Postmark your entry on or before Monday, July 31, 2017
Entry Fees & Deadline
Entry Form: Downloadable in Word or PDF
Official 2017 Categories
Welcome to The 2017 Bookvana Awards!
Sponsored by American Book Fest
The 2nd Annual Bookvana Awards are a new specialty book awards honoring books that elevate society, celebrate the human spirit, and cultivate our inner lives.
With new categories featuring business, children's books, fiction, health & healing, self-improvement, spirituality and other genres—The 2017 Bookvana Awards are designed to garner ONLINE MEDIA COVERAGE & BOOK SALES for the winners & finalists during the busy holiday retail season.
You’ve put tremendous time and energy into your work. Make sure you give your book the best shot at success on all levels.
Enter Your 2014-2017 Titles! Open to all books with an ISBN and published in 2017 (galley copies welcome). 2014, 2015 and 2016 titles are also eligible.
Affordable Entry Fee! Over 70 active categories to choose from!
WINNERS & FINALISTS IN EACH CATEGORY RECEIVE:
Bookvana.com Exposure: A Ten-Month Book Listing which includes your color book cover, a brief paragraph about your title and a hyperlink to your website
National and International Media & Industry Exposure: We are planning an extensive public relations campaign to announce the results of the 2017 competition.
Results Announced on our Network of Social Media Pages (Over 100,000 Book Fans!)
Promote Your Title as an Award-Winning Book: As an honored winner or finalist you will have the right to highlight your award on your book cover, website, and marketing material. Award stickers will be available for purchase for all winners & finalists in each category!
It’s a new frontier in publishing and Bookvana is at the forefront of the revolution!
We welcome your questions, comments and ideas! Simply e-mail us for an immediate response.
$69.00 per title/per category (Example: One book in two categories equals $138.00)
Final Entry Deadline: July 31, 2017 (Postmark your entry on or before 7-31-17)
Winners and Finalists will be announced nationally in September 2017.
Eligible titles must have a 2014-2017 publication date and ISBN number.
Galley copies are welcome.
All entry fees must be paid in U.S. Dollars (“USD” must be pre-printed on all international checks or money orders)
All sales are final. All entry books will be donated or recycled after the competition.
(This list is on your entry form as well)
Your submission package should contain the following:
ONE COPY of your book per category entered (Galley copies are welcome)
A completed Entry Form for each title.
A past Press Release or Marketing Material for each title (if available)
A check or money order for the entry fees, payable to "ABF" or "American Book Fest", if paying by check
Please fill out an entry form for each title entered, print out and include the completed form with your submission. Be sure to review the "Submission Checklist" on each entry form. (Please note: Word document could take up to a minute to download. Thank you!)
Health & Healing – Aging/50+ Health & Healing – Alternative Health Health & Healing – Cancer Inspirational Health & Healing – Death & Dying Health & Healing – Diet & Exercise Health & Healing – Psychology/Mental Health Health & Healing – Women’s Health
History – Inspirational
Home & Garden – General Home & Garden – Crafts/Hobbies Home & Garden – Gardening Home & Garden – Interior Design
Metaphysics – Non-Fiction
Multicultural – Non-Fiction
Narrative – Non-Fiction
Performing Arts – Film, Theater, Dance, Music
Religion – General Religion – Christian Inspirational Religion – Christianity Religion – Eastern