PAST IPNE BOOK AWARDS

IPNE BOOK AWARDS 2019

Breast Cancer Meets Mindfulness: Surrendering to Life By Cheryl Wilfong

2019 BOOK OF THE YEAR

Breast Cancer Meets Mindfulness

By Cheryl Wilfong
Heart Path Press

2019 was the 6th year of the IPNE Book Awards program, which takes as its mission rewarding excellence in publishing and helping readers find their way to books they will love. The 2019 winners and finalists were honored at that year’s annual conference in November.

Congratulations to IPNE’s 6th Annual

Book Awards Winners & Finalists

EXPLORE, ENJOY, RENEW

Book of the Year

Breast Cancer Meets Mindfulness: Surrendering to Life By Cheryl Wilfong Breast Cancer Meets Mindfulness:
Surrendering to Life

By Cheryl Wilfong
Heart Path Press

 

Literary Fiction

Junkyard at No Town • winner

By J.C. Myers
Rootstock Publishing

Tory Roof • Finalist

By Jill Baker
Sudbury Publishing Group

Courage in Fiction

Turkey Shoot

By Geoffrey Dutton
Perfidy Press

Genre Fiction

Premonition of Terror • winner

By Kathryn Orzech

Beautiful Invention: A Novel of Hedy Lamarr • finalist

By Margaret Porter

Children’s Books

Super Satya Saves the Day • winner

By Raakhee Mirchandani
Bharat Babies

Trevor Lee and the Big Uh-Oh • finalist

By Wiley Blevins
One Elm Books

Young Adult

Street of Storytellers • Winner

By Doug Wilhelm
Rootstock Publishing

Guinevere: At the Dawn of Legend • Finalist

By Cheryl Carpinello,
Beyond Today Educator

Narrative Nonfiction

Sullivan’s Corner: The Last Years of the Farm • Winner

By Tom Clasby
Grasshopper Plain Press)

China in Another Time • Finalist

By Claire Malcolm Lintilhac
Rootstock Publishing

Creativity in Publishing

Animal Songs

By Julie Garnett
Peter E. Randall Publisher

Informational Nonfiction

Identifying Ferns the Easy Way: A Pocket Guide to Ferns of the Northeast • WINNER

By Heather Kelly
Heartwood Press

Compassionate Journey: Honoring Our Mother’s Stories • finalist

By Maggie Butler, Cheryl Gillespie, Jenny Radsma, Martha Rice, Jane Sloven

Poetry

Parrot of the Sea: A Puffin • Winner

By Pat Lammers
Rootstock Publishing

Patchwork • Finalist

By Dorothy Devine

Coffee Table and Art Books

Iconic Cambridge

By Camila Chaves Cortes
Iconic Cambridge

Design & Promotional Campaign

Jacob’s Beach: The Mob, The Garden and The Golden Age of Boxing • WINNER

By Kevin Mitchell
Hamilcar Publications

Adventure in Pico Bonito • FINALIST

M.G. Alonzo Cortes

IPNE BOOK AWARDS 2018

IPNE Book Awards 2018

2018 BOOK OF THE YEAR

I Know It In My Heart:
Walking through Grief with a Child

By Mary E, Plouff, PH.D.
She Writes Press

2018 was the 5th year of the IPNE Book Awards program, which takes as its mission rewarding excellence in publishing and helping readers find their way to books they will love. The 2018 winners and finalists were honored at that year’s annual conference in November.

Congratulations to IPNE’s 5th Annual

Book AwardS Winners & Finalists

EXPLORE, DISCOVER, ENJOY

Book of the Year

I Know It In My Heart: Walking through Grief with a Child • Winner

By Mary E Plouffe
She Writes Press

 

Stars & Lights: Darkest of Dark Nights • finalist

By David Zapatka

Literary Fiction

Villa Del Sol • winner

By Martha Reynolds

The Promise • Finalist

By Hank Ellis

Genre Fiction

Moonlight Helmsman Robert Small’s Amazing Escape • Winner

By Richard Maule

Vagabond Quakers • Finalist

By Olga Reigeluth Morrill
White Mountain Writers

Kitchen Canary • Finalist

By Joanne Claire Parsons

Children’s Books

Tabitha Fink and the Patchwork Pirates • Winner

By Rick Felty
Dreamschooner Press

When Hen Was on Her Way to Market • Finalist

By Irena Stanic Rasin
Three Authors

Young Adult

Soul Sister • Winner

By Mariellen Christine Langworthy
Stillwater River Publications

Maine Roots Run Deep • Finalist

By Joan Wright Mularz

Narrative Nonfiction

Out in Blue Fields A Year at Hokum Rock Blueberry Farm • Winner

By Janice Riley & Stephen Spear
Schiffer Publishing

All My Relations • Finalist

By Cheryl Wilfong
Heart Path Press

Informational Nonfiction

Saving Our Lives Volume Two Essays to Release the Writer in YOU • Winner

By D. Margaret Hoffman
Davanti & Vine Press

Garden Wisdom: 365 Day • Finalist

By Cheryl Wilfong
Heart Path Press

Coffee Table and Art Books

Stars & Lights: Darkest of Dark Nights

By David Zapatka

Book Promotional Campaign

Stars & Lights: Darkest of Dark Nights • winner

By David Zapatka

Runner in Red • finalist

By Tom Murphy
Encircle Publications

Design

The Legend of Dragon Lake • Winner

By Maung Nyeu
Our Golden Hour

Beginning With Xs and Os • Finalist

By Etta L Zasloff
Skunk Hill Press