2008 ForeWord Reviews' Book of the Year
Finalist in the Travel Guide Category
ForeWord Reviews' Book of the Year Awards were established to bring increased attention to librarians and booksellers of the literary and graphic achievements of independent publishers and their authors. ForeWord is the only review trade journal devoted exclusively to books from independent houses. This is a nationally recognized award.
2008 Midwest Independent Publishers Association Midwest Book Awards
Finalist in the Midwest Regional Category
Founded in 1984, MIPA exists today as a vibrant professional non-profit association that serves the upper Midwest independent publishing community and industry through education, networking and peer recognition. MIPA is proud to be a regional affiliate of the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA).
2009 American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) Awards
Award of Merit
The American Association for State and Local History provides leadership and support for its members who preserve and interpret state and local history in order to make the past more meaningful to all Americans. The Award of Merit is presented to recognize excellence for projects, individual achievement and organizational general excellence.
2009 National Indie Excellence Award
Finalist in the Regional Nonfiction Category
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2009 Next Generation Indie Book Awards
Finalist in the History/Historical Nonfiction Category
The Next Generation Indie Book Awards were established to recognize and honor the most exceptional independently published books in 60 different categories. They are presented by Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group in cooperation with Marilyn Allen of Allen O'Shea Literary Agency.
2009 USA National Best Book Awards
Finalist in the Travel: Recreational Category