American Book Fest announced the winners and finalists of the 2017 International Book Awards (IBA) on May 22, 2017. Over 300 winners and finalists were announced in over 80 categories. Awards were presented for titles published in 2015, 2016 and 2017. Volume two of our horror anthology, Shadows And Teeth, took top honors.
Publishing houses great and small competed with the likes of giants like HarperCollins and Tor/Forge. Now in its eighth year running, the contest recognizes mainstream and independent titles from all sections of the publishing industry.
Shadows And Teeth, Vol. 2 took home the following:
- Winner, in the category of Fiction: Horror
- Finalist, in the category of Fiction: Anthologies
Jeffrey Keen, President and CEO of American Book Fest, said this year’s contest yielded over 1,500 entries from authors and publishers around the world, which were then narrowed down to the final results.
Keen says of the awards, "The 2017 results represent a phenomenal mix of books from a wide array of publishers throughout the world."