This is the official announcement of the 2019 GLOBAL THRILLER Book Awards for HIgh Stakes Thrillers and Lab Lit, a division of the CIBAs, First Place Category Winners and the GLOBAL THRILLER Grand Prize Winner. Congratulations to all! The 2019 GLOBAL Book Awards were presented by Sara Stamey, 2017 Global Thriller Grand Prize Winner.
BISHOP’S LAW by Rafael Amadeus Hines – African American Urban Fiction, War Fiction, Thriller/Suspense
A thriller that will enthrall, with a hero in an impossible situation, against impossible odds. How will Bishop resolve the situation this time? Readers will be glad they picked this one up! Highly recommended!
A NIGHT in BABYLON by Michael West – African American Urban Fiction, Fiction Urban Life, Action/Adventure Fiction
One night determines who lives and who dies in Los Angeles, where the undercurrent of corruption is rank and those who dare to oppose authority, risk everything. A hard-core novel for today’s audiences. Highly recommended!
The FINALISTS for the GLOBAL THRILLER Book Awards for High Stakes Thrillers – a division of the 2019 CIBAs
The field narrows for the 2019 GLOBAL THRILLER Book Awards for High Stakes Suspense and Thrillers, International Espionage, Lab Lit. Congratulations to the FINALISTS! There are some great page-turners in this list!
The SOMERSET Book Awards for Literary, Contemporary, and Satire Fiction – the SHORTLIST for the 2019 CIBAs
Join us in cheering on these authors whose works have advanced to the Shortlist for the 2019 Somerset Book Awards.
The SOMERSET Book Awards for Literary, Contemporary, and Satire Fiction – the Long List for the 2019 CIBAs
Join us in cheering the authors whose works have made it to the LONG LIST for the SOMERSET Book Awards for Literary, Contemporary, and Satire fiction, a division of the CIBAs.
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