Winners for TAZ 2018 Author Awards

 

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Children’s Books

GRADY GETS GLASSES by Dede Rittman-Illustrated by Lauren Givens Wood BEST REVISED BOOK

ORVILLE THE BUMBLE BEE by Don Haselrig- Illustrated by Judy L. Emerick BEST CHILDRENS BOOK

 

Poetry

UNDER THE DUST by Anne C. Fleming

ROAR! EMPOWERING WORDS FOR LIFE by Lenor C. Uddyback-Fortson

RAW & UNFINISHED by D.R. Sanchez

 

Self-help * Spiritual/Inspirational

MYSTICAL INTERLUDES By Emily Rodavich

DEAR BROOKLYN,  Love Yourself by Shandia Booker

MY ENEMIES MY FRIENDS By John Stanko

 

REMOVING THE MASK by Parrish Davenport-Best SELF HELP EBOOK #1

 

Historical Fiction/Multicultural

HERETIC’S PRAYER by Tom Imerito

VALA’S BED by Joyce Faulkner

BLAKE’S STORY, REVENGE AND FORGIVENESS by Joe Moore

THE LAST SUTEE Madhu Bazaz Wangu Best in MULTICULTURAL FICTION

 

Non-fiction biography/memoir

CARL’S STORY by Noretta Willig

I AM READY TO COME RIGHT AWAY by Sheran Zellous White

NO EASY JOURNEY by Lorraine Williams

 

Ebook Memoirs

AVENTURAS IN SPAIN by Sandra Staas

DIRTY WARS AND POLISHED SILVER by Lynda Schuster

 

Business

FROM START-UP TO SUCCESS by Melanie Colusci

THE WRITING FORMULA BE YOUR OWN BOSS by Nikki Flowers

ADVENTURES IN THE LAW by David Harry Tannenbaum Best in Business Humor

 

Romance

THE INTERNSHIP of PIPPA DARLING by Gemma McKay

 

Fiction/suspense/general/

WHISPERS by Lynne Yvonne Moon #1

MOST HIGHLY FAVORED DAUGHTER by Janice Lane Palko

DEAD AIR by Cliff Protzman

 

THE IMMIGRANT’S WIFE BY Madhu Bazaz Wangu FINALIST for General Fiction

 

October 18, 2018~~~TAZ Celebrates the Independent Author. TAZ awards are based on 80% content and 20% production of your book. Judges are authors/writers/teachers/editors from Pittsburgh and New York. Submit your book before September 13, 2017, for the 4th Annual Author Awards ceremony and Authors’ Night Out.