2017 Global Ebook Award Winners


Note: In some categories more than one ebook is listed as the winner due to the number of entrants and the sum of their scores from the judges; some categories may have limited or no awards.

 “Best Of” Categories

Best Ebook Cover

Best Ebook Trailer

Best Multimedia in an eBook

  • Gold:  The Adventures of the Three Little Pigs, Irene Deev
  • Silver:  How to Say Cheese, A.K. Williams and Co-Author Bee Kapitan

Best Website Design (Listing 1 or More Ebooks)

Fiction Categories

Children Literature Fiction

Children Picture Books Fiction

  • Gold:  The Ant and the Grasshopper, Carl Sommer
  • Gold:  The Ugly Princess, Carl Sommer
  • Silver:  The Emperor and the Seed, Carl Sommer
  • Bronze:  The Night Pirates, Victoria Stace


Fantasy/Alternate History



  • Gold:  Circle of Time, Debra Shiveley Welch
  • Silver:  A Hunt by Moonlight, Shawna Reppert
  • Bronze:  Apollo’s RavenLinnea Tanner
  • Honorable Mention:  Legacy of Truth, Christy Nicholas

Fantasy/Other World

Gay/Lesbian/LGBT Fiction

Historical Literature Fiction – Ancient (set before 500 AD)

Historical Literature Fiction – Contemporary (set 1940-NOW)

Horror Fiction

  • Silver:  Beacon, November Ellison
  • Bronze:  Visions Through a Glass, Darkly, David I. Aboulafia

Humor/Comedy Fiction


Juvenile Fiction

Multicultural Literature Fiction

Mystery Fiction

New Adult Fiction

  • Gold:  Different Lee, Bill Hiatt
  • Silver:  The Origins of Benjamin Hackett, Gerald M. O’Connor


  • Gold:  Alawahea:  Book One of the Azellian Affairs, Sara L. Daigle
  • Silver:  Fix, Michael Golvach
  • Bronze:  Different Lee, Bill Hiatt


Popular Literature Fiction

Religion/Faith Fiction

Romance/Erotica Fiction – Contemporary

Science Fiction

Short Stories/Essays Fiction

Spiritual/Metaphysical Fiction

Steampunk Fiction

Suspense Fiction

Thriller Fiction

  • Gold:  The Meek, JD Palmer
  • Silver:  The Fixer:  The Killing Kind, Jill Amy Rosenblatt
  • Bronze:  Pink Slips, Beth Aldrich
  • Honorable Mention:  Lemoncella Cocktail, Rene Natan

Travel/Essay Fiction

Western Fiction

  • Gold:  The Guns of Pecos County, David Watts

Young Adult Fiction

  • Gold:  Return to Royalty, E. Paige Burks
  • Silver:  The Secret Billionaire, Teymour Shahabi


Non-Fiction Categories

Advertising/Marketing/Sales Non-Fiction

Aging Non-Fiction

Animals/Pets Non-Fiction

Anthology Non-Fiction

Autobiography/Memoirs Non-Fiction

Biography Non-Fiction

  • Silver:  The War Within, the Story of Josef, Patricia Walkow

Business Non-Fiction

Careers/Employment Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  LinkedIn: The 5-Minute Drill for Executive Networking Success, Lori Ruff and Col (Ret.) Joe Frankie, III

Children’s Non-Fiction

Death/Dying (Thanatology) Non-Fiction

  • Silver:  When Their World Stops:  The Essential Guide to Truly Helping Anyone in Grief, Anne-Marie Lockmyer

Diet/Nutrition Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  The Wise Woman’s Almanac: A Seasonal Guide with Recipes for New Beginnings That Never Go Out of Season, Connie Pshigoda

Education Non-Fiction

Environment/Green Non-Fiction

  • Silver:  Navigating the Maze: of Energy Efficiency Projects, Jeff Julia

Inspirational/Visionary Non-Fiction

Juvenile/Young Adult Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  Little Miss HISTORY Travels to INTREPID Sea, Air & Space Museum, Barbara Ann Mojica

Leadership Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  BIG-BIM 4.0: Ecosystems for a Connected World, Finith Jernigan

Medicine/Healthcare Non-Fiction

  • Bronze:  Apple Cider Vinegar: Miracle Health System, Dr. Patricia Bragg

Military Non-Fiction

New Age Non-Fiction

Parenting/Family Non-Fiction

  • Silver:  CYBER CRISIS – It’s Personal Now, William Keiper

Popular Culture Non-Fiction

  • Silver:  CYBER CRISIS – It’s Personal Now, William Keiper

Professional/Technical Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  BIG-BIM 4.0: Ecosystems for a Connected World, Finith Jernigan

Psychology/Mental Health Non-Fiction

Religion/Faith Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  The True Making of a Champion: Building Strength and Character Through Adversity, Victor Torres

Self-Help Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  The True Making of a Champion: Building Strength and Character Through Adversity, Victor Torres
  • Gold:  Unspoken Agreements, AKK
  • Silver:  Building Powerful Nerve Force, Dr. Patricia Bragg
  • Bronze:  Wall Street Kitchen: The Recipe Behind a Housewife’s 1000% Stock Return, Victor Chiu

Spiritual/Metaphysical Non-Fiction

Technology/Engineering Non-Fiction

Writing/Publishing Non-Fiction

  • Gold:  How to Avoid 101 Book Publishing Blunders, Bloopers & Boo-Boos, Judith Briles


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2019 Global Ebook Awards
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