A Simple Revolution wins 2013 Independent Publisher Book Award
Congratulations to Judy Grahn! Her memoir, A Simple Revolution: The Making of an Activist Poet, won the silver medal in the Gay/Lesbian Non-Fiction category of the 2013 Independent Publisher Book Awards.
The “IPPY” Awards are designed to bring increased recognition to the deserving but often unsung titles published by independent authors and publishers. Established in 1996 as the first awards program open exclusively to independents, over 3,000 IPPYs have been awarded to authors and publishers around the world. This year there were a total of 77 National categories. The 382 total medalists come from 44 U.S. states and Washington, D.C.; 5 Canadian provinces; and 8 countries overseas.
Check out the official announcement here and read about the other wonderful award-winning authors and books. The awards ceremony to honor the medalists will take place on May 29th in New York.