We are pleased to announce that entries the BAIPA Book Awards are open through May 31st for books published in 2013 and 2014, and not previously submitted for a BAIPA book award. Books in all genres are welcome, and in print and e-book formats. Non-fiction and fiction will be reviewed by judges and evaluated with scores given for writing style, editorial standards, cover design, interior design, marketability, and overall assessment.
A BAIPA Book Award helps you promote your book. We are pleased to announce a $200 cash award for the overall best book.
You will find an entry form and instructions on the BAIPA website. Only one entry per title is necessary. Please submit your book in the format that you feel best represents your work (print, e-book, audio, etc.). To participate in the awards event, current membership in BAIPA is mandatory.
The Awards committee is building our panel of judges. This is an exciting opportunity to review a wide range of submissions and lend your voice in the recognition of excellence in the complex process of writing and publishing. Please contact Pennie Sempell if you would like to participate as a judge.
Lastly, spread the word! Let your fellow writers know about the BAIPA Book Awards. If they are not already members, they can join at the time of submission of their entries.
We look forward to your entry!
For more information, please contact Pennie.