The shortlisted nominees will be judged by Canadian Authors-Metro Vancouver members and the finalists will be announced July 16, 2018.
Every book submitted was professionally read and reviewed. Authors not shortlisted will receive their evaluations by June 18, 2018. Evaluations were done by Vivalogue Publishing.
The Whistler Independent Book Awards provide independently published authors with a unique opportunity to have their work recognized through a juried process.
Winners will be announced at the 17th Whistler Writers Festival, 11-14 October, 2018.