Authors who win awards tend to be more successful when it comes to finding a literary agent, getting published, and selling more books.

Many book award contests are expensive, and there are a lot of them to choose from. Do some research to ensure that you only enter your book into contests that are likely to be worth your time.

This is why our team compiled this list of the 50 best book awards for authors.

Follow this link to the entire list of Book Awards Contests (Updated for 2022)

Originally published at on April 25, 2022.



Steve Guidetti

I’ve been many things over the nearly half-century of my existence but nothing gives me as much joy as the label “parent”. CEO — Isabella Media Inc.