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THE AWARDS


    Submissions for the 2024 Nero Book Awards are now open!

    Please carefully read the Terms and Conditions of entry before preparing your submission.

    All submissions must be made via the online form below before the deadline of 5pm, Wednesday 10th July 2024 BST.


    The form should be completed by the publisher of the book and the author should have confirmed their permission for their personal data to be provided as part of this submission.

    Here is a reference copy of the entry fields for the Nero Book Awards 2024 submissions form, to help publishers prepare their entries.

    You can read more about the Awards here.

    We look forward to receiving your submission.

    PRIVACY NOTICE

    The personal data captured in this form will be used to enter a book to the 2024 Nero Book Awards. We take data privacy seriously and handle all personal data securely and in accordance with our Privacy Policy, nerobookawards.com/gdpr. We will share this personal data with our partners who administer and promote the Nero Book Awards, namely The Booksellers Association and Riot Communications. We may also publish basic detail on shortlistees, category winners and the overall Book of the Year winner on nerobookawards.com and on the Awards social channels (Instagram, Twitter and Facebook). The personal data will be retained for one year from the completion of the 2024 Awards cycle. Authors should be made aware of this Data Protection Statement in advance of Award entry.

    Any questions? Email submissions@nerobookawards.com

    – SECTION ONE –
    AWARDS CATEGORY



    Please select an Awards Category from one of the four options listed below:

    – SECTION TWO –
    PUBLISHER DETAILS



    Publishing House

    Imprint (if relevant)

     



    If you are an independent publisher and there is only one key contact, please provide the Editor’s Name and Email address and leave the remaining fields blank.
     
    Editor’s Name

    Editor’s Email

    This email address will be sent a copy of the submission confirmation.
     
    Publicist’s Name

    Publicist’s Email

    Marketer’s Name

    Marketer’s Email

    Sales’ Name

    Sales’ Email

    – SECTION THREE –
    BOOK DETAILS



    Title of Book:

    Author:

    ISBN:

    Publication Date:

    Word Count:

    Page Count:

     

    – SECTION FOUR –
    PDFs and IMAGES


    Please upload a pdf copy of the book to the relevant category links.

    The file must be named in the following format: ‘Title of book by Author – Publisher’.

    Children’s Fiction: https://www.dropbox.com/request/hfPBWTLsy8gnX8MLklxP

    Debut Fiction: https://www.dropbox.com/request/oRediaMD0XLFg0RL37LL

    Non-Fiction: https://www.dropbox.com/request/uN3TJp0SCBbeJWg2DGBe

    Fiction: https://www.dropbox.com/request/X9HEA3MYc7S3fFpsQTMI

    Upload a hi-res jacket image for the book to:

    The file must be jpeg/png, minimum resolution 300dpi, named in the following format: ‘Title of book, Author – Publisher’

    Upload a press release / TI for the book to:

    The file must be named in the following format: ‘Press release – Title of book, Author – Publisher’

    Upload a hi-res author headshot to:

    The file must be jpeg/png, minimum resolution 300dpi, named in the following format: ‘Author name – copyright’

    – SECTION FIVE –
    AUTHOR DETAILS



    Author’s Date of Birth:

     
    Author’s Country of Birth:

    UK or Irish nationality is not a requirement of entry.

    Author’s Place of Residence:

    The author must have been resident in the UK or Ireland for at least six months prior to publication.


    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


    The following information will only be used to assist in the preparation of press materials in the case of shortlisting.
     
    Number of previous novels published:

    Number of previous non-fiction books published:

    Number of previous children’s books published:

    Social media marketing

    If none available, please use the publishers’ channels
     
    Author’s Twitter handle:

    Author’s Instagram handle:

    Author’s Facebook page (Only include official pages, not personal):

    Author’s Website address:


    Imprint’s Twitter handle:

    Imprint’s Instagram handle:

    Imprint’s Facebook page (Only include official pages, not personal):

    Imprint’s Newsletter:


    – SECTION SIX –
    DECLARATION



    It is the responsibility of the publisher making this submission to ascertain that the authors of all books submitted to the Nero Book Awards have given their consent to entry and will abide by the terms and conditions: Terms & Conditions – 2024.pdf
     
    By submitting this form, you confirm that:
     
    If an entered book is selected as a Category Award Winner, the publisher will contribute the
    following towards general promotional activity
    (PLEASE SELECT RELEVANT CONTRIBUTION):


    By submitting this form, you confirm that:

    The publisher will send three hard copies of this submitted title to the Awards administrator as soon as possible and arriving by Friday 26th July 2024 at the latest, unless an exemption is agreed by the Administrator, via the following address:


      The Nero Book Awards – [Name of Category],
      c/o The Booksellers Association,
      6 Bell Yard,
      London,
      WC2A 2JR

    Please indicate which format you will be submitting a physical copy in:

    PLEASE NOTE if you are submitting a bound copy or proof, please do not send a finished copy once available, as we will not send multiple copies to judges.


    All data and personal information shared with the Nero Book Awards shall be handled in the strictest confidence and in accordance with Caffè Nero’s privacy policy: caffenero.com/uk/privacy-policy

    Data Protection Statement.

    The personal data captured in this form will be used to enter a book to the 2024 Nero Book Awards. We take data privacy seriously and handle all personal data securely and in accordance with our Privacy Policy, nerobookawards.com/gdpr/. We will share this personal data with our partners who administer and promote the Nero Book Awards, namely The Booksellers Association and Riot Communications. We may also publish basic detail on shortlistees, category winners and the overall Book of the Year winner on www.nerobookawards.com and on the Awards social channels (Instagram, Twitter and Facebook). The personal data will be retained for one year from the completion of the 2024 Awards cycle. Authors should be made aware of this Data Protection Statement in advance of Award entry.

    ** Please note that the submission process can be quite lengthy, depending on the speed of your connection.

    After pressing “Submit Details”, please do not leave the page or close this browser window until you see confirmation of your submission.

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