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Book Design & Effectiveness Awards


And the winners are.....

Book Design & Effectiveness Award Winners!

The Washington Book Publishers Book Design and Effectiveness Competition recognizes, celebrates, and encourages excellence in bookmaking across the greater Washington, D.C. book publishing community. The competition's judges evaluate the excellence of each book's design and effectiveness in achieving the publisher's goals, meeting the readers' needs, and reaching its market. 

The 2014 winners were announced at the  reception and ceremony in their honor on Friday, May 16th at the Tenley-Friendship DC Public Library.  

About the Awards Ceremony

 The event featured an interactive forum with the judges, the designers, and editors of winning entries, and the audience. All books submitted to the competition were on display, with the winning entries shown prominently. After the ceremony, books entered in the competition will be donated to DC Public Library.