Past Winners

Discover the Literary Heritage of Independent Authors Academy

Embark on a captivating journey through the literary achievements honored by the Independent Authors Academy. Our Past Winners page invites you to explore a curated collection of outstanding independent literature, where each title has earned the prestigious Independent Authors Academy Award.

Unveiling Literary Excellence

Step into the world of literary brilliance and explore past winners that have shaped the landscape of independent publishing. From compelling fiction to enlightening nonfiction, evocative poetry to impactful young adult literature, our past honorees showcase the diverse and extraordinary talent within the Independent Authors Academy community.

Rediscover Literary Triumphs

Whether you are an avid reader, an aspiring author, or simply curious about the best in independent literature, our Past Winners page offers a journey through the triumphs of independent authors. Rediscover literary classics, explore hidden gems, and gain insights into the evolution of storytelling.

Connect with Independent Voices

Independent Authors Academy has consistently celebrated the ingenuity of independent authors who carve their own paths in the literary world. Our Past Winners page is an invitation to connect with the best in independent literature and to celebrate the voices that have left an indelible mark.

Start Your Exploration

Begin your exploration of the exceptional works that have earned the Independent Authors Academy Award. Visit our Past Winners page to immerse yourself in the diverse and remarkable world of independent literature. Each book is a testament to the power of independent voices and the lasting impact of exceptional storytelling. Join us in celebrating the brilliance of past winners and the ongoing legacy of Independent Authors Academy.

Eligibility Criteria

At Independent Authors Academy, we believe in fostering a diverse and inclusive celebration of independent literature. To ensure fair consideration, please carefully review our eligibility criteria before submitting your work for the Independent Authors Academy Awards.


Our history, dating back to the inception of the Independent Authors Academy, is a testament to the enduring spirit of independent authors. Journey through our extensive collection of past winners, encompassing categories such as:

  • Fiction: Engaging narratives that captivate readers and push the boundaries of storytelling.
  • Nonfiction: Thought-provoking works that explore diverse subjects and challenge conventional thinking.
  • Poetry: Expressive verses that embody the beauty and power of language.
  • Children’s: Celebrating outstanding translations that bridge cultures and bring unique voices to a wider audience.
  • Young People’s Literature: Impactful stories that resonate with young readers and contribute to their literary journey.
  • Journals: Mindful journals for self-improvement and more.