Crowdfunding Basics in 30 Minutes is a finalist in the Independent Publishers of New England’s 4th Annual Book Awards!!!

Very happy to announce that my book, Crowdfunding Basics in 30 Minutes is a finalist in the Independent Publishers of New England’s 4th Annual Book Awards!!!

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Some more info on the book awards from

Winners in 9 categories (plus the IPNE Book of the Year) from among the finalists below will be announced at the IPNE 4th Annual Book Awards Ceremony, November 4, 2017, at the Robbins Library in Arlington, Massachusetts. Books in the contest were judged by a diverse group of librarians and publishing professionals across New England. Take a glimpse at the judges for the 2017 Book Awards.

Congrats to all of the finalists:


  • Thea IberallThe Swallow and the Nightingale (Strong Voices Publishing)
  • Chuck VeitThe Yankee Expedition to Sebastopol (31by5)
  • Reginald W. BaconThe HABs and the HABs NOTS: Documenting the Architecture of Newburyport in the Historic American Buildings Survey (Variety Arts Press)
  • Michael J. EpsteinCrowdfunding in 30 Minutes (i30 Media)


  • Mai DonohueCrossing the Bamboo Bridge (Stillwater River Publications)
  • Kim FullerFinding: The story of a young boy who becomes his adoptive mothers’s greatest spiritual teacher (CreateSpace)


  • Barbara Kent LawrenceThe Other Island: Ben’s Story (Maine Authors Publishing)
  • E.A. MannOne American Robin


  • Ellen B. AldenYours Faithfully, Florence Burke: An Irish Immigrant Story (Stress Free Publishing)
  • Kathryn GuareWhere a Wave Meets the Shore (Kiltumper Close Press)
  • Jack MayerBefore the Court of Heaven (Long Trail Press)
  • Katherine Spada BastoDays to the Gallows (CreateSpace)


  • Felix F. GiordanoMontana Harvest (Red Road Publishers)
  • C. Michael LanceCaribbean Layoff (Sighthound Press)


  • Bonnie KreitlerI Heard Your Dog Died: Imaginings for Those Who Have Lost a Pet  (Rambling Dog Publications LLC)
  • Herb WeissTaking Charge: Collected Stories on Aging Boldly (Stillwater River Publications)


  • Katherine Spada BastoDays to the Gallows (CreateSpace)
  • Courtney Vail and Sandra J. HowellAngels Club 3: The Fight to Save Mustangs (West Ridge Farm Publishing)


  • Maung NyeuThe Gift of Water (Our Golden Hour)
  • Giselle ShardlowThe Grateful Giraffe: A Kids Yoga Feelings Book (Kids Yoga Stories LLC)

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