Winner: Managed Care by Joe Barrett

  • Children’s – YA

Winner: Buzzy and Thomas Move into the President's House by Vicki Tashman, illustrated by Fatima Stamato
Runner-Up: Welcome to Washington, Fina Mendoza by Kitty Felde

  • Horror

Winner: A Wistful Tale of Gods, Men and Monsters by David Ruggerio
Runner-Up: God Just Wanted to Play Golf by Craig W. Chenery

  • Literary - Romance

Winner: The Fat Lady's Low, Sad Song by Brian Kaufman
Runner-Up: The Town with No Roads by Joe Siple

  • Mystery - Detective

Winner: The Last Van Gogh by Will Ottinger
Runner-Up: The Faceless Advisor by Jeremiah Seyrak

  • Non-Fiction

Winner: Two Trees: A Memoir by Julie Beekman
Runner-Up: The Sons of Chester by Craig Ohlau and Kevin L. Gingrich

  • SciFi - Fantasy

Winner: Athena’s Choice by Adam Boostrom
Runner-Up: No Rest for the Wicked by Phoebe Darqueling

  • Suspense - Thriller

Winner: Black Frog by B.D. Smith
Runner-Up: Cold Betrayal by A.J. McCarthy

  • Young Adult

Winner: Dear Jane by Marina DelVecchio
Runner-Up: Manufactured Witches by Michelle Rene