NATIONAL INDIE EXCELLENCE AWARDS

CELEBRATING SELF & INDEPENDENT PUBLISHING EXCELLENCE

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Finalists of the 11th Annual Contest!

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ACTION-ADVENTURE
FAITH IN EVERY FOOTSTEP

Wesley Banks


Chasing Pace Publishing

www.wesleybanksauthor.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
ACTION/ADVENTURE
CAPTIVE THREAT

Joseph D'Antoni


Royal Oak Press

www.dantonibooks.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
ADDICTION & RECOVERY
HOW TO GROW
AN ADDICT, A NOVEL

J.A. Wright

She Write Press 

www.jawright.net

ACTION/ADVENTURE
THE HOOK
SURFING TO SURVIVE A SHATTERED FAMILY, DRUGS, GANGS AND THE FBI

Kathleen Doler


Booklocker.com

www.kathleendoler.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
ADDICTION & RECOVERY
HEART MEDICINE: A TRUE LOVE STORY
ONE COUPLE'S QUEST FOR THE SACRED IBOGA MEDICINE & THE CURE FOR ADDICTION

Elizabeth Bast


Medicinal Media LLC

www.ebast.net

ADULT COLORING BOOKS
DOC MACDOODLE'S
COLOR THERAPY FOR GROWN-UPS: ANIMALS

Bridget Finnegan

Dawdle Publishing, LLC

bridgetfinnegan.com

AFRICAN AMERICAN FICTION
THE TRICKSTER
(A JONELLE SWEET MYSTERY)

R. Lanier Clemons


Journey Well Books

www.rlanierclemons.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
AFRICAN AMERICAN FICTION
MOONLIGHT HELSMAN
ROBERT SMALLS' AMAZING ESCAPE

Richard Maule

 

New London Press

National Indie Excellence® Awards
AFRICAN AMERICAN FICTION
LOVE'S AFFLICTION

Fidelis O Mkparu


Harvard Square Editions

fomkparu.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
ANIMALS & PETS
PET PARENT PAWFFIRMATIONS
30 PROMISES FROM YOU TO YOUR BELOVED DOG

Donna Chicone

Dancing Paws Press

www.jazzanddjive.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
ANIMALS & PETS
K9 ROCKY
A COP WITHOUT A BADGE

Darren Maurer

Ricochet Press

www.k9rocky.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
ANTHOLOGY
WE SPEAK CHICAGOESE
STORIES AND POEMS BY CHICAGO WRITERS

Bill Donlon & Dennis Foley

Side Street Press

www.sidestreetpresssinc.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
ANTHOLOGY
ALL OUR MISDEEDS
AN ANTHOLOGY

Collected by Cindy Yin, Edited by Krista Pohmeyer

OddType

www.odd-type.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BIOGRAPHY - HISTORICAL
ABE-VS-ADOLF
THE TRUE STORY OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR ABE PECK

Maya Ross

Self-Published

www.abe-vs.adolf.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BODY/MIND/SPIRIT
WTF I'M TRYING TO BE SPIRITUAL
A WORKBOOK FOR LOVING YOURSELF WITHOUT FEAR

Jeanette Bishop & Helen Varga

AuthorHouse

kissandtellproductions.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BODY/MIND/SPIRIT
SALT IN THE WOUND
AND THE COURAGE TO FORGIVE

Carla Blacker

Symmetry life in balance

www.symmetrylib.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BODY/MIND/SPIRIT
DANCING SOULS
THE CALL

Kathleen M. Flanagan

Awakened Spirit Press, LLC

KathleenMFlanagan.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BODY/MIND/SPIRIT
MORE MINDFUL MOMENTS

A COLLECTION OF LIFE WISDOM

Alice Inoue

CreateSpace

www.aliceinoue.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK COVER DESIGN - CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS
THE WILD LIFE
OF LIMERICKS FROM A TO Z

Jean Merrill & Douglas Munch

Art Bookbindery

www.thewildlifeoflimericks.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK COVER DESIGN - CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS
LADYBUG! LADYBUG!

Charlotte Rains

Createspace

www.bluechairdiary.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK COVER DESIGN - CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOKS
LITTLE LEONA OF MONSTERS AND FIRE

Jae Sherwood

Maple Creek Media

oflyricandline.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK COVER DESIGN - FICTION
SECRETS OF MEN IN A LIFEBOAT

Todd R. Baker

Cynthia Reeser Constantino

toddrbaker.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK COVER DESIGN - FICTION
RIDING SHOTGUN

Paul Schaefer

Beaver's Pond Press

www.paulschaeferauthor.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK COVER DESIGN - NON-FICTION
ENGAGE WITH HONOR:
BUILDING A CULTURE OF COURAGEOUS ACCOUNTABILITY

Lee Ellis

FreedomStar Media

www.freedomstarmedia.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK INTERIOR DESIGN - FICTION
LEGENDS OF ELLANDRIA:
FROM THE JOURNALS OF WHIMSY GATAN

Katie Foth

Self-Published

katiefoth.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK INTERIOR DESIGN - FICTION
THE 10 SECRETS OF BEING A LADY

Sheba Matheu

CreateSpace

the10secrets.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BOOK INTERIOR DESIGN - NON-FICTION
THE BOOK OF NOW

Sherry Rentschler

CreateSpace

www.sherryrentschler.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BUSINESS ENTREPRENEURSHIP & SMALL BUSINESS
PRIVATE MONEY LENDING
LEARN HOW TO CONSISTENTLY GENERATE A PASSIVE INCOME STREAM

Gustavo J Gomez, PhD

Halo Publishing International

Gustavo Gomez

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BUSINESS GENERAL
THE HERETICS GUIDE TO MANAGEMENT
THE ART OF HARNESSING AMBIGUITY

Paul Culmsee & Kailash Awati

Heretics Guide Books

www.hereticsguidebooks.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BUSINESS GENERAL
AGILE SCRUM
YOUR QUICK START GUIDE WITH STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS

Scott M. Graffius

CreateSpace

scottgraffius.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BUSINESS GENERAL
THE START-UP J CURVE

Howard Love

Greenleaf Book Group

www.howardlove.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BUSINESS GENERAL
SAVING INVESTA
HOW AN EX-FACTORY WORKER HELPED SAVE ONE OF AUSTRALIA'S ICONIC COMPANIES

Scott MacDonald

Next Century Publishing

www.authorscottmacdonald.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BUSINESS GENERAL
THE COACHING SOLUTION
HOW TO DRIVE TALENT DEVELOPMENT, ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE, AND BUSINESS RESULTS.

Renee Robertson

Secant Publishing, LLC

www.trilogydevelopment.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
BUSINESS MOTIVATIONAL
LEADING YOU
THE POWER OF SELF-LEADERSHIP TO BUILD YOUR EXECUTIVE BRAND AND DRIVE CAREER SUCCESS

Brenda Bence

Global Insight Communications, LLC

www.brendabence.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
CANCER
HOW TO HELP SOMEONE WITH CANCER

Shannon Benish

Shannon Benish

National Indie Excellence® Awards
CAREER
LEADING YOU
THE POWER OF SELF-LEADERSHIP TO BUILD YOUR EXECUTIVE BRAND AND DRIVE CAREER SUCCESS

Brenda Bence

Global Insight Communications, LLC

www.brendabence.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
CAREER
POWER YOUR CAREER:
THE ART OF TACTFUL SELF-PROMOTION AT WORK

Richard Dodson & Nancy Burke

Beaver's Pond Press

www.tactfulselfpromotion.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
CHAPTER BOOKS
MAGIC MOON
TWO WORLDS (VOL. 3)

Shirley Moulton

Self-Published

National Indie Excellence® Awards
CHILDREN'S FICTION
LEGENDS OF ELLANDRIA 
FROM THE JOURNALS OF WHIMSY GATAN

Katie Foth

Self-Published

katiefoth.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards
CHILDREN'S FICTION
THE PAWTOWN PALS
THE CASE OF THE FOUR TOED, TWO-FINGERED HOMEWORK EATER

J. Herriot-Trejo

Arance Publishing

www.pawtownpals.com

CHILDREN'S FICTION
JORIE AND THE MAGIC STONES

A.H. Richardson

 

Serano Press

www.bookpublicityservices.com

National Indie Excellence® Awards