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The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List – Published Wednesday, August 3, 2022 (for the sales week ended Sunday, July 31, 2022). Based on reporting from hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States.

Books to Read: Empire of the Normans by Levi Roach

Books to Read: Empire of the Normans by Levi Roach

Empire of the Normans, Levi Roach, Pegasus Books – A brilliant global history of the Normans, who—beyond the conquest of England—spread their empire to eventually dominate Europe, the Mediterranean, and the Middle East

Books to Read: A History of Wild Places by Shea Ernshaw

Books to Read: A History of Wild Places by Shea Ernshaw

Books to Read: A History of Wild Places, Shea Ernshaw, Atria Books – In this “riveting, atmospheric thriller that messes with your mind in the best way” (Laini Taylor, New York Times bestselling author), three residents of a secluded, seemingly peaceful commune investigate the disappearances of two outsiders.

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List

Indie Bestseller List – Published Wednesday, July 27, 2022 (for the sales week ended Sunday, July 24, 2022). Based on reporting from hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States.

The Indie Besteller List

The Indie Besteller List

Indie Bestseller List – Published Wednesday, July 20, 2022 (for the sales week ended Sunday, July 17, 2022). Based on reporting from hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States.

Juniper Fiction Prize Opens August 1

Juniper Fiction Prize Opens August 1

Juniper Prize for Fiction The Juniper Prize for Fiction is awarded annually to two original manuscripts of fiction: one short story collection and one novel. The University of Massachusetts Press publishes the winning manuscripts and the authors receive a $1,000 award...

2023 Miami University Novella Contest Opens

2023 Miami University Novella Contest Opens

The deadline for The Miami University Novella Prize for 2023 is drawing near.  The Prize is awarded annually to a novella-length manuscript of original fiction (18,000–40,000 words). The winner will receive $750, a standard contract, publication by the University of...

Unleash Press Offers Full-Length Novel Prize

Unleash Press Offers Full-Length Novel Prize

Unleash Press is offering a $1,000 advance and standard contract for one winning manuscript in 2023. Novels, poetry collections, short story collections, and creative nonfiction manuscripts are accepted. Full-length, completed manuscripts only, minimum of 30,000...

Short List Books Picked for Alice Award

Short List Books Picked for Alice Award

The Alice Book Prize Short List Announced Alphawood Foundation (Chicago, IL) Reconstructing the Garrick: Adler & Sullivan’s Lost Masterpiece Edited by John Vinci with Tim Samuelson, Eric Nordstrom, and Chris Ware. Designed by Studio Blue. The Art Institute of...

The Indie Bestseller  List

The Indie Bestseller List

The Indie Bestseller List – Published Wednesday, July 6, 2022 (for the sales week ended Sunday, July 3, 2022). Based on reporting from hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States.