Announcing the 2020 Journey Book Awards Long Listers!
Recognizing some of the Somerset Hall of Fame authors - With these award-winning titles, you will understand why the Somerset Book Awards is one of the most competitive divisions in the Chanticleer International Book Awards.
In the building of literary fiction, we reflect the world as we see it. With these award-winning titles, you will understand why the Somerset Book Awards is one of the most competitive divisions in the Chanticleer International Book Awards.
The dramatic premise explored in a new novel, Insynnium, is a wild, immersive leap into a world-changing (but fictional) drug. In other hands, what could be a dystopian thriller goes one step further in author Tim Cole’s capable hands. He focuses on the humans who first discover and use the drug and weaves his story with a devilish charm. This is somewhat Bill Murray/“Groundhog Day” territory, a film exploring one man’s reliving a day in his life over and over until he learned new behaviors, new skills and came out of it a better man. Unlike “Groundhog,” Max McVista takes multiple doses of the drug against all advice, then somehow expands time itself in what he calls an “AUE” or “Alternative Universe Experience,” enabling him to spend months and sometimes years becoming or experiencing whatever he wishes. When returning real-time, he’s only missed a day or two. (For E=MC squared fans, it’s basically reverse engineering of Einsteinian physics.) For a man with few basic skills, a drunk who all but abandons his wife and sons, he returns to his family with outsized skills as a musician, entrepreneur, carpenter, medical savant, pilot. Skills he could not have learned in any traditional manner. He lies about how he learned everything, tracing it back to an accident, choosing to bury his drug-induced years of time-traveling across the world, spending concentrated periods exploring whatever he fancies with no time “penalty” in the real world. Of course, it’s not all happy stories [...]
MANUFACTURED WITCHES by Michelle Rene – Teen & Y/A LGBT Fiction, Teen & Y/A Wizards & Witches Fantasy Fiction, Teen & Y/A Sword & Sorcery Fantasy Books
A Young Adult Fantasy novel so full of sorcery and fantasy you may be swallowed up whole. Highly recommended!
SPOTLIGHT on OZMA: October is for OZMA 2020 Book Awards – Fantasy, Magic, Other Worlds, and Other Creatures, Book Awards
Discovering TODAY's Best FANTASY Books with the OZMA Book Awards. Check out these OZMA Hall of FAME Authors and their outstanding works.
Looking for a fast-paced, rooting-tooting, page-turning Western? Look no further. Hansen delivers in spades. Highly recommended.
Who Won the $1,000 check for the 2019 Chanticleer Int'l Book Awards? Who will be listed in the Chanticleer Hall of Fame? Join us in congratulating the 2019 CIBA Overall Grand Prize Award Winner for Best Book!
Schwartz delivers a hands-down gripping, chilling thriller that feels right at home in today’s headlines.
Part Three – The 2019 Chanticleer International Book Awards Overall Grand Prize Winner, Division Grand Prize and First Place Category Winners – CIBAs
Part 3 and the Final Installment of the 2019 Chanticleer Int'l Book Awards Announcements that honor and recognize the 17 Divisions of the Winners and the Overall Best Book for the 2019 CIBAs Grand Prize Winner.