2019 Winners

New York City Big Book Award

Cape Horn: One Man's Dream, One Woman's Nightmare by Réanne Hemingway-Douglass
Addiction & Recovery
Off The Rails: One Family's Journey
Through Teen Addiction by Susan Burrowes
The Imaginary Forest
The Imaginary Forest of Jane F. Hankins--A Fine Art Coloring Book by Jane F. Hankins
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
How to Starve Cancer...Without Starving Yourself
by Jane McLelland
Charley's Horse
by Judith Shaw
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L. Ron Hubbard Presents
Writers of the Future Vol 35
by David Farland (editor)
Come On, America
by Mary Bogest
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Bk Cover Design-Childrens
Ellie and Her Emotional Dragons
by Joseph Goodrich
Bk Cover Design-Fiction
by Janet K.Shawgo
The Leadership Lab:
Understanding Leadership in the 21st Century
by Chris Lewis, Pippa Malmgren
Career ReCharge: Five Strategies to Boost Resilience and Beat Burnout
by Beth Benatti Kennedy
Winning the War on Cancer
by Sylvie Beljanski
What You Don't Know Is Hurting You:
4 Keys To a Phenomenal Career
by Marion E. Brooks with Nathan Hale Williams
H.O.P.E. for the Alzheimer’s Journey: Help, Organization, Preparation, and Education for the Road Ahead by Carol B. Amos
Chapter Books
Case of the Missing Poodle
by Rannah Gray with Madelyn and Katherine Tom
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Childrens Educational
Dr. Dee Dee Dynamo's Ice Worm Intervention
by Oneeka Williams, M.D.
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The Bully Who Learned To Love
by Claudia Villarreal
Smacksie POOPS in the Park!
by Jimi Scherer
Clover and the Shooting Star
by Heather Lynn Harris
Joy Tank
by Oneeka Williams, M.D.
Look Up! New York City
by Lauren Rubin
Birth of an Angel
by Petra Malinova
Christian Nonfiction
The Little Love That Could: Stories of Tenacious Love, Underdogs, and Ragamuffins
by Pamela Capone
Coffee Table Book
Sopel Alluring Presence
by Lyle Sopel
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
Tilda's Promise
by Jean P Moore
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Crime Fiction
Off the Well-Lit Path
by M.S. Holm
Cross Genre
Blackwell: Prequel to the Magnus Blackwell Series
by Alexandrea Weis with Lucas Astor
Current Affairs
Restore Trust - Economic Solutions to Current Social and Political Issues in the U.S.
by Werner Neff
Death & Dying
Two Years of Wonder
by Ted Neill
TIPS, A Guidebook for Teaching Excellence in ESL
by Dan Manolescu
Hollywood Heyday: 75 Candid Interviews With Golden Age Legends
by David Fantle & Tom Johnson
Epic Fantasy
Primeval Origins: Rise of Serpents
by B.A. Vonsik
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Primeval Origins: Rise of Serpents
by B.A. Vonsik
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RetireSMART!: How to Plan for a Tax-Free Retirement
by Mark Anthony Grimaldi
Fine Arts
Claire Falkenstein: Matter in Motion
Editors: Halley K. Harrisburg and Matthew Newton, Contributors: Lynda Benglis and Paul J. Karlstrom
General Fiction
The Reluctant Healer
by Andrew D. Himmel
by Emma Farry
Historical Fiction
Love that Moves the Sun
by Linda Cardillo
The Poor and The Haunted
by Dustin McKissen
How to
How to Starve Cancer...Without Starving Yourself
by Jane McLelland
Don't Get Too Excited: It's Just About a Pair of Shoes and Other Laments From My Life
by Jen Epstein
The Light in 9/11:
Shocked by Kindness, Healed by Love
by Lisa Luckett
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FACES OF THE MATRIARCHS: An Artistic Depiction of Women in Genesis
by Melanie Lewis
Juvenile Fiction
Band Of Innocence-Legacy
by Robert Agnello
Interconnectivity, Flow, and Balance: A Values Based Framework for Reinventing Leadership in Uncertain Times by Yvette Bethel
Legal Thriller
Justice Gone
by N. Lombardi Jr.
2018 Winners
When God Made You
by Matthew Paul Turner, David Catrow
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
Addicted to Hate
by Lucia Mann
Medical Thriller
The Imperfect Offering
by Gary McCarragher
A River Could Be a Tree
by Angela Himsel
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Middle Grade
Benice: An Adventure of Love and Friendship
by Metin Karayaka (Author),
Rohan Daniel Eason (Illustrator)
Military Fiction
Angels and Patriots Book Two
by Salina B. Baker
Military Nonfiction
Finding St. Lo
by Gordon Cross, Robert Fowler, Ted Neill
Mind, Body, Spirit
Breast Cancer Meets Mindfulness:
Surrendering to Life
by Cheryl Wilfong
90 Days to Live
by Rodney & Paige Stamps
Movies & Television
Hollywood Heyday: 75 Candid Interviews With Golden Age Legends
by David Fantle & Tom Johnson
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Multicultural Fiction
Burn Up: The Secrets of Mylin - Book II
by Joe Klingler
The Mourning Islands
by Douglas Wells
New Adult Fiction
Speak No Evil
by Liana Gardner
New Fiction
Venetian Blood: Murder in a Sensuous City
by Christine Evelyn Volker
New Non-Fiction
Breaking Vases: Shattering Limitations
and Daring to Thrive
by Dima Ghawi
Paranormal Romance
When the Magnolia Blooms
by Annaliese Darr
Paranormal Thriller
El Coronel
by Jerry Gundersheimer
Parenting & Family
Raising a Child with Dyslexia:
What Every Parent Needs to Know
by Don M. Winn
Personal Growth
RESCRIPT the Story You're Telling Yourself: The Eight Practices to Quiet Your Inner Antagonist,...
by Colleen Georges
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The Art of the Living Mollusk
by Charles E. Rawlings, M.D, J.D
Picture Books - Ages 4-8
Alycat and the Friendship Friday
by Alysson Foti Bourque
Picture Books - Preschool
by Raven Howell
Confessions of a Barefaced Woman
by Allison Joseph
Political Thriller
Black Dragon
by David Benjamin
Preteen Fiction
7th Grade Revolution
by Liana Gardner
Owed to My Mother
by N. T. Keahon
Independent Press Award
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The Ghosts of Faithful
by Kaye Park Hinckley
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Religion: Nonfiction
King Here: Never Too OLD, Too RICH or Too ANYTHING to Meet Jesus
by Trish Porter Topmiller
Romantic Comedy
A Sunday Kind of Love
by David Benjamin
Romantic Suspense
A Study in Murder
by Debra Snow, Arjay Lewis
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Sales & Marketing
Selling Through Your Heart: Empowering You To Build Relationships For Financial Freedom
by Dr. Shirlene Reeves
Science Fiction
The Cerulean's Secret
by Dennis Meredith
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
Good Juju
by Najah Lightfoot
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Short Stories
The Lost Heifetz and Other Stories
by Michael Tabor
Small Books
Corporal Muse
by Allison Joseph
Social Media - Nonfiction
Ain't U Got No Manners?
by Kristin Johnson
Social/Political Change
Solar Dividends: How Solar Energy Can
Generate a Basic Income For Everyone on Earth
by Robert Stayton
Awaken & Grow:
A Practical Guide for Your Spiritual Journey
by Christine Agro
Spirituality: Well-Being
Trail of the Warrior
by R. H. Pfeiffer
Sports Fiction
The Chosen Ones
by Lisa Luciano
Sports - Nonfiction
EPHPHATHA: Growing Up Profoundly Deaf and Not Dumb in the Hearing World: A Basketball Player’s Transform... by Dr. Thomas M. Caulfield
Tell on You
by Freda Hansburg
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The Hubley Case
by J. Lee
Secret New York - An Unusual Guide
by T.M. Rives
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A Surgeon's Odyssey
by Richard Moss MD
Western Fiction
The Three Sentinels
by Fred M. Civish Jr.
Women's Issues
From Liberty to Magnolia: In Search of the American Dream
by Janice S. Ellis
Women’s Fiction
The Hitch: Knots That Bind
by DonnaLee Overly
Young Adult Fiction
IGIST: New Stars (Book 1 of the
YA Science Fiction Series)
by L.S. Larson
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