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2nd Annual Beverly Hills Book Awards® Winners & Finalists

WINNERS & FINALISTS

 

 

Action/Adventure

Winner

Deep in the Wave: A Surfing Guide to the Soul

Bear Woznick

Center Street

African American-Fiction

Winner

Monster

Ben Burgess

Wasteland Press

Aging

Winner

Behind the Old Face: Aging in America and the Coming Elder Boom

Angil Tarach-Ritchey RN, GCM

DreamSculpt Media

Aging

Finalist

I Will Never Forget ~ A Daughter's Story of Her
Mother's Arduous and Humorous Journey Through Demetia

Elaine C. Pereira

iUniverse

Alternative Medicine

Winner

Conquer Your Stress with Mind/Body Techniques

Dr. Kathy Gruver

Infinity

Animals & Pets

Winner

An Animal Life: The Beginning

Howard Krum

Fluid Design Foundation

Anthology

Winner

You Are Here: The WriteGirl Journey

Keren Taylor

WriteGirl Publications

Anthology

Finalist

A Slant of Light: Contemporary Women Writers of the Hudson Valley

Laurence Carr & Jan Zlotnik Schmidt (editors)

Codhill Press

Autobiography

Winner

Deep in the Wave: A Surfing Guide to the Soul

Bear Woznick

Center Street

Autobiography

Finalist

Signing With A Heavy Hand and Heart, Love Mommy

Sondra Torres and Chanel Torres

Sondra Torres

Biography

Winner

STEVE McQUEEN: THE COOLER KING
His Life Through His Movie Career

Richard Sydenham

Big Star Creations

Body/Mind/Spirit

Winner

Sexy, Fit & Fab at Any Age!

Susie Augustin

Get Branded Press

Book Cover Design-Non-Fiction

Winner

Enter Miss Thang

Brian Edwards

Archway Publishing

Book Interior Design-Non-Fiction 

Winner

Fighter ~ Five Keys to Conquering Fear and Reaching Your Dreams

Christopher Greenwood & Shannon Constantine Logan

Manafest Productions Inc.

Business-General

Winner

31 Days to Millionaire Marketing Miracles

Tracy Repchuk

Wiley Publishing

Business-Motivational

Winner

'The Money Flow' How To Make Money Your Friend and Ally, Have a Great Life and Improve the World

Ana Weber

Morgan Jomes Publishing

Cancer

Winner

Coulda, Shoulda, Woulda – Lessons, Learnings & Insights from A Mother about her Daughter’s Battle with Cancer

Kenna Marriott

iUniverse

Career

Winner

Targeting Success: Developing the Right Business Attitude to be Successful in the Workplace

Lorii Myers

Leda Publishing Corp

Chick-Lit

Winner

To Tuscany with Love

Gail Mencini

Capriole Group

Children's Fiction

Winner

Supernatural Hero

Eran Gadot

CreateSpace

Children's Non-Fiction

Winner

"Giraffe-Neck Girl"
Make Friends with a Different Culture

Jackie Chase

AdventureTravelPress.com

Children's Religion

Winner

Si Mama, Si Papa

Nancy Scalabroni

Mascot Books

Coffee Table Books

Winner

Columbia University in Pictures

Lenny Pridatko

Luminance Press

Coffee Table Books

Finalist

Quotable
20 Years of Black and White

Quotable

self-published

Comedy/Humor

Winner

An Animal Life: The Beginning

Howard Krum

Fluid Design Foundation

Comedy/Humor

Finalist

New Spun Yarns from Across the Big Divide

Richard Bird Baker

iUniverse

Cookbooks-General

Winner

Save the Males: A Kitchen Survival Cookbook

Chef Gordon Smith and Reparata Mazzola

Save the Males Publishing

Cookbooks-Regional

Winner

Garden Gourmet: Fresh & Fabulous Meals from your North Country Garden, CSA, or Farmers' Market

Yvona Fast

Bloated Toe Publishing

Crime-Fiction

Winner

NOTOWN

Tess Collins

BearCat Press

Education

Winner

Parents in Highschooland ~ Helping Students Succeed in the Critical Years

Karyn Rashoff

BarkingDogBooks

Erotica

Winner

Lust: Poems

Diana Raab

WordTech Communications

Erotica

Finalist

Blatant Deception

Mary Jo Fay

Out Of The Boxx, Inc

Fantasy

Winner

Living with Your Past Selves

Bill Hiatt

CreateSpace

Fiction-General

Winner

Among the Grackle

Maria Naccarato

CreateSpace

Gay, Lesbian & Transgender Non-Fiction

Winner

Enter Miss Thang

Brian Edwards

Archway Publishing

Grief

Winner

Brittany's Rose
Finding Peace After Losing a Loved One

Mary Jane Clayton

Balboa Press

Health-General

Winner

Stay Young: 10 Proven Steps to Ultimate Health

J.Mark Anderson, MD, DABFM, Walter Gaman, MD, DABFM, FAAFP & Judith K. Gaman, BSHS, CCRC, CMA

George House Publishing

Health-General

Finalist

Age to Perfection
How to Thrive to 100, Happy, Healthy, and Wise

J.Mark Anderson, MD, DABFM, Walter Gaman, MD, FABFM, FCFP & Judith K. Gaman, BSHS, CCRC, CMA

George House Publishing

Health-General

Finalist

No Excuses: The Fit Mind - Fit Body Strategy Book

Lorii Myers

Leda Publishing Corp

Historical Fiction

Winner

BRANKO

Stuart Tower

The Lighthouse Press, LLC

Historical Fiction

Finalist

Where They Bury You

Steve W. Kohlhagen

Sunstone Press

Historical Fiction

Finalist

River Braids

Mary Luikart

Sea Hill Press

Historical Fiction

Finalist

The First Raven Mocker

Courtney Miller

Popul Vuh Publishing

Historical Fiction

Finalist

Midnight Rumba

Eduardo Santiago

Cuban Heel Press

History-General

Winner

ClanDonnell: A Storied History of Ireland

David K. McDonnell

Burrowing Owl Press

History-United States

Winner

Young Soldiers Amazing Warriors: Inside One of the Most Highly Decorated Battalions of Vietnam

Robert H. Sholly

Stonywood Publications

Horror

Winner

Bloom Or, the unwritten memoir of Tennyson Middlebrook

Martin Kee

Martin Kee

Inspiration

Winner

The Imagine Project
Stories of Courage, Hope and Love

Dianne Maroney

Yampa Valley Publishing

Inspiration

Finalist

To Soar Beyond the Stars
The Mystical Journey of One Wing

Robert Sanford

Xlibris

Juvenile Fiction

Winner

Keeper of Reign

Emma Right

Right House Books

Leadership

Winner

The Seven Things Your Team Needs to Hear You Say

David M. Dye

Trailblaze Press

Legal Thriller

Winner

The Professor

Robert Bailey

Exhibit A

Literary Fiction

Winner

The Biology of Luck

Jacob M. Appel

Elephant Rock

Literary Fiction

Finalist

Hevia

Olga Barabola

CreateSpace

Literary Fiction

Finalist

The Tragedy of Fidel Castro

Joao Cerqueira

River Grove Books

Memoir

Winner (tie)

To Sing Frogs

John M. Simmons

White Knight Printing and Publishing

Memoir 

Winner (tie)

Reflections on a Silver Spoon

Kim Firestone

Kim Firestone

Memoir

Finalist

Inside/Outside: One Woman's Recovery from Abuse and a Religious Cult

Jenny Hayworth

CreateSpace

Memoir

Finalist

Triumphs and Tragedies: A True Story of Wealth and Addiction

Karl B. McMillen

Final Word Press

Military Fiction

Winner

SURLY BONDS

Michael Byers Lewis

SATCOM Publishing

Military Fiction

Finalist

Along the Watchtower

David Litwack

Double Dragon Publishing

Military Non-Fiction

Winner

Young Soldiers Amazing Warriors: Inside One of the Most Highly Decorated Battalions of Vietnam

Robert H. Sholly

Stonywood Publications

Miscellaneous

Winner

The Sustainable Nonprofit: 10 Strategies to Grow a Successful and Exceptional Organization

Debbie Wilde

Canyon Creek Press

Multicultural Fiction

Winner

The Tragedy of Fidel Castro

Joao Cerqueira

River Grove Books

Multicultural Non-Fiction

Winner

Prison Letters: Walking to Honor

Veracruz Pedroza Sanchez

Ingram Press

Mystery

Winner

Limestone Gumption

Bryan E. Robinson

Gale/Five Star Publishing

Mystery

Finalist

Restrike - Coleman and DinaH Greene Mystery No. 1

Reba White Williams

Delos

New Age Non-Fiction

Winner

Tiny Thoughts for Personal Transformation: change your thought, change your life

Karl Schmidt

Inspired Crow Publications

New Fiction

Winner

My Life With Wings

Hal Marcovitz

Aficion

New Fiction

Finalist

Riders of the Tides

Fredrick Cooper

Langdon Street Press

New Fiction

Finalist

A Boyish God

Peter Alan Olsson

Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co.

New Fiction

Finalist

The Shadow Constant

A.J. Scudiere

Griffyn Ink

New Non-Fiction

Winner

Young Soldiers Amazing Warriors: Inside One of the Most Highly Decorated Battalions of Vietnam

Robert H. Sholly

Stonywood Publications

New Non-Fiction

Finalist

I Will Never Forget ~ A Daughter's Story of Her Mother's Arduous and Humorous Journey Through Demetia

Elaine C. Pereira

iUniverse

Parenting & Family

Winner

Parents in Highschooland ~ Helping Students Succeed in the Critical Years

Karyn Rashoff

BarkingDogBooks

Parenting & Family

Finalist

Loving Andrew: A Fifty-Two-Year Story of Down Syndrome

Romy Wyllie

CreateSpace

Performing Arts - Film, Theater, Dance & Music

Winner

Quintessential Bellydance

Evyenia Karmi

iUniverse

Philosophy

Winner

Changing Fate Through Reincarnation: How the Fusion of Responsibility, Freedom, Karma and Meaning of Life Can Set You Free

Gerald Sze

Two Harbors Press

Picture Books Ages 4-8

Winner (tie)

The Adventures of Bella & Harry,
"Let's Visit Jerusalem!"

Lisa Manzione

Bella and Harry, LLC

Picture Books Ages 4-8

Winner (tie)

The Adventures of Bella & Harry,
"Let's Visit Rome!"

Lisa Manzione

Bella and Harry, LLC

Picture Books Ages 4-8

Finalist

Don't Stick Sticks Up Your Nose!
Don't Stuff Stuff In Your Ears!

Jerald S. Altman, M.D. and Richard Jacobson

ZonaBooks, LLC

Picture Books Ages 4-8

Finalist

Higgledy Piggledy
A Tale of Four Little Pigs

B. Seymour Rabinovitch w/Rebecca S. Treger

Roxy Ann Press

Poetry

Winner

Reaching Beyond Ourselves - Leading A Spiritual, Peaceful and Diverse World

Topaz Ruby

Top Publishing House

Poetry

Finalist

Reflections Of Life

John M. Nelson

Tate Publishing and Enterprises, LLC

Political

Winner

America's Energy: Issues & Views, Vol. 1

Mark A. Stansberry

Outskirts Press

Political Thriller

Winner

Sleeper's Run

Henry Mosquera

Oddity Media, LLC

Pre-Teen Fiction

Winner

Keeper of Reign

Emma Right

Right House Books

Pre-Teen Fiction

Finalist

The Charelton Locket

Ann Morgan Taylor

Xlibris

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Winner

The Modern Princess: A Simple Guide to Pregnancy & Baby's First Year

Princess Ivana Maria Pignatelli Aragona Cortes

Don't Sweat It Media, Inc.

Reference

Winner

Breadcrumbs for Beginners: Following The Writing Trail

Dr. Sherry L. Meinberg

Balboa Press

Reference

Finalist

Trends Waves Windows & Bubbles

Kenneth J. Thurber Ph.D

Digital Systems Press

Regional Fiction

Winner

NOTOWN

Tess Collins

BearCat Press

Regional Fiction

Finalist

Saving Faith

Patrick M. Garry

Kenric Books

Regional Fiction

Finalist

Limestone Gumption

Bryan E. Robinson

Gale/Five Star Publishing

Regional Non-Fiction

Winner

Red White Black

Rick Steber

Bonanza Publishing

Relationships

Winner

Linked Lives

Bonny Brookes

Wizard of Words

Religion Fiction

Winner

Michael's Reward

Mario Bernheim

Bernheim Press

Religion Fiction

Finalist

Dinner for God

Rayme Sciaroni

Publishing Unleashed

Religion Fiction

Finalist

The Parchman Preacher

Michael H. Thompson

Balboa Press

Romance

Winner

The Nun & The Narc

Catherine Castle

Soul Mate Publishing

Romance

Finalist

Dance For A Dead Princess

Deborah Hawkins

Deborah Hawkins

Science Fiction

Winner

Nu Logic ~ Rise of the NEOS

Bill Gourgey

Jacked Arts

Science Fiction

Finalist

There Comes a Prophet

David Litwack

Double Dragon Publishing

Science Fiction

Finalist

Overlay

Blaine C. Readler

Full Arc Press

Self Help: General

Winner

Stay Young: 10 Proven Steps to Ultimate Health

J.Mark Anderson, MD, DABFM, Walter Gaman, MD, DABFM, FAAFP & Judith K. Gaman, BSHS, CCRC, CMA

George House Publishing

Self Help: Motivational

Winner

Fighter ~ Five Keys to Conquering Fear and Reaching Your Dreams

Christopher Greenwood & Shannon Constantine Logan

Manafest Productions Inc.

Self Help: Motivational

Finalist

Getting Your Life to a 10 +

Kim Somers Egelsee

Get Branded Press

Self Help: Spiritual

Winner

Tiny Thoughts for Personal Transformation: change your thought, change your life

Karl Schmidt

Inspired Crow Publications

Social-Political Change

Winner

The Sustainable Nonprofit: 10 Strategies to Grow a Successful and Exceptional Organization

Debbie Wilde

Canyon Creek Press

Social-Political Change

Finalist

America Needs America's Energy: Creating Together the People's Energy Plan

Mark A. Stansberry

Brown Books

Spirituality

Winner

Faith Beyond Belief: Stories of Good People Who Left Their Church Behind

Margaret Placentra Johnston

Quest Books

Spiritual

Finalist

To Soar Beyond the Stars
The Mystical Journey of One Wing

Robert Sanford

Xlibris

Suspense

Winner

Nadia's Obsession

Charles D. Martin

Chaney-Hall Press

Suspense

Finalist

The Shadow Constant

A.J. Scudiere

Griffyn Ink

Technology

Winner

Trends Waves Windows & Bubbles

Kenneth J. Thurber Ph.D

Digital Systems Press

Thriller

Winner

Wrong Place Wrong Time

Tilia Klebenov Jacobs

Linden Tree Press

Travel

Winner

"100 People to Meet Before You Die"
Travel to Exotic Cultures

Jackie Chase

AdventureTravelPress.com

Travel

Finalist

"How To Become An Escape Artist"
A Traveler's Handbook

Jackie Chase

AdventureTravelPress.com

True Crime

Winner

Dangerous Odds

Marisa Lankester

Cappuccino Books Publishing

Visionary Fiction

Winner

Tomorrow Comes: An Emma Story

Donna Mebane

Starshine Galaxy

Western

Winner

Red White Black

Rick Steber

Bonanza Publishing

Women's Health

Winner

Breast Cancer Journey, Third Edition

Ruth O'Regan, MD, Sheryl G.A. Gabram-Mendola, MD, FACS, Terri Ades, DNP, FNP-BC, AOCN, Rick Alteri, MD, Joan L. Kramer, MD, Kimberly A. Stump-Sutliff, MSN, RN, AOCNS

American Cancer Society

Women's Health

Finalist

Making Advances ~ A Comprehensive Guide For Treating Female Sex and Love Addicts

Edited By Marnie C. Ferree

Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health

Writing and Publishing

Winner

Author YOU: Creating and Building Your Author and Book Platforms

Judith Briles

Mile High Press

Writing and Publishing

Finalist

Celebrity Authors' Secrets: The World's Greatest Living Authors Reveal How They Sell Millions of Books

Stephanie J Hale

Powerhouse Publications

Young Adult Fiction

Winner

The Silver Sphere

Michael Dadich

Evolved Publishing

Young Adult Fiction

Finalist

The Photo Traveler

Arthur J Gonzalez

Fahrenheit Publishing, LLC

Young Adult Fiction

Finalist

Waterfell

Amalie Howard

Harlequin Teen