Mindshare continues its success in the awards circuit, having been announced as a Finalist in Foreword Magazine’s Book of the Year Awards in the Social Sciences category. The finalists were selected from 1300 entries covering 62 categories of books from independent and academic presses. These books represent some of the best books produced by small publishing houses in 2012. For a full list of the finalists, searchable by genre, visit: botya.forewordreviews.com/finalists/2012/.
Over the next two months, a panel of sixty judges, librarians and booksellers only, will determine the winners. Gold, Silver, and Bronze awards, as well as Editor’s Choice Prizes for Fiction and Nonfiction, will be announced at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Chicago, Friday, June 28th, 6pm at The Pop Top Stage. Winners will also be announced on Foreword Magazine’s website; on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+; and in weekly email newsletters, ForeWord This Week. The winners of the two Editor’s Choice Prizes will be awarded $1,500 each. ForeWord’s Independent Publisher of the Year will also be announced.
Mindshare is now in competition for all General Non-fiction and Editor’s Choice Prizes! Stay tuned! June is right around the corner! Mindshare is also the winner of the 2012 USA Best Book Award in Psychology.