New Mexico Book Co-op

promoting the best in local books

2017 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards
2017-NM-AZBookAwards WINNER


New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards Categories

Activity Book for Children or Adults (workbook/craft book/coloring book)
Anthology (individual or collection)
Anthropology/Archaeology
Arts Book (includes art, music, or photography)
Biography – Arizona subject (includes memoirs and autobiographies)
Biography – New Mexico subject (includes memoirs and autobiographies)
Biography – Other (includes memoirs and autobiographies)
Business Book (includes career)
Children’s Picture Bilingual (English & Spanish)
Children’s Picture Book
Cookbook
Crafts/Hobby/How-to Book
eBook Fiction
eBook Nonfiction
Fiction - adventure or drama
Fiction - cozy mystery
Fiction - historical fiction
Fiction - mystery/crime
Fiction - other
Fiction - romance
Fiction - science fiction & fantasy
Fiction - thriller/suspense
First Book AZ
First Book NM
Gardening Book
Gay/Lesbian (GLBT) Book
Guide Book
Health Book (includes wellness, nutrition, beauty)
History Book – AZ
History Book – NM
History Book – Other
Juvenile Book (grade school to junior high school)
Multi-cultural Subject (Hispanic, Native American, etc.)
Nature/Environment Book
New Age Book
Nonfiction - other
Parenting/Family Issues Book
Pets/Animals
Philosophy
Poetry - AZ
Poetry - NM
Political Book (includes social/current events)
Reference Book
Religious Book
Science (including mathematics)
Self-help Book
Spanish Language Book
Sports/Recreation
Travel Book (includes guides)
Young Adult Book (high school)
Young Readers Book (to grade 3)
Best Cover Design-Fiction (<6x9)
Best Cover Design-Non-Fiction (<6x9)
Best Cover Design-Fiction (6x9)
Best Cover Design-Non-Fiction (6x9)
Best Cover Design-Fiction (larger than 6x9)
Best Cover Design-Non-fiction (larger than 6x9)


The New Mexico Book Awards is organized
by The New Mexico Book Co-op,
a not-for-profit organization serving authors and publishers



Sponsorships are being sought from individuals as wells as companies/organizations to help underwrite the costs of the awards program. If you are interested or know of someone who might be please let us know. Sponsorships cost $25 per category (shared with up to 3 other organizations or individuals) or $75 to sponsor a whole category exclusively.


New Mexico Book Co-op, 925 Salamanca NW, Los Ranchos, NM 87107
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