Nominations for the 2012 Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award are now open. This award honors books produced by small publishers each year for outstanding contribution to Christian life. This year, nominations are being accepted in twelve categories.
Any small publisher can nominate books for the award. Nominations are accepted in the following categories: General Fiction, Romance, Bible Study/Theology, Biography, Christian Living, Devotional, Relationships/Family, Children’s (4-8 years), Children’s (8-12 years), Young Adult (12+ years), Gift Books, and e-book Exclusive.
Books must be published in 2010 or 2011 by a publisher with annual revenues of $400,000 or less. Nominated books must be Christian in nature and intended for the Christian marketplace. All nominated books must be printed in English and for sale in the United States. Nominations must be received by November 15, 2011.
Complete guidelines, eligibility, and the nomination form can be found on the Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award’s Web site at http://www.christianbookaward.com.