HERE’S TO THE WINNERS OF THE 26TH ANNUAL BOOK PUBLICISTS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AWARDS

HERE’S TO THE WINNERS OF THE 26TH ANNUAL BOOK PUBLICISTS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AWARDS

Three Black Château authors saluted at the prestigious Irwin Awards. The virtual event was held December 9, 2020 to an audience of members and honorees.

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Los Angeles, CA — Black Château congratulates three of its authors as well as all the winners of the 26th Annual Book Publicists of Southern California (BPSC) Awards. The annual event was held virtually December 9, 2020.

Black Château team member and author A.G. Billig attended the online event. She says, “It was an amazing night filled with so much talent and graciousness. Irwin Zucker is an inspiration and Robin Quinn was fantastic to work with in organizing the Zoom meeting. It was exciting to attend and represent Black Château. Congratulations to all the winners!”

The full list of honorees include:

 

Michael Antler

Author, Josephus: A Novel

Best Historical Fiction

 

Michael Bowker

Author, Gods of Our Time: A Paris Love Story

Best International Novel of Year

 

Virginia Dale

Author, Rich White Americans

Best Fiction of the Year

 

Sarah Frank

Author, The One Chance Series

Teen Author of the Year

 

Lori Golden

Author, My House of Lies

Best Memoir of Year

 

Bo Lebo

Creative director, New Health Options

Publicist of the Year

 

R.L. (Rick) Hann

Author, Executive Malice

Best Mystery Novel of Year

 

Robin Quinn

Lead writer, editor: Quinn’s Word for Word

Best Media Kit for Mark Kingston Levin’s 30th Century Sci-Fi Trilogy

 

David Ruggiero                      

Author, Say Goodbye and Good Night

Most Romantic Book of Year

 

Lon E. Varnadore 

Author, Junker Blues

Best Science Fiction Series

 

Sara Winokur 

Author, Double-Blind: The Icelandic Manuscript Murders

Best Mystery-Thriller of Year

 

Ron Zayas

Author, Lessons from the Len Master

Best Business Book of the Year”

 

The Book Publicists of Southern California award is named after Irwin Zucker, a legend in the book publicity and promotions industry, and founder of the BPSC. His dedication to the mission of the organization and promoting authors makes the annual event possible. Covid and social distancing protocols in Southern California did not stop Zucker from giving authors their moment in the spotlight to accept their prestigious award.

Zucker says, “We proudly adapted to our times and held annual the Irwin Awards online to an audience which included our dedicated members and honorees. As with every year, it is a privilege to salute authors and experts. Each was able to virtually accept their award and a good time was had by all. The authors have made a mark with their outstanding books and we’re thrilled to celebrate their success with them.”

Visit the website for the Book Publicists of Southern California for more information about the awards and the organization.

 

ABOUT BLACK CHÂTEAU

Black Château is an award-winning marketing and public relations agency located in Southern California. It specializes in promoting authors, books, small press, personality brands, and creative individuals from around the world with a full-spectrum of services. The company’s motto is: We believe in storytellers. For more, visit www.BlackChateauEnterprises.com.