Washington Book Publishers
Serving Publishing Professionals in the Washington, DC, Area

Book Design & Effectiveness Awards

6:00PM - 9:00PM
Friday, May 16, 2014

Tenley-Friendship DC Public Library
4450 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, D.C.

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.

Join us for a reception and ceremony, when the 2014 winners will be announced. This year's entries will be on display during the reception for guests to browse and the ceremony will feature an interactive panel with the judges.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. ($20 for members/$25 for non-members)
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About the Awards Ceremony

Winners will be announced and the awards will be presented at a reception and ceremony on Friday May 16th, 2014. Cosponsored by the DC Public Library, the reception and ceremony are open to the public.

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

Tickets for the event must be purchased in advance and cannot be purchased at the door.

Email: Kathleen.deboer@oecd.org
Kathleen DeBoer, WBP Vice President 2013-2014