ForeWord Book of the Year Awards


ForeWord Reviews is now accepting title entries for the 2012 Book of the Year Awards!

New in 2012:

ForeWord amended its genre categories to address specific literary trends. Additions include Translations and War & Military to the fiction category and Popular Culture to the Adult Nonfiction list. They also split Children’s Picture Books into two categories: one for young readers up to the age of four, and the other for early readers, ages five to eight. Find genre descriptions online.

There are sixty-two categories, and in each a gold, silver, and bronze winner will be awarded. In addition to the three winners named, an Editor’s Choice Prize of $1,500 for Best Fiction and Best Nonfiction book for 2012 will be selected.

The 2012 Book of the Year Awards program is open to all independently and self-published books released in 2012. (No major corporate publishers or media companies are allowed to enter.) for more information or to enter.