The Award Dragon is Flying, Again!
Great news! Dream of the Dragon Pool has done it, AGAIN! We just got news that my novel as been selected as a Finalist in the Science Fiction (read: speculative fiction) category:
FOREWORD BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED
ForeWord Magazine announces the finalists in the tenth annual Book of the Year Awards. These books represent some of the best work coming from today's independent press community.
Nearly 1,600 books were entered in 61 categories. These were narrowed to 658 finalists, from 350 publishers.
The winners will be determined by a panel of librarians and booksellers, selected from our readership. ForeWord's Book of the Year Awards program was designed to discover distinctive books across a number of genres.
Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners, as well as Editor's Choice Prizes for Fiction and Nonfiction will be announced at a special program at BookExpo America at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles on May 29. The winners of the two Editor's Choice Prizes will be awarded $1,500 each. The ceremony is open to all BEA attendees.
Check out: www.forewordmagazine.com/botya , then do a search for my book or me and you can see the other 10 finalists in my category.
Fingers crossed – we’ll find out on May 29th! WUXIA LIVES!