North American Book Awards
Outstanding books deserve recognition. North American Book Awards is here to provide it! We give outstanding books the opportunity to reach new readers and establish a standard of excellence trusted by readers, bookstore buyers, organizations, book clubs, and lovers of books. Authors or publishers can nominate their work any time throughout the year; if chosen among our Gold, Silver, or Bronze winners—the author will receive a medal, a digital seal for future cover printing, and exposure throughout the year. Be sure to submit today – let us help you discover success with your masterpiece!
The North American Book Awards is open to entries and nominations for high-quality books with a copyright/publication date between 2019 and 2023.
2023 entry deadline: October 1, 2023—Winners announced December 2023
Our annual contest offers an opportunity for outstanding books to gain recognition and increase discoverability.
Books are eligible if they meet the following criteria:
Written in English
Publication date between 2019 and 2023 (previous five years of the contest calendar year).
Published version is preferred; Advanced Reader Copies accepted if publication date is within 120 days.
High-quality writing and design.
Book message is appropriate to category selected.
The title has not won a previous North American Book Award in that specific category.