitting your work with the Next Generation Indie Book Awards. This is your chance to gain notoriety and instant mass exposure. Your book needs to have a copyright of 2014 or 2015 and this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity you don’t want to miss!

So what do you get when you win?

  1. Cold, Hard Cash! – Win up to $1,500 to the best Fiction and Non-Fiction books. $750 to the second best Fiction and Non-Fiction books. $500 to the third best Fiction and Non-Fiction books. $100 to the winner of each of the 60 categories.
  2. Award-Winning Author Recognition – Each winner/finalist will be able to promote themselves and their book as an award-winning author and award-winning book. We make it easy by offering authors many options to enhance your book covers and online presence upon winning an award.
  3. A listing in the 2015 Next Generation Indie Book Awards Catalog which will be distributed to thousands of book buyers, media, and others!
  4. An invitation to attend the Gala Awards Ceremony at a world famous landmark in New York City.
  5. The top 60 books will be reviewed by New York literary agent Marilyn Allen of Allen O’Shea Literary Agency for possible representation in areas such as distribution, foreign rights, film rights, and other rights. Ms. Allen has over 25 years of sales and marketing experience, including serving as Senior Vice President, Associate Publisher, and Director of Marketing for Harper Collins and directing sales and marketing teams for Simon & Schuster, Penguin Books and Avon Books. Ms. Allen has worked with many best-selling authors including Stephen King, Ken Follett, Barbara Kingsolver, John Gray, Mary Higgins Clark, and many more.
  6. All Finalists for the 2015 Next Generation Indie Book Awards will be selected and notified by mid-May 2015 and winners will be selected and notified before the end of May.

And, if you’re an Outskirts Press published author, the best (and easiest) part is: we can handle all of the submission details for you, including: sending a copy of your book to the judges, paying your award submission fee, and completing the entry forms for you. This all comes with our Indie Book Awards Submission option.

Click here for details or to reserve your spot now.

The registration deadline is this Friday, January 23, 2015.

Don’t Forget 2012 Just Yet! Start 2013 with Book Award Submissions

Let’s not be too hasty about putting 2012 to bed just yet. There’s still time to submit your 2012 book to major book award contests.

It used to be that simply having a published book was indicative of supremely high quality, but now that self-publishing is available for everyone, award recognition is one of the most powerful ways to make set your book apart. Outskirts Press books win statistically more awards than any other online publisher.

There are many book awards and contests available to indie authors; Outskirts Press has vetted them all to identify 6 of the most promising and meaningful. But time’s growing short! For a short time, you can still enter book awards and save 25% when you submit your book to all six with the Book Award Submissions Package. The package includes everything you need to enter 6 major book contests. We even take care of submitting your book to each contest.

The six awards are:

  • Writer’s Digest International Self-Published Awards
  • The National Best Books Awards
  • The Next Generation Indie Book Awards
  • The Reader Views Literary Awards
  • The Benjamin Franklin Awards (ACT NOW)
  • ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Awards

Outskirts Press facilitate the submission to all these contests for you so you’re free to do other things — like write! With your purchase of this package, we will handle all the details, including:

  • the award submission fee
  • registering your book with the contest
  • sending them each the necessary review copies of your book
  • accurately and completely filling out the necessary entry forms
  • selecting the most appropriate category for your book (if we’re not sure, we’ll ask you)
  • shipping and handling costs of your book to each of the contest’s multiple judges

Many awards only accept books in the current copyright year (some will accept older books). If you just published your book this year, it is definitely the time to enter before it’s too late!

It’s time to enter 2012 book award contests!

It is time to submit your 2012 book to major book award contests.

It used to be that simply having a published book was indicative of supremely high quality, but now that self-publishing is available for everyone, winning a book award is one of the most powerful and effective ways you can make your book stand above the crowd. Outskirts Press books win statistically more awards than any other online publisher.

With so many book awards and contests available, Outskirts Press has pre-screened and vetted 6 contests and you can save 25% when you submit your book to all six with the Book Award Submissions Package, which includes everything that is required to enter 6 major book contests. We even take care of sending them the books. The six awards are:

  • Writer’s Digest International Self-Published Awards
  • The National Best Books Awards
  • The Next Generation Indie Book Awards
  • The Reader Views Literary Awards
  • The Benjamin Franklin Awards (ACT NOW for Extended Deadline: Monday, November 5, 2012)
  • ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Awards

Outskirts Press can facilitate the submission details to all these contests for you. With your purchase of this package, we will handle all the details, including:

  • the award submission fee
  • registering your book with the contest
  • sending them each the necessary review copies of your book
  • accurately and completely filling out the necessary entry forms
  • selecting the most appropriate category for your book (if we’re not sure, we’ll ask you)
  • shipping and handling costs of your book to each of the contest’s multiple judges

Many awards only accept books in the current copyright year (some will accept older books). If you just published your book this year, it is definitely the time to enter before it’s too late!

BONUS: You get an additional $100 off the price when you use the promotion code AWARDS100. Review all the details and eligibility requirements and order by clicking here.