2012 Global Ebook Awards Finalists

2012 Global Ebook Awards Finalists

Note:  The number of Finalists per category varies. Categories with more Nominees have more Finalists. The quantity of finalists are percentages of the number of Nominees per category.

“Best Of” Categories


Best Ebook Cover

Best Ebook Trailer

Best Illustration in Children Fiction

Best Illustration in Non-Fiction

Best Multimedia in an Ebook (Audio/Video/Internet/App/iPad)


Specialty Categories


Christian Children’s Picture Book

Christian Ebook


Fiction Categories


Children Literature Fiction

Children Picture Books Fiction

Erotic Literature Fiction

Gay/Lesbian/LGBT Fiction

Graphic Novel Fiction

Historical Literature Fiction – Ancient (set before 500 AD)

Historical Literature Fiction – Contemporary (set 1940-NOW)

Historical Literature Fiction – Medieval (set 500-1500 AD)

Historical Literature Fiction – Modern (set 1500-1940 AD)

Horror Fiction

Humor/Comedy Fiction

Inspirational/Visionary Fiction

Multicultural Literature Fiction

Mystery Fiction

Popular Literature Fiction

Pre-Teen Literature Fiction

Religion/Faith Fiction

Romance Fiction – Contemporary

Romance Fiction – Historical

Short Stories/Essays Fiction

Speculative Fiction – Classic Fantasy (set before 1940)

Speculative Fiction – Contemporary Fantasy (set after 1940)

Speculative Fiction – Paranormal

Speculative Fiction – Science Fiction

Spiritual/Metaphysical Fiction

Suspense Fiction

Teen Literature Fiction

Thriller Fiction

Travel/Essay Fiction

Western Fiction


Non-Fiction Categories


Action/Adventure Non-Fiction

Advertising/Marketing/Sales Non-Fiction

Animals/Pets Non-Fiction

Anthology Non-Fiction

Art/Graphics Non-Fiction

Autobiography/Memoirs Non-Fiction

Aviation Non-Fiction

Biography Non-Fiction

Business Non-Fiction

Careers/Employment Non-Fiction

Communications Non-Fiction

Cookbooks Non-Fiction

Current Events/Politics/Foreign Affairs Non-Fiction

Death/Dying (Thanatology) Non-Fiction

Diet/Nutrition Non-Fiction

Education Non-Fiction

Entertainment and Performing Arts (Music/Dance/Film) Non-Fiction

Environment/Green Non-Fiction

Finance/Investment/Wealth Non-Fiction

Gay/Lesbian/LGBT Non-Fiction

Genealogy/Heritage/Ancestry Non-Fiction

Health, Fitness and Beauty Non-Fiction

History Non-Fiction

Home and Garden Non-Fiction

Inspirational/Visionary Non-Fiction

Leadership Non-Fiction

Medicine/Healthcare Non-Fiction

Men’s Issues Non-Fiction

Military Non-Fiction

Multicultural Non-Fiction

New Age Non-Fiction

Parenting/Family Non-Fiction

Popular Culture Non-Fiction

Professional/Technical Non-Fiction

Psychology/Mental Health Non-Fiction

Reference Non-Fiction

Relationships/Sexuality Non-Fiction

Religion/Faith Non-Fiction

Science Non-Fiction

Self-Help Non-Fiction

Seniors Non-Fiction

Spiritual/Metaphysical Non-Fiction

Sports/Fitness/Recreation Non-Fiction

Technology/Engineering Non-Fiction

Teen Literature Non-Fiction

Travel/Guidebook Non-Fiction

True Crime Non-Fiction

Writing/Publishing Non-Fiction