Best Cover Design: Non-Fiction The Map to Abundance: The No-Exceptions Guide to Creating Money, Success & Bliss by Boni Lonnsburry Inner Art Inc. 978-1-941322-14-7
Best Interior Design The Ultimate Guide To Champagne by Liz Palmer Liz Palmer Media Group Inc. 978-0991894635
Best New Fiction Girl in the Afternoon by Serena Burdick St. Martin's Press 978-1250082671
Best New Non-Fiction A Garden for the President: A History of the White House Grounds by Jonathan Pliska The White House Historical Association 978-1-931917-55-1
Biography Navigating a Life: Henry Bloch in World War II by John Herron and Mary Ann Wynkoop BkMk Press, University of Missouri-Kansas City 978-0-933532-18-2
Business: Careers Leading YOU™ - The Power of SELF-LEADERSHIP to Build Your Executive Brand and Drive Career Success by Brenda Bence Global Insight Communications, LLC 978-1-942718-04-8
Business: Entrepreneurship & Small Business The Entrepreneur's Book of Actions: Essential Daily Exercises and Habit for Becoming Wealthier, Smarter, and More Successful by Rhett Power McGraw-Hill Education 978-1259859175
Business: General What To Do When Machines Do Everything: How to Get Ahead in a World of AI, Algorithms, Bots, and Big Data by Malcom Frank, Paul Roehrig, and Ben Pring Wiley 978-1-119-27866-5
Business: Management & Leadership What To Do When Machines Do Everything: How to Get Ahead in a World of AI, Algorithms, Bots, and Big Data by Malcom Frank, Paul Roehrig, and Ben Pring Wiley 978-1-119-27866-5
Health: General Helping Patients Outsmart Overeating: Psychological Strategies for Doctors and Health Care Providers by Paige O'Mahoney, M.D., CHWC and Karen R. Koenig, M.Ed., LCSW Rowman & Littlefield 978-1442266629
Health: Psychology/Mental Health Uniquely Normal: Tapping the Reservoir of Normalcy to Treat Autism by Robert J. Bernstein w/ Robin Cantor-Cooke Future Horizons, Inc. 978-1-941765-46-3
Health: Women's Health Raising The Bottom: Making Mindful Choices in a Drinking Culture by Lisa Boucher She Writes Press 978-1-63152-214-7
History: General Dead In Six Minutes by Paul Ciolino Forensic Press, Sitka, Alaska 978-1-48358-508-6
History: Military Journals of War: Coming of Age with the 104th Infantry During World War II by E.J. McCully Epigraph Publishing 978-1944037628
History: United States Blair House: The President's Guest House by William Seale The White House Historical Association 978-1-931917-58-2
Home & Garden Official White House China: From the 18th to the 21st Century by William Allman The White House Historical Association 978-1-931917-63-6
Humor Lying to Children by Alex Shahla Fitzwilde LLC 978-0997796520
Law American Justice on Trial: People v. Newton by Lise Pearlman Regent Press 978-1-58790-369-4
LGBTQ: Non-Fiction Journey to Same-Sex Parenthood: Firsthand Advice, Tips and Stories from Lesbian and Gay Couples by Eric Rosswood New Horizon Press 978-0882825144
Multicultural Non-Fiction Folktales and Fairy Tales: Traditions and Texts from Around the World, edited by Anne E. Duggan and Donald Haase, with Helen J. Callow Greenwood 978-161069-253-3
Career Killers/Career Builders: The Book Every Millennial Needs to Read! by John M. Crossman Union Square Publishing 978-1-946928-00-9
The Hero Within: Reinvent Your Life, One New Chapter at a Time by Serena Low Dreamstone Publishing 978-1925165777
Write to Influence! Personnel Appraisals, Resumes, Awards, Grants, Scholarships, Internships, Reports, Bid Proposals, Web Pages, Marketing, and More by Carla D. Bass, Colonel, USAF (Ret) Orlean Press 978-0-9975930-0-6
How to Raise Respectful Parents: Better Communication for Teen and Parent Relationships by Laura Lyles Reagan Moonshine Cover Publishing 978-1-945181-023
Life with My Idiot Family: A True Story of Survival, Courage and Justice over Childhood Sexual Abuse by Kathy and Gary Picard Lake Town Publishing, LLC 978-0998474007
Love - Explained by Mark Morgan Supply Books, LLC (CreateSpace) 978-0-9974777-0-2
Shoebox Funeral by Elisabeth Voltz Animal Media Group 978-0-9861489-5-8
The Sultan's Trap by Zalman Goldstein The Jewish Learning Group 978-1-891293-64-1
RESULTS ANNOUNCED! 2017 Best Book Awards Sponsored by American Book Fest
The 14th Annual Best Book Awards have just been announced!
"Thank you to the thousands of authors and publishers who participated in our 14th annual Best Book Awards. Every year brings incredible entries from all of the world. We will continue to feature quality mainstream, indie, and self-published books now and in the future! CONGRATULATIONS to all of the winners and finalists!" —Jeffrey Keen, President & CEO, American Book Fest
2018 CALL FOR ENTRIES! 15th Annual "Best Book" Awards Sponsored by American Book Fest
Welcome to the 2018 "Best Book" Awards, sponsored by American Book Fest!
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Open to all 2016-2018 Published Books with an ISBN.