April 18, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LAS VEGAS, NV — Imbrifex Books is pleased to announce that two of its titles have received recognition in the 22nd Annual Independent Publisher (IPPY) Awards. BASE CAMP LAS VEGAS by Deborah Wall won a silver medal in the Travel/Guidebook category, and A JUSTIFIED BITCH by H.G. McKinnis won silver for best regional fiction/West-Mountain.
Launched in 1996 and conducted each year to honor the year’s best independently published books, the “IPPY” Awards recognize merit in a broad range of subjects and reward authors and publishers who “take chances and break new ground.” IPPY medal-winning books will be celebrated on May 29th during the annual BookExpo publishing convention in New York, with gold, silver and bronze IPPY medallions awarded in 83 national, 24 regional, and 11 e-book categories. A full list of winners is online here.
“We’re honored that two of our titles were recognized this year,” said Mark C. Sedenquist, Publisher, Imbrifex Books. “We are a new press, and these are among our first releases. We’re especially happy that both books shine a light on Las Vegas, one by spinning a brilliant tale set in our oft-misunderstood city, and the other by guiding hikers to the natural wonders and spectacular landscapes of the desert Southwest.”
About Imbrifex Books: Founded in 2016, Imbrifex Books, based in Las Vegas, Nevada publishes 5-6 titles per year. Scenic Side Trips is a series of road trip guides around the USA. Base Camp Hiking Guides showcase hikes within a couple of hours of downtown in key American cities. The Local Angler series featuring expert anglers around the country. Fiction and memoir titles are also under production.
CONTACT: Mark C. Sedenquist