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New York City Big Book Award Contest: Mail Submission with Check Payment

Promote Your Work as Award-Winning:

As a Winner or Distinguished Favorite you will have the right to highlight your award in your book proposal and marketing material. Award seals and Winner and Distinguished Favorite certificates will be available for purchase.


Please mail in one copy of your book in each category, and mail them together with your printed entry form. Please fill out a separate entry form for each book and send in a book for each category. If you are entering the same book in several categories, please use one form and pay the entry fee times the number of categories entered. 

$99 for the first book entry/category, $79 for each additional category. 

We are currently accepting book submissions for fall 2024. 

The winners and finalists will be announced by the end of October, the perfect time for the high book buying season. 

Please fill out an entry form for each title entered, print out and include the completed form with your submission.

ENTRY FORM: Click here to download an editable file:  New York City Big Book Award Entry Form

Please mail your check (made out to New York City Big Book Award), copies of your book (one for each category), and entry form to the following address:


New York City Big Book Award

63 Clinton Road

Glen Ridge, NJ  07028

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