Reader Views Literary Awards Submission
Being an award-winning author is a feeling like no other—and it does great things for book sales!
Every year Reader Views honors exemplary books from independent self publishers with the Literary Book Award.
Make sure your book is among the ones being considered so you can leverage the promotional power of "award-winning author" to increase your online recognition, enhance your book's credibility and get attention in the crowded book buying marketplace.
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Become an Award-Winning Author & Get Exposure for YOUR Book
The Reader Views Literary Awards were established to honor writers who have self-published or been published by a self-publishing company and their awards program is recognized industry-wide as one of the most respected literary awards programs for independent authors.
All initial judging is done by reviewers from Reader Views. They are experts in their fields as well as avid readers—consider them your reading audience. Criteria for judging is content / originality, presentation / design, innovation, social relevance, and production quality. Five semi-finalists in each category will be determined by a point system. Final judging will be determined by a jury of judges. Three semi-finalists will be chosen in each category (fiction and non-fiction). First and second place winners will be awarded in each category. Third place will receive an honorable mention.
ONE GRAND PRIZE WINNER WILL RECEIVE:
- grand prizes totaling $2,500 cash
ALL WINNERS RECEIVE:
- a thorough review of your book will be provided by one of Reader Views' reviewers/judges
- your review will be posted on the Reader Views' websites and blogs
- your review will be shared on social media, Goodreads, Google Books and BookBub (if your book is listed with these organizations)
- your review will be featured in Reader Views' newsletter and on the Showcase page of their website in the Recent Reviews section.
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