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Announcement and Recognition of the Chanticleer International Book Awards Winners will take place at the 2019 CIBA Ceremonies as hosted by the Virtual Chanticleer Authors Conference. #VCAC20
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Robert Dugoni, J.D. Barker, Chris Humphreys, Scott Steindorff, and Paul Cutsinger
Tuesday – Sunday, September 8 – 13, 2020
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Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Top Development Editor – Jessica Morrell
and Top Literary Agent – Donald Maass
Thursday, Friday, and Sunday September 17 & 18, and 20, 2020
The 2019 CIBA Ceremonies
All 2019 CIBA Finalists will be recognized at the daily CIBA ceremonies that will announce 3 or 4 of the seventeen CIBA Divisions each day on Tuesday – Saturday at 5:00 p.m. PST.
The First Place Category Awards Winners whose works have advanced from the premier Finalists Level of Achievement will be announced the daily ceremonies.
The 2019 Grand Prize Winners for all 17 Divisions of the CIBAs plus the Overall Best Book will be announced on Sunday, September 13, 2020. The Sunday CIBA Ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. PST.
The CIBA Ceremonies will be ZOOMed Live and recorded at the Hotel Bellwether, Bellingham, Wash.
The CIBA Ceremony Schedule of Announcements is at the end of this post along with a downloadable WORD Doc file that may be printed for your convenience.
The Links to the 2019 CIBA Finalists –
This will be the LAST ANNOUNCEMENT BEFORE THE 2019 CIBA CEREMONIES that will take place at VCAC 20.
We have tried to email each author/publisher whose works have advanced to the Premier FINALISTS LEVEL in the 2019 Chanticleer Int’l Book Awards – at least twice. This is final notification before the 2019 CIBA Ceremonies.
Congratulations to ALL!
CYGNUS Book Awards for Science Fiction
OZMA Book Awards for Fantasy Fiction
PARANORMAL Book Awards for Supernatural Fiction
DANTE ROSSETTI Book Awards for Young Adult Fiction
GERTRUDE WARNER Book Awards for Middle-Grade Readers
Little PEEPS Book Awards for Early Readers and Picture Books
LARAMIE Book Awards for Americana and Western Fiction
CHAUCER Book Awards for Pre-1750s Historical Fiction
GOETHE Book Awards for Post-1750s Historical Fiction
NELLIE BLY Book Awards for Investigative and Long Piece Journalism
M&M Book Awards for Mystery & Mayhem Classic and Not-So Cozy Mysteries
CLUE Book Awards for Suspense Thrillers
GLOBAL THRILLERS for High Stakes Thrillers & Lab Lit
CHATELAINE Book Awards for Romantic Novels
SOMERSET Book Awards for Contemporary and Literary Fiction
JOURNEY Book Awards for Narrative Nonfiction – Memoirs/Biographies
I & I Book Awards for Insight and Instruction, How-To, and Guide Books
The CIBA Ceremony Schedule of Announcements
Hashtags #CIBAs #CYGNUSawards #OZMAawards etc.
FIRST PLACE CATEGORY ROUNDS of the 2019 CIBAs
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 5 p.m. PST LIVE –
- CYGNUS Book Awards for Science Fiction – Presenter: Elana Mugdan – OZMA Grand Prize Winner
- OZMA Book Awards for Fantasy Fiction – Presenter: Sara Stamey – Global Thriller Grand Prize Winner 2017
- PARANORMAL Book Awards for Supernatural Fiction – Presenter: Chris Leibig – Paranormal Grand Prize Winner
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 5 p.m. PST LIVE
- DANTE ROSSETTI Book Awards for YA Fiction – Presenter:
- GERTRUDE WARNER Book Awards for Middle-Grade – Presenter: Peter Greene – Goethe Grand Prize 2017
- LITTLE PEEPS for Early Readers – Presenter: Denise Ditto Satterfield – Little Peeps Grand Prize Winner 2018
Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 5 p.m. PST LIVE
- LARAMIE Book Awards for Americana Fiction – Presenter: Jacquie Rogers – Laramie Grand Prize Winner 2016
- CHAUCER Book Awards for pre-1750s Historical Fiction – Presenter: TBD
- GOETHE Book Awards for post-1750s Historical Fiction – Presenter: TBD
- NELLIE BLY Book Awards for Investigative and Long Form Journalism Non-Fiction: TBD
Friday, September 11, 2020 at 5 p.m. PST LIVE
- M&M Book Awards for Mystery & Mayhem Novels – Presenter: Wendy Delaney
- CLUE Book Awards for Suspense & Thrillers Novels – Presenter: Pamela Beason
- GLOBAL THRILLERS for High Stakes Suspense Thrillers – Presenter: TBD
Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 5 p.m. PST LIVE
- CHATELAINE Book Awards for Romantic Fiction – Presenter: TBD
- SOMERSET BOOK Awards for Contemporary, Literary, and Satire Fiction – Presenter: TBD
- JOURNEY Book Awards for Memoir and Narrative Non-Fiction – Presenter: Janice Ellis -Journey Grand Prize Winner 2018
- I & I Book Awards for Instruction and Insight Non-Fiction – Presenter: TBD
The CIBAs GRAND PRIZE ROUNDS (Dress to Impress!)
Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. PST LIVE
- DANTE ROSSETTI
- GERTRUDE WARNER
- LITTLE PEEPS
- NELLIE BLY
- MYSTERY & MAYHEM
- GLOBAL THRILLER
- INSTRUCTION and INSIGHT
And we will culminate the 2019 CIBA Ceremonies with announcing the 2019 OVERALL GRAND PRIZE for Best Book!
Have your favorite bubbly and appetizers ready!
Cheer your favorites on!
Please check back often in thee crazy times! We keep posting updates!
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The OFFICIAL POSTING of the 2019 CIBA announcements of the 17 Divisions’ award winners will start on Wed. Sept 16, 2020.
DOWNLOAD and PRINT the 2019 CIBA Awards Ceremonies ScheduleThe-CHANTICLEER-INTERNATIONAL-BOOK-AWARDS (4)
You will see it download. Then open the Word Doc and then print it.