AUTHOR NEWS: THE RITE OF WANDS by Mackenzie Flohr Wins Fantasy Finalist in the 2018 International Book Awards
Jeffrey Keen, President and CEO of American Book Fest, said this year’s contest yielded over 2,000 entries from authors and publishers around the world, which were then narrowed down to the final results. “The 2018 results represent a phenomenal mix of books from a wide array of publishers throughout the world. With a full publicity and marketing campaign promoting the results of IBA, this year’s winners and finalists will gain additional media coverage for the summer season.”
Keen adds, “IBA’s success begins with the enthusiastic participation of authors and publishers and continues with our distinguished panel of industry judges who bring to the table their extensive editorial, PR, marketing, and design expertise.”
American Book Fest covers books from all sections of the publishing industry, including mainstream and independent.
The complete list of finalists can be found at: http://www.internationalbookawards.com/2018awardannouncement.html
“We’re over the moon THE RITE OF WANDS by Mackenzie Flohr won fantasy finalist,” stated Joni Firestone, co-founder/publisher of BHC Press. “Recently, the book was also named a Finalist in FOREWORD MAGAZINE’S book awards, and we are thrilled for her and this continued recognition.”