Welcome Books


Awards

Congratulations to Welcome’s 2013 Award Winners:



American Teacher by Katrina Fried has won the IPPY Gold Medal for Peacemaker Book of the Year and Nautilus Book Awards has awarded it a Silver Medal in Social Change.
An American Family Cooks by Judith Choate has received the IPPY Gold Medal in Cookbooks.
India in Word and Image, Revised, Expanded and Updated by Eric Meola has received the IPPY Bronze Medal in Photography.
Ireland in Word and Image by Jay Ben Adlersberg has won the National Indie Excellence Book Awards first prize in Coffee Table Books and the Next Generation Indie Book Awards Gold Medal in Travel.

Meanwhile, Foreword Reviews Book of the Year Awards has nominated American Teacher in the Education category, An American Family Cooks in Cooking, Ireland in Word and Image and India in Word and Image in Photography, and You're My Dawg, Dog by Donald Friedman and J.C. Suares in Humor. Winners will be announced on June 27th at the ALA Conference in Las Vegas. Click on the books' covers above to learn more!


Welcome Books have won the following prestigious awards:


Afield
• 2012 James Beard Foundation Book Award Nominee—Single Subject
• 2012 ForeWord Reviews, Bronze Medal—Cooking
• 2012 IPPY, Bronze Medal—Cookbook
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The American Nurse
• 2012 Nautilus Awards, Silver Medal Winner—Photography/Art
• 2012 ForeWord Reviews, Honorable Mention—Social Sciences
• 2012 Next Generation Indie Book Award Winner—Coffee Table Book/Photography
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American Farmer
• 2009 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Silver Medal Winner—Coffee-Table Book
• 2009 Western Heritage Wrangler Award—Best Photography Book
• 2009 Western Photographic Artist Rose Awards—1st Place for Exceptional Use of Color; 1st Place for Black and White
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American Teacher: Heroes in the Classroom
• 2013 IPPY Gold Medal—Peacemaker Book of the Year
• 2013 Nautilus Silver Medal—Social Change
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An American Family Cooks
• 2013 IPPY Gold Medal—Cookbooks
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Artists in Love
• 2012 ForeWord Reviews, Silver Medal—Art
• 2012 IPPY, Gold Medal—Fine Arts
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The Bird's Christmas Carol
• 2001 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Gift Book

The Book of Exodus
• 2008 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Gold Medal—Regional
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Buddha
• 2008 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Gold Medal—Regional
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California the Beautiful
• 2009 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Regional
• 2011 BAIPA Best Art Book—Regional
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Canyon Wilderness of the Southwest
• 2008 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Gold Medal—Regional
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The Christmas Almanac
• 2009 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Reference
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Cooking with Italian Grandmothers
• 2011 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold—Cookbook
• 2011 IACP Award—Judges Choice
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The Constitution of the United States of America
• 2006 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—History
• 2007 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold—Outstanding Book of the Year, Freedom Fighter
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Elvis 1956
• 2009 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Bronze winner—Music
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Everyday Heroes
• 2012 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Finalist—Social Sciences
• 2013 Nautilus Grand Award—General Adult
• 2013 IPPY, Gold Medal—Outstanding Book of the Year Award for Book Most Likely to Save the Planet
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First Christmas
• 2008 Moonbeam Award, Gold—Holiday
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Gay in America: Portraits by Scott Pasfield
• 2012 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner—Gay/Lesbian - Non-Fiction
• 2011 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Honorable Mention—Photography
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The Gettyburg Address
• 2007 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—History
• 2008 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold—Outstanding Book of the Year, Design
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Give It All, Give It Now
• 2009 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Body, Mind & Spirit
• 2010 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold—Outstanding Book of the Year, Design
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Glorious American Food
• 2005 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Bronze—Cookbook
• 2006 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Finalist—Cookbook

The Goodnight Book
• 2006 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Honorable Mention—Parenting
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The Hollywood Dictionary
• 2005 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Silver—Humor category
• 2006 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Honorable Mention—Pop Culture

India: In Word and Image
• 2008 Graphic Design USA’s American Graphic Design Award
• 2013 Independent Book Publisher Awards, Bronze Medal—Photography
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Ireland: In Word and Image
• 2013 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Gold Medal—Travel
• 2013 National Indie Excellence Book Awards, First Place—Coffee Table Books
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The Last Good War: The Faces and Voices of World War II
• 2010 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Award-WINNER—Editor’s Choice Prize, Non-fiction
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The Little Big Book of Baseball
• 2007 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Bronze—Sports/Fitness/Recreation
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The Little Big Book of Birds
• 2007 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Nature category
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The Little Big Book of Cats
• 2005 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Gold—Pets category

The Little Big Book of Christmas: Carols, Stories, Poems, Recipes
• 2012 Moonbeam Gold Award Winner—Holiday
• 2012 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Bronze Medal Winner—Holiday
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The Little Big Book for Dads
• 2001 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Gold—Gift Book
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The Little Big Book for God's Children
• 2002 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Winner—Inspirational category
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The Little Big Book for Grandmothers
• 2002 ForeWord Magazine’s Book of the Year, Gold—Anthology
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The Little Big Book of Life
• 2003 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Silver—Self-Help
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The Little Big Book for Moms
• 2001 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Winner—Parenting
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The Little Big Book for Pregnancy
• 2003 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Finalist—Health/Medicine
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Mom's Almanac
• 2004 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Bronze—Parenting category
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New York Deco
• 2005 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Silver—Photography
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Off The Menu: Staff Meals from America's Top Restaurants
• 2012 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner—Cookbook
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The Oxford Project
• 2009 American Library Association—Alex Award
• 2009 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold—Outstanding Book of the Year, Original Concept
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Red Carpet
• 2008 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Silver—Outstanding Book of the Year, Design
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Searching for Mary Magdalene
• 2007 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Silver—Religion category

Searchings (vol. I)
• 2003 Foreword Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Art Photography

Searchings (vol. III)
• 2006 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Honorable Mention—Photography
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Sex Libris
• 2008 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Silver—Erotica category
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Shoe Fleur
• 2008 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold—Coffee-Table
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Slow: Life in a Tuscan Town
• 2009 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Photography
• 2010 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Silver—Coffee-Table
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The Vineyard Cookbook
• 2009 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Finalist—Cooking
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Wild Orphans
• 2002 ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year, Gold—Nature category

Wild Birds
• 2008 International Photography Awards, 2nd Place – Nature category
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