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Announcing the 2017 First Novel Prize Long List

The winner receives a $10,000 prize with each shortlisted author receiving $1,000. The short list for the award will be announced in September 2017 and the prize will be given at The Center for Fiction’s Annual Benefit and Awards Dinner held on December 5, 2017.

Indie Groundbreaking Book

As You Wish

by Craig Manning / November 2017

Sedoti doesn’t shy away from asking the hard questions.

Tech Desk

From the Tech Desk

by Craig Manning / November 2017

Soon, Inkitt will be ideally situated to start changing the publishing industry.

Indie Groundbreaking Bookseller

Bookselling Without Borders

by Anais Mohr / November 2017

Book fairs present a fantastic networking and learning opportunity for booksellers.

Book Review

Pieces of Me: Rescuing My Kidnapped Daughters

by Lizbeth Meredith

Aptly punctuated within her traumatic story, Meredith shares about the domestic violence that riddled her marriage, as well as her emotionally and physically tainted childhood: “I unwittingly [became] my mother’s accomplice in her abduction of me.”

Book Review

The Weight of Lies

By Emily Carpenter

A book within a book, The Weight of Lies is a modern day thriller exploring mysteries from the past.

Book Review

Old Farm Country Cookbook: Recipes, Menus, and Memories

by Jerry Apps & Susan Apps-Bodilly

“Some folks say it was a simpler time. I don’t think so!” writes Susan. “I think these women worked very hard and were very smart to plan, prepare, and cook meals for their family and at times for large groups of men who helped the farm at harvesting time.”

Features

Why Preordering Books Matters
Why Preordering Books Matters

by Jillian Manning / November 2017

Order a Book Now, Help an Author Later

Eight Books That Have Influenced My Life
Eight Books That Have Influenced My Life

by Roni Beth Tower / November 2017

Recommendations from an IPPY-Award Winner

10 Authors to Ignite Your Inner Travel Writer
10 Authors to Ignite Your Inner Travel Writer

by AK Turner / November 2017

An IPPY Winner's List

Ten Things I Have Learned in the Publishing Process
Ten Things I Have Learned in the Publishing Process

by Leslie Martini

Lessons from an IPPY-Winning Author

Coming This Month
Coming This Month

by Lauren White / November 2017

Notable November Indie Press Releases

Grams & Books
Grams & Books

by Rachel Pasche / November 2017

The Best Literary Instagrams to Follow

Poetry & Science
Poetry & Science

by Nina L. Diamond / November 2017

A Conversation with Vanishing Point Author Aaron M. Ellison

Announcing the Results of the 9th Annual Living Now Awards
Announcing the Results of the 9th Annual Living Now Awards

September 2017

Recognizing the Year's Best Books for Better Living