2009 ForeWord Reviews' Book of the Year Award
Bronze Medalist in the Reference 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.
2010 American Folklore Society
Winner of the Wayland D. Hand Prize
The Wayland Hand Prize acknowledges an outstanding book that combines historical and folkloristic perspectives. The prize established in 2004 honors the eminent folklorist Wayland D. Hand (1907-1986), who in his teaching and scholarship encouraged historical methodology in folklore research.
2010 Independent Publisher Book Awards
Bronze Medalist in the Great Lakes Best Regional Nonfiction Category
For fifteen years the Independent Publisher Book Awards have been conducted annually to honor the year's best independently published titles. The "IPPY" Awards reward those who exhibit the courage, innovation, and creativity to bring about change in the world of publishing.
2010 National Indie Excellence Awards
Finalist in the Regional Nonfiction Category
The Indie Excellence® Awards competition is judged by an independent panel of experts from all aspects of the publishing industry.
2010 PubWest Book Design Awards
Bronze in the Historical/Biography Book Category
PubWest Book Design Awards were developed to recognize superior design and outstanding production quality of books.