Jan 2 – Jan 8, 2012 Edition Indy Book Awards Calls for 2012 Entries

AUTHORLINK NEWS/January 5, 2012–The 16th Independent Publisher Book Awards, conducted annually to honor the year’s best independently published titles, are now accepting entries for books with 2011 or 2012 copyrights or released between November 1, 2010 and March 15, 2012. The annual contest is presented by Jenkins Group and their book marketing website,, headquartered in Traverse City, Michigan.

Entry fee is $85 to enter a National category and another $45 for those who choose to enter the Regional or E-Book contests. All entrants are considered for the Outstanding Books of the Year Awards at no extra charge.

Early-bird entry fee deadline is January 7, 2012 – save $10 per National category entry. You may enter online and send books later. Final entry deadline is March 15th.

Entry information and guidelines available online at: