Midwest Book Awards Winners have been announced!

Winners for the 29th Annual Midwest Book Awards have been announced! See the full list here. The Awards were held on Saturday, May 4th, 2019.

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Midwest Book Awards Winners Have Been Announced!

The 29th Annual Midwest Book Awards were held on May 4th, and the winners have been announced! Find the full list of titles here.

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Gold (winner) and silver (finalist) award seals are available for purchase to qualifying authors and publishers. These seals are foil stamped, come in rolls of 250 or as digital files, and are great promotional tools.

2019 MIPA Book Awards Gala

Publishers based in the Midwest were invited to enter the 29th Annual Midwest Book Awards competition for excellence in books published during the 2018 calendar year. The awards recognize creativity in content and execution, overall book quality, and the book’s unique contribution to its subject area.

The Midwest Independent Publishing Association (MIPA) has sponsored the book awards since 1990.

Midwest Book Awards honor the publishers in the 12-state Midwest publishing community who are producing quality work. Award recognition helps publishers and authors succeed in today’s competitive publishing industry.

View the list of winners from the 29th Annual Midwest Book Awards here

View Photos from the Awards Gala here