2019 Winners

New York City Big Book Award

Action/Adventure
Action/Adventure

Cape Horn: One Man's Dream, One Woman's Nightmare by Réanne Hemingway-Douglass

Addiction & Recovery
Addiction & Recovery

Off The Rails: One Family's Journey Through Teen Addiction by Susan Burrowes

The Imaginary Forest
The Imaginary Forest

The Imaginary Forest of Jane F. Hankins--A Fine Art Coloring Book by Jane F. Hankins

African American Nonfiction
African American Nonfiction

What You Don't Know Is Hurting You: 4 Keys To a Phenomenal Career by Marion E. Brooks with Nathan Hale Williams

Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine

How to Starve Cancer...Without Starving Yourself by Jane McLelland

Animals-Pets
Animals-Pets

Charley's Horse by Judith Shaw

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Anthology
Anthology

L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Vol 35 by David Farland (editor)

Biography
Biography

Come On, America by Mary Bogest

Bk Cover Design-Childrens
Bk Cover Design-Childrens

Ellie and Her Emotional Dragons by Joseph Goodrich

Bk Cover Design-Fiction
Bk Cover Design-Fiction

Archidamus by Janet K.Shawgo

Business-General
Business-General

The Leadership Lab: Understanding Leadership in the 21st Century by Chris Lewis, Pippa Malmgren

Business-Motivational
Business-Motivational

Career ReCharge: Five Strategies to Boost Resilience and Beat Burnout by Beth Benatti Kennedy

Cancer
Cancer

Winning the War on Cancer by Sylvie Beljanski

Career
Career

What You Don't Know Is Hurting You: 4 Keys To a Phenomenal Career by Marion E. Brooks with Nathan Hale Williams

Caregiving
Caregiving

H.O.P.E. for the Alzheimer’s Journey: Help, Organization, Preparation, and Education for the Road Ahead by Carol B. Amos

Chapter Books
Chapter Books

Case of the Missing Poodle by Rannah Gray with Madelyn and Katherine Tom

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Childrens Educational
Childrens Educational

Dr. Dee Dee Dynamo's Ice Worm Intervention by Oneeka Williams, M.D.

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Childrens-Fiction
Childrens-Fiction

The Bully Who Learned To Love by Claudia Villarreal

Childrens-Humor
Childrens-Humor

Smacksie POOPS in the Park! by Jimi Scherer

Childrens-Inspirational
Childrens-Inspirational

Clover and the Shooting Star by Heather Lynn Harris

Childrens-Motivational
Childrens-Motivational

Joy Tank by Oneeka Williams, M.D.

Childrens-Nonfiction
Childrens-Nonfiction

Look Up! New York City by Lauren Rubin

Childrens-Religious
Childrens-Religious

Birth of an Angel by Petra Malinova

Christian Nonfiction
Christian Nonfiction

The Little Love That Could: Stories of Tenacious Love, Underdogs, and Ragamuffins by Pamela Capone

Coffee Table Book
Coffee Table Book

Sopel Alluring Presence by Lyle Sopel

Comics and Graphic Novels
Comics and Graphic Novels

The Magicians: Alice's Story. Lev Grossman (Story), Lilah Sturges (Writer), Pius Bak (Illustrator), Dan Jackson (Colorist), Mike Fiorentino (Letters)

Contemporary Novel
Contemporary Novel

Tilda's Promise by Jean P Moore

Crime Fiction
Crime Fiction

Off the Well-Lit Path by M.S. Holm

Cross Genre
Cross Genre

Blackwell: Prequel to the Magnus Blackwell Series by Alexandrea Weis with Lucas Astor

Current Affairs
Current Affairs

Restore Trust - Economic Solutions to Current Social and Political Issues in the U.S. by Werner Neff

Death & Dying
Death & Dying

Two Years of Wonder by Ted Neill

Education
Education

TIPS, A Guidebook for Teaching Excellence in ESL by Dan Manolescu

Entertainment
Entertainment

Hollywood Heyday: 75 Candid Interviews With Golden Age Legends by David Fantle & Tom Johnson

Epic Fantasy
Epic Fantasy

Primeval Origins: Rise of Serpents by B.A. Vonsik

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Fantasy
Fantasy

Primeval Origins: Rise of Serpents by B.A. Vonsik

Finance
Finance

RetireSMART!: How to Plan for a Tax-Free Retirement by Mark Anthony Grimaldi

Fine Arts
Fine Arts

Claire Falkenstein: Matter in Motion Editors: Halley K. Harrisburg and Matthew Newton, Contributors: Lynda Benglis and Paul J. Karlstrom

General Fiction
General Fiction

The Reluctant Healer by Andrew D. Himmel

Grief
Grief

Beloved by Emma Farry

Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction

Love that Moves the Sun by Linda Cardillo

Horror
Horror

The Poor and The Haunted by Dustin McKissen

How to
How to

How to Starve Cancer...Without Starving Yourself by Jane McLelland

Humor
Humor

Don't Get Too Excited: It's Just About a Pair of Shoes and Other Laments From My Life by Jen Epstein

Inspiration
Inspiration

The Light in 9/11: Shocked by Kindness, Healed by Love by Lisa Luckett

Judaism
Judaism

FACES OF THE MATRIARCHS: An Artistic Depiction of Women in Genesis by Melanie Lewis

Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Fiction

Band Of Innocence-Legacy by Robert Agnello

Leadership
Leadership

Interconnectivity, Flow, and Balance: A Values Based Framework for Reinventing Leadership in Uncertain Times by Yvette Bethel

Legal Thriller
Legal Thriller

Justice Gone by N. Lombardi Jr.

2018 Winners
2018 Winners

When God Made You by Matthew Paul Turner, David Catrow

LGBTQ Non-Fiction
LGBTQ Non-Fiction

Pride Leadership: Strategies for the LGBTQ+ Leader to be the King or Queen of their Jungle by Dr. Steven R. Yacovelli

Literary Fiction
Literary Fiction

Addicted to Hate by Lucia Mann

Medical Thriller
Medical Thriller

The Imperfect Offering by Gary McCarragher

Memoir
Memoir

A River Could Be a Tree by Angela Himsel

Middle Grade
Middle Grade

Benice: An Adventure of Love and Friendship by Metin Karayaka (Author), Rohan Daniel Eason (Illustrator)

Military Fiction
Military Fiction

Angels and Patriots Book Two by Salina B. Baker

Military Nonfiction
Military Nonfiction

Finding St. Lo by Gordon Cross, Robert Fowler, Ted Neill

Mind, Body, Spirit
Mind, Body, Spirit

Breast Cancer Meets Mindfulness: Surrendering to Life by Cheryl Wilfong

Motivational
Motivational

90 Days to Live by Rodney & Paige Stamps

Movies & Television
Movies & Television

Hollywood Heyday: 75 Candid Interviews With Golden Age Legends by David Fantle & Tom Johnson

Multicultural Fiction
Multicultural Fiction

Burn Up: The Secrets of Mylin - Book II by Joe Klingler

Mystery
Mystery

The Mourning Islands by Douglas Wells

New Adult Fiction
New Adult Fiction

Speak No Evil by Liana Gardner

New Fiction
New Fiction

Venetian Blood: Murder in a Sensuous City by Christine Evelyn Volker

New Non-Fiction
New Non-Fiction

Breaking Vases: Shattering Limitations and Daring to Thrive by Dima Ghawi

Paranormal Romance
Paranormal Romance

When the Magnolia Blooms by Annaliese Darr

Paranormal Thriller
Paranormal Thriller

El Coronel by Jerry Gundersheimer

Parenting & Family
Parenting & Family

Raising a Child with Dyslexia: What Every Parent Needs to Know by Don M. Winn

Personal Growth
Personal Growth

RESCRIPT the Story You're Telling Yourself: The Eight Practices to Quiet Your Inner Antagonist,... by Colleen Georges

Photography
Photography

The Art of the Living Mollusk by Charles E. Rawlings, M.D, J.D

Picture Books - Ages 4-8
Picture Books - Ages 4-8

Alycat and the Friendship Friday by Alysson Foti Bourque

Picture Books - Preschool
Picture Books - Preschool

Greetings! by Raven Howell

Poetry
Poetry

Confessions of a Barefaced Woman by Allison Joseph

Political Thriller
Political Thriller

Black Dragon by David Benjamin

Preteen Fiction
Preteen Fiction

7th Grade Revolution by Liana Gardner

Relationships
Relationships

Owed to My Mother by N. T. Keahon

Independent Press Award
Independent Press Award

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Religion-Fiction
Religion-Fiction

The Ghosts of Faithful by Kaye Park Hinckley

Religion: Nonfiction
Religion: Nonfiction

King Here: Never Too OLD, Too RICH or Too ANYTHING to Meet Jesus by Trish Porter Topmiller

Romantic Comedy
Romantic Comedy

A Sunday Kind of Love by David Benjamin

Romantic Suspense
Romantic Suspense

A Study in Murder by Debra Snow, Arjay Lewis

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Sales & Marketing
Sales & Marketing

Selling Through Your Heart: Empowering You To Build Relationships For Financial Freedom by Dr. Shirlene Reeves

Science Fiction
Science Fiction

The Cerulean's Secret by Dennis Meredith

Self Help: General
Self Help: General

What You Don't Know Is Hurting You: 4 Keys To a Phenomenal Career by Marion E. Brooks with Nathan Hale Williams

Self Help: Spiritual
Self Help: Spiritual

Good Juju by Najah Lightfoot

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Short Stories
Short Stories

The Lost Heifetz and Other Stories by Michael Tabor

Small Books
Small Books

Corporal Muse by Allison Joseph

Social Media - Nonfiction
Social Media - Nonfiction

Ain't U Got No Manners? by Kristin Johnson

Social/Political Change
Social/Political Change

Solar Dividends: How Solar Energy Can Generate a Basic Income For Everyone on Earth by Robert Stayton

Spirituality
Spirituality

Awaken & Grow: A Practical Guide for Your Spiritual Journey by Christine Agro

Spirituality: Well-Being
Spirituality: Well-Being

Trail of the Warrior by R. H. Pfeiffer

Sports Fiction
Sports Fiction

The Chosen Ones by Lisa Luciano

Sports - Nonfiction
Sports - Nonfiction

EPHPHATHA: Growing Up Profoundly Deaf and Not Dumb in the Hearing World: A Basketball Player’s Transform... by Dr. Thomas M. Caulfield

Suspense
Suspense

Tell on You by Freda Hansburg

Thriller
Thriller

The Hubley Case by J. Lee

Travel
Travel

Secret New York - An Unusual Guide by T.M. Rives

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Travelogue
Travelogue

A Surgeon's Odyssey by Richard Moss MD

Western Fiction
Western Fiction

The Three Sentinels by Fred M. Civish Jr.

Women's Issues
Women's Issues

From Liberty to Magnolia: In Search of the American Dream by Janice S. Ellis

Women’s Fiction
Women’s Fiction

The Hitch: Knots That Bind by DonnaLee Overly

Young Adult Fiction
Young Adult Fiction

IGIST: New Stars (Book 1 of the YA Science Fiction Series) by L.S. Larson

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