Congratulations to our winners of the 2013 IndieFab Award for the Foreword Reviews’ 16th Annual Book Of The Year Awards. Foreword Reviews announced the winners on Friday, June 27th at the 2014 American Library Association Annual Conference.
Gold Winner: Architecture
By Margaret Supplee Smith
In this magnificent book, architectural historian Margaret Supplee Smith traces the evolution of the ski resort in North America. Brimming with photographs of spectacular scenery, intriguing buildings, and colorful personalities, American Ski Resort is the first book to explore the combined phenomena of skiing, tourism, and architecture from a national perspective.
Gold Winner: Translations
By Mo Yan
Translated by Howard Goldblatt
This powerful novel by Mo Yan—one of contemporary China’s most famous and prolific writers—is both a stirring love story and an unsparing critique of political corruption during the final years of the Qing Dynasty, China’s last imperial epoch.
Bronze Winner: Nature
By William E. Tydeman
This invigorating book invites readers to sit down with Lopez and his friend William E. Tydeman to engage with their conversations about activism, the life of the mind, and all things literary.