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Indie Spiritual Book Awards

Houston TX

TISBA stands for “The Indie Spiritual Book Awards” created to honor independently published authors of spiritual-not-religious books (New Age, Metaphysical, etc.). We have 13 non-fiction categories and 3 for fiction. Our judges are experts in their fields whose identities are kept confidential. Books entered must be written in English, and authors must be 18 or more years of age to enter. Children’s books are not eligible, nor is erotica. Books whether in print or published e-books are to be submitted either as a Word doc or in PDF. Unpublished works are not eligible. All entrants will receive an email document containing marketing tips as a free bonus upon entering.

  • Submission Instructions/Form

  • View Past Winners

  • Cost to Enter: $33-$53

  • Submission Deadline: May 31, 2017

  • First Prize: $1,000.00

  • Other: Category winners receive a one-minute book trailer, a written review on the blog of this website, plus a long list of other prizes.

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