Next Generation
  Indie Book Awards

The winners and finalists for the
2011 Next Generation Indie Book Awards are:

GRAND PRIZE WINNERS

Fiction

FIRST PLACE WINNER ($1,500 PRIZE)

Carny: A Novel in Stories
by James Hitt
(Aberdeen Bay Press)
(ISBN 978-1608300402)

Non-Fiction

FIRST PLACE WINNER ($1,500 PRIZE)

Last Chance: Preserving Life on Earth
by Larry J. Schweiger
(Fulcrum Publishing)
(ISBN 978-1555917173)

SECOND PLACE WINNER ($750 PRIZE)

The DeValera Deception
by Michael McMenamin &
Patrick McMenamin
(Enigma Books)
(ISBN 978-1936274086)

SECOND PLACE WINNER ($750 PRIZE)

Touching: Poems of Love,
Longing, and Desire

edited by Sari Friedman and
D. Patrick Miller
(Fearless Books)
(ISBN 978-0982279953)

THIRD PLACE WINNER ($500 PRIZE)

I Can Only Give You Everything
by Bradford Tatum
(Self)
(ISBN 978-0984489619)

THIRD PLACE WINNER ($500 PRIZE)

Serve to Lead®: Your Transformational
21st Century Leadership System

by James M. Strock
(Serve to Lead Press)
(ISBN 978-0984077427)

BEST DESIGN ($250 PRIZE)

Wisconsin's Own: Twenty Remarkable Homes
illustrations by M. Caren Connolly and Louis Wasserman, photographs by Zane Williams
(Wisconsin Historical Society Press) (ISBN 978-0870204524)

CATEGORY WINNERS AND FINALISTS*

(*All Finalists are listed in alphabetical order)

ACTION/ADVENTURE

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AFRICAN AMERICAN

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ANIMALS/PETS

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ANTHOLOGY

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AUTOBIOGRAPHY

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BIOGRAPHY

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BUSINESS

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CAREER

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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CHICK LIT

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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CHILDREN'S/JUVENILE FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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CHILDREN'S/JUVENILE NON-FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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COFFEE TABLE BOOK/PHOTOGRAPHY

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COOKBOOK AND HOME/GARDEN

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CURRENT EVENTS/SOCIAL CHANGE

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DIET/NUTRITION/FOOD

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E-BOOK

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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EDUCATION/ACADEMIC

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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FIRST NOVEL (Under 80,000 words)

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FIRST NOVEL (Over 80,000 words)

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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GLBT (GAY/LESBIAN/BISEXUAL/TRANSGENDER)

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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GENERAL FICTION/NOVEL (Under 80,000 words)

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GENERAL FICTION/NOVEL (Over 80,000 words)

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GENERAL NON-FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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HEALTH/WELLNESS

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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HISTORICAL FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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HISTORICAL NON-FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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HOW TO

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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HUMOR/COMEDY

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INSPIRATIONAL

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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MEMOIRS (Historical/Legacy/Career)

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MEMOIRS (Overcoming Adversity/Tragedy/Challenges)

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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MEMOIRS (Other)

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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MILITARY

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MOTIVATIONAL

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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MULTICULTURAL FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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MULTICULTURAL NON-FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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MYSTERY

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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NEW AGE

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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NOVELLA

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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PARENTING/FAMILY

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POETRY

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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REGIONAL FICTION

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REGIONAL NON-FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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RELATIONSHIPS

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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RELIGIOUS FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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RELIGIOUS NON-FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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ROMANCE

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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SCIENCE/NATURE/ENVIRONMENT

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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SELF HELP

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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SHORT STORY - FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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SPIRITUALITY

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SUSPENSE/THRILLER

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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TRAVEL/TRAVEL GUIDE

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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WOMEN'S ISSUES

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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YOUNG ADULT

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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BEST COVER DESIGN FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE):

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BEST COVER DESIGN NON-FICTION

WINNER ($100 PRIZE): TIE

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BEST OVERALL DESIGN

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Updates from Literary Agents

We wish all entrants much continued success with their books!

Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group

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