Announcing the 2020 Book Excellence Award Winners

Discover this year's award-winning titles recognized in this global celebration of literary excellence

Book Excellence Awards

Literary Excellence Incorporated, sponsor of the Book Excellence Awards, is proud to announce the winners of the 2020 Book Excellence Awards Competition:

Adventure Fiction - Echo Island

Action - SINNER'S CROSS  by Miles Watson

Addiction and Recovery - To The Moon and Back by Lisa Kohn

Aging - Market Forces by Jill Johnson

Alternative Medicine - The Thyroid Fix by Shawn Soszka

Animals - PINTO! by M.J. Evans

Anthology - This Moment from WriteGirl by Keren Taylor

Autobiography - Pick Myself Up & Dust Myself Off by Colin Caudell

Biography - King Here by Trish Topmiller; To Make Riders Faster by Anna Dopico

Body/Mind/Spirit - The Art of Surrender by Eiman Al Zaabi

Book Cover Design - Longing for God by Frank Hasel

Book Interior Design - Wilhelmina's Wish by Lisa Reinicke

Books in a Series - The Wizenard Series by Wesley King

Business - The Change Maker's Playbook by Amy Radin and Paul Carroll

Career - Careering by Tamara Raymond

Caregiving - Prognosis Hope by Angie Felts

Children's Education - Families as Partners by Andrea Nelson-Royes; Puppies by Bendon International

Children's Fiction - The Guitar of Mayhem by Jessica Renwick

Children's Inspirational - Baby from the Moon by Mrs. D.; The Universe Is Listening  by Jill Pedalino

Children's Religion - Reece's Vintage Tales by N. Reece Ho-Sheffield

Coffee Table - FLYING SLEEVES by Chua Kiam

Cookbook - Famous Dishes from Around the World by Moonstone Press

Death - Coffee and Cedar by D.H. Cermeno

Diet - The "Plan A" Diet by Cyd Notter

Divorce - Split-Level: A Novel by Sande Berger

Entrepreneurship - Tiny Time Big Results by Yasmin Vorajee

Environment - Your Body's Environmental Chemical Burden by Cindy Klement

Faction - When the Heart Listens by Mara Purl

Family - Ollie and the Egg-Splosion by Kim Wilson

Fantasy - Burn Falls by Kimberly Knight; Hand Of Magic by Diane Moat

Female Empowerment - CHAMELEON by Tasche Laine

Fiction - Cooperative Lives by Patrick Finegan

Friendship - Just Saying: Melanie's Story by Jianna Higgins

Gift - Tiny Tim and The Ghost of Ebenezer Scrooge by Norman Whaler

Grief - Grief Diaries by Lynda Cheldelin Fell, Shannie Jenkins and Whitney O'Brien

Health - Whole Person Integrative Eating by Deborah Kesten and Larry Scherwtiz

Historical - When We Were Brave by Karla M. Jay

Holiday - The Christmas Spirit by JM Phillippe

Horror - Stranger Things Have Happened by Thomas Gaffney

Humor - The Big Book of Silly Jokes for Kids by Carole Roman

Inspirational - I Am Another You by Priya Kumar

Leadership - Success Is Within by Payal Nanjiani

LGBTQ Fiction - Always by Kindle Alexander

Medical - Alton's Antibiotics and Infectious Disease by Joseph and Amy Alton

Memoir - Straining Forward by Michelle Rahal

Military - No Tougher Duty, No Greater Honor by L. Christian Bussler

Motivational - Lifeworth by Dana and Hal Couillard

Multicultural Fiction - An Ambition To Belong by James Sniechowski; Jugend by Aalia Lanius

Multicultural Non-Fiction - The Search for Mother Missing by Janine Vance; The Worst First Day by Elizabeth Eckford, Eurydice and Grace Stanley

Mystery - Pinot Noir by Lorraine Evanoff; Tao of the Viper by Linda Watkins; The Girl Who Loved Caravaggio by Belle Ami

Non-Fiction - Finding Monte Cristo by Eric Martone

Parenting - How to Raise Respectful Parents by Laura Reagan

Performing Arts - What's Next? Creativity in the Age of Entertainment by Jan Karlin

Personal Development - Difference Maker by Gary Roe

Picture Book, 4 to 8 - David's ADHD by Sherrill Cannon

Picture Book, All - Go Cart Gertie by Cindy Shirley

Picture Book, Preschool - Ellie and Her Emotional Dragons by Joseph Goodrich

Poetry - Chouteau's Chalk by Rosa Lane; Savagery by JC Mehta

Preteen Fiction - But Not Forever by Jan Von Schleh; The Orangutan Rescue Gang by Joyce Major

Psychology - A Chicken in the Wind and How He Grew by Frank South

Reference - PMO Governance by Eugen Spivak

Relationships - The Ingredients of Us by Nicole Persun and Jennifer Gold

Religion - Imagine God by Rick Pribell

Romance - Bishop Takes Knight by McKenna Dean

Science Fiction - Volk by Zach Fortier

Self-Help - KISS YOUR DOCTOR GOODBYE by Elke Lewis; The Regenerative Life by Carol Sanford

Spirituality - Endless Incarnation Sorrows by Lucia Mann

Sports - Madness by Mike De Lucia

Suspense - The Loop by Nicholas Holloway; All The Broken People by Amy Rivers

Thriller - Boy on Hold by JD Spero

Travel - Charlie's Adventures…In South Africa by Jacqueline de Rose-Ahern

True Crime - Through a Mother's Eyes by Cary Allen Stone

Western - Two Thousand Grueling Miles by LJ Martin

Young Adult Fiction - Epoca by Ivy Claire; Legacy and the Queen by Annie Matthew; The Adventures of Jules Khan by Karim Devji

Young Adult Non-Fiction - And Then They Were Gone by Judy Bebelaar and Ron Cabral

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