I hope you are all well. I've got some information for you about the Indie Lit Awards. We're seeking out poetry books for nominations, but the books must be published in 2011. Please read the following and consider nominating your favorites from this year.
nominations for the Indie Lit Awards. What are the Indie Lit Awards?
The Independent Literary Awards are book awards given by literary bloggers. Lit bloggers write about books and literary related items. They are the fastest growing form of publicity in the literary world, though most are still independently run and do not receive compensation for their reviews or recommendations. All directors and voting members for theses awards are completely independent and do not receive compensation for reviews nor their work on the award board.
The categories seeking nominations include:
Several of these are new categories for the 2011 year, including Poetry.
In order to nominate please refer to the following:
If you haven’t read any poetry or want some suggestions, I’ve got a running list up and ready for you to visit.
I’d like to make the Poetry category a success this year with a wide range of nominations beyond the popular titles, like Caroline Kennedy’s She Walks in Beauty.
I know that there are many of you out there who can make that happen, especially since each of you has the opportunity to nominate up to 5 poetry titles from 2011.