First Annual Writer’s Digest Self-Published e-Book Awards

Writer’s Digest would like to congratulate the winners of the 1st Annual Self-Published e-Book Awards. For further cover of the awards, see the May/June 2014 issue of Writer’s Digest.

Judith Gille – Seattle, WA – Nonfiction – The View from Casa Chepitos: A Journey Beyond the Border ($3.99, Kindle), Davis Bay Press –

(Also be sure to check out our extended interview with Judith Gille, as well as her blog post on self-publishing.)


First Place:
Katy Pye – Mendocino, CA – Elizabeth’s Landing ($0.99, Kindle), Pyewacky Press –

Second Place:
Nancy Klann-Moren
– Laguna Woods, CA – The Clock of Life ($5.49, Kindle), AnthonyAnn Books –

Honorable Mentions (listed alphabetically):
Jacquelyn Nastri Bardenwerper – Stamford, CT – On the Line ($2.99, Kindle), CreateSpace –

Karla Brandenburg – Elgin, IL – Mist on the Meadow ($4.95, Kindle), CreateSpace –

Kimberly P. Chase – Mount Pleasant, SC – The Apollo Academy ($2.99, Kindle) –

Adrian Jackson – Fort Worth, TX – Kindertransport ($8.99, Kindle), CreateSpace –

Rosa Lee Jude & Mary Lin Brewer – Max Meadows, VA – Redemption: Legends of Graham Mansion, Book One ($2.99, Kindle), Two Southern Belles Publishing –

Kaye Linden – Gainesville, FL – Tales From Ma’s Watering Hole ($2.99, Kindle),, Inc. –

J.L. McCreedy – McHenry, MS – Liberty Frye and the Witches of Hessen ($3.99, Kindle), Penelope Pipp Publishing –

Marschel Paul – Seattle, WA – The Spirit Room ($6.99, Kindle), Wasteland Press –

J.E. Rogers – Danbury, CT – The Sword of Demelza ($3.99, Kindle), Acadia Publishing Group, LLC –

Sandra Woffington – Dana Point, CA – Unveiling ($4.99, Kindle), Red Summit Publishers –


First Place:

Laura Parker
– Woodland Park, CA – The Exodus Road ($4.99, Kindle), Freedom House Press –

Second Place:
Jake Poinier
– Phoenix, AZ – Help! My Freelancers Are Driving Me Crazy: 12 Keys to Driving Loyalty and Results from Your Creative Workforce ($5.99, Kindle), More Cowbell Books, LLC –

Honorable Mentions (listed alphabetically):
Natalie Burg – Ann Arbor, MI – Swedish Lessons: A memoir of sects, love and indentured servitude. Sort of. ($8.99, Kindle), CreateSpace –

Jennifer Colt – Santa Monica, CA – Minor Mercies & Big-Ass Miracles: A Writer’s Spirtual Journey That Stops Just Short of Nirvana ($9.95, Kindle), Tessera Books

Gordon Harrison – Peterborough, Ontario, Canada – Allah, Jesus, and Yahweh: The Gods That Failed ($8.49, Kindle), Prometheus Publications

Jodie Renner – London, Ontario, Canada – Style That Sizzles & Pacing for Power: An Editor’s Guide to Writing Compelling Fiction ($3.49, Kindle), Cobalt Books –

You might also like: