Publishers based in the Midwest are invited to enter the 27th Annual Midwest Book Awards competition for excellence in books published during the 2016 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.