Books entered into the 2019 President’s Book Awards must have been published between May 2018 and April of 2019.
Books/eBooks must have a valid ISBN number, and include the year published within the book. eBooks may have an ASIN in lieu of ISBN.
FAPA membership is not required for entry.
Previous award-winning titles of FAPA President’s Book Awards may not be re-entered.
Librarians, book industry professionals, and educators judge our contest. Therefore, FAPA board members are eligible to enter books into the awards competition.
All entries in each category will be considered by three judges.
Judges have been instructed to judge: content, theme, layout, and cover design elements.
We only accept digital submissions. At the time of your submission, you will need to upload a complete PDF or ePub file of your book. It must have a high-quality digital image of your cover that is consistent with the listed specifications.