Reader’s Favorite Announces 2015 International Book Awards
Readers’ Favorite has become the fastest growing book review and award contest site on the Internet. They have earned the respect of renowned publishers like Random House, Simon & Schuster, and Harper Collins, and have received the Best Websites for Authors and Honoring Excellence awards from the Association of Independent Authors. They are also very proud to be fully accredited by the BBB (A+ rating), which is a rarity among Book Review and Book Award Contest companies.
In addition to reviewing for some of the biggest names in the industry, as well as the first time independent author, their award contest features entries by NYT best-sellers and celebrities, and includes an additional giveaway with tens of thousands of dollars in prizes.
Winning awards this year from Headline Books are:
Gold for Best Non-Fiction Memoir—America’s Got Talent Winner Season 6 Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr: From Washing Cars to Hollywood Star by Landau Eugene Murphy Jr with Rick Robinson
In addition to providing free reviews to authors who range from the first-time author to seasoned professionals like James Patterson and Nicholas Sparks, we also host a respected annual international award contest to help authors obtain more recognition and exposure.
Nearly 300 authors and guests attend the Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards Ceremony in Miamieach year from as far away as Pakistan, Australia, Brazil, Peru, Switzerland, Singapore, India, the UK and more. Guest speakers have been industry experts and celebrities like Paul Michael Glaser (Starsky & Hutch), Eriq La Salle (E.R., Coming to America) and Dete Meserve, president of Wind Dancer films (Home Improvement, What Women Want).
Authors are recognized on stage and presented with award medals, then mingle and enjoy a buffet dinner. Staff photographers take free photos of the authors on stage and in front of our awards backdrop. Media is often present taking pictures, video and interviewing authors.