Monday, October 23, 2017
Text Size


5th Annual Contest is Largest Collection of Texas Authors

TEXAS - Readers of the exceptional titles selected for Texas Association of Authors (TxAuthors) Best Book Awards, would agree that they are winning reads and top-tier selections in their categories. By any measure, the distinguished books from this year's forty-eight winners are of stellar quality. Readers will love to fall into the pages and climb out with the greatest of satisfaction.

This is the fifth year for TxAuthors to select winning titles by Texas Authors. A sample chapter from each winning book can be found, along with the previous year’s winners at

The winners from this year’s contest will receive their prestigious awards at the Celebration of Authors Gala event in Houston on July 29th, which is a part of the 2nd Annual Authors Marketing Event happening July 28-30. Authors attending this paramount event will learn new ways to better market themselves and their books in this ever-changing world of publishing.

Each award-winning author will have their book(s) on display and for sale during the weekend event.

TxAuthors promotes authors from the Lone Star State in a variety of ways. The association leverages the knowledge and expertise of various authors to promote their works locally and globally.

TxAuthors is currently accepting contest entries for books published during 2017.

To view the complete list of winners - please click Load More at the bottom of the page or select a Genre listing at the top of the page for a specific genre.

If you would like to enter the contest, or know of an author that should enter our contest, please click here

You may click here to see a list of former years winners.




2017 Book Award Winners

  • All
  • Adventure
  • African American
  • AfricanAmerican
  • Animals
  • Art
  • Audio
  • Autobiography
  • Biography
  • Business
  • Cars
  • Children
  • Christian
  • Comedy
  • Computers
  • Contemporary
  • Cookbook
  • Cozy
  • Crime
  • Educational
  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Historical
  • History
  • Humor
  • Inspiration
  • Inspirational
  • Juvenile
  • Lets Bi Gay
  • Medical
  • Middle School
  • Military
  • Multi Cultral
  • Music
  • Mystery
  • New Age
  • Non Fiction
  • Novella
  • Picture Book
  • Poetry
  • Programming
  • Religious
  • Romance
  • Sci Fi
  • Self Help
  • Series
  • Spanish
  • Spiritual
  • Supernatural
  • Suspense
  • Techno
  • Texas
  • Thriller
  • Triller
  • War
  • WarCreativeWriting
  • Wartime
  • Women
  • YA
  • YoungAdult
  • Default
  • Title
  • Date
  • Random
load more hold SHIFT key to load all load all