Deadline: March 15, 2013
Xlibris authors are invited to take part in IndieReader’s Second Annual Discovery Awards (IRDA). The awards program is open to all self-published books, with ISBN—there are no restrictions to publication dates and both print and e-book formats may be accepted.* The intent of this awards program is to find talented writers and great books and to celebrate fine writing may have been overlooked. Judging will be based on the quality of writing and originality of story. Categories include biography, business, chick literature, graphic novel, historical fiction, memoir, poetry, popular fiction, and spiritual, among others. Deadline for submission is on March 15, 2013. Winners will be announced at the Book Expo America in New York, USA.
For complete event details, please visit http://indiereader.com/the-indiereader-discovery-awards-welcome/ and http://indiereader.com/the-indiereader-discovery-awards-how-to-enter/.
*Books that were originally released through or published by a traditional publishing house are not eligible for the 2013 awards program.