Authors Between the Covers

March23episode

Are You Ready For the IPPY's?


Jim Barnes is a book editor and director of the IPPY Awards, shorthand for the Independent Publisher Book Awards. He has been involved with the program since 1997.

What are the IPPY’s and why have hundreds of self-published authors applied to win the coveted medallion?

We’ll learn all about it in this podcast, plus:

  • Jim gives us the skinny on the independent book publishing world.
  • He shares facts and figures on this growth industry, as well as the down side to self-publishing.
  • He offers thoughts on how traditional publishers are responding.
  • And, he gives self-published authors tips on how they can land an IPPY themselves.

Download the podcast now!

Click here to read more about Jim in the April issue of Be Inkandescent magazine.

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