International Latino Book Awards


All entries must be received at the Latino Literacy Now offices on or before April 2, 2018

Finalists will be announced in Mid June 2018Finalists receive a comprehensive package that will help promote and market your book.

The Award Winning Author Recognition Weekend will take place on September 8, 2018. The three days of activities includes the Int’l Latino Book Awards Ceremony, the Los Angeles Latino Book & Family Festival, and the Award Winning Author Celebration Night.

After the Finalists are announced the finalists may participate in Int’l AwardWinning Author Tour activities at events like the American Library Association, a variety of Latino events around the USA, and the Latino Book & Family Festivals

The International Latino Book Awards are held annually by Latino Literacy Now, a California 501c3 non-profit, in conjunction with Las Comadres para las Americas, & Reforma: The National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish-Speaking (an affiliate of the American Library Association).

Extended Deadline: April 2, 2018

(Paquete de Entrada para estos Premios tambien disponible en Español)

Latino Book into Movies Awards


All entries must be received by January 31, 2018
Finalists will be announced roughly four weeks prior to the Awards
Many of us would love to see more movies being produced that star Latinos & feature Latino themes. Realizing that many movies start with a great book, Latino Literacy Now has created a second competition within the framework of its International Latino Book Awards: the Latino Book into Movies Awards.

The application period for this year has ended

For your records, you can still access the application form, but application are not accepted anymore