2008 Council for Wisconsin Writers, Inc.
First Place in the Ellis/Henderson Outdoor Writing Category
The Council for Wisconsin Writers (CWW) is a non-profit, tax-exempt, membership organization dedicated to promoting local, state, and national awareness of Wisconsin's great literary heritage and to encouraging excellence among today's Wisconsin writers.
2008 ForeWord Reviews' Book of the Year Award
Bronze in the Environment 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
First Place in the Nature Category
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 Chicago Book Clinic Book and Media Show
Winner in the General/Non-Fiction/Four Color Internals Category
2009 Independent Publisher Book Awards
Gold in Best Regional Nonfiction in the Great Lakes Region
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2009 National Indie Excellence Awards
Finalist in the History 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.