Young Author Awards

The First International & Indian Subcontinent Chapter

Recognising Next Generation Authors 8, November 2017, Dubai

An initiative to celebrate and nurture the talent of the next generation of Authors. With a panel of well known people and advisors. These awards have been conceived as wide spectrum awards program open to all authors under the age of 30.

Book awards & Popular choice awards to celebrate the literary side, while the Creative awards to celebrate the creative side of the literary feat!

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Book Awards & Popular Choice Awards

Any book or e-book published between January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2016 in English

Author's Age:

  • under 10 years
  • 10-15 years
  • 15-20 years
  • 20-25 years
  • 25-30 years
  • 30-35 years
Creative Awards

Campaigns launched between January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2016

Open to nominations from Publishers, Independent Authors, Bookstores, Book illustrators, Strategic consultants, Organisations, NGOs and Agencies (Advertising agencies, Social Media agencies, PR agencies)


Celebrating and Nurturing the Next Generation of Authors.

Book and E-book Awards

Youngest author in age for each category

Publisher of the year to the publisher with maximum submissions / awards

Creative Awards

It will be judged by a distinguished panel of judges against the creativity, objectives of the campaign laid out and the results achieved for each category

Bookstore of the year to the publisher with maximum submissions / awards

Popular awards – Online voting Author who gets maximum online votes for their book (irrespective of age)

Creative Award Categories
  • Innovative Social Media Usage
  • Most Creative Book Launch
  • Innovative Book Launch Strategy
  • Best PR Campaign for A Book Launch
  • Bookstore of the year (for maximum submissions / awards)
  • Best Cover Design
  • Ambient Media for a literary purpose
  • Concept for nurturing young authors
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Book & Popular Award Categories
  • Award for the youngest author overall in each language (English) / each country
  • Best work nominated in each category
  • Popular award - most voted in each category - traditionally published, self published and e-book
  • Publisher of the year (With maximum submissions / awards)
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