New York, NY, February 12, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Seventeen outstanding titles earned the coveted iUniverse Reader’s Choice designation during the week of February 4-10, 2007.
The iUniverse Reader's Choice designation recognizes books with both editorial excellence and sales success. Books reach the Reader's Choice level after receiving the Editor's Choice designation recognizing editorial quality and selling 250 copies. Of these 250 copies, 50 percent must have been sold through the retail channel (not purchased directly from iUniverse by the author).
The iUniverse titles earning Reader’s Choice during this period include:
-- All Fall Down by Gary Sick
-- Anne Bonney by Jeffery Williams
-- The Art Crowd by Sophy Burnham
-- The Cielo by Paul Salsini
-- Conversations and Cosmopolitans by Robert Rave and Jane Rave
-- From Zero to Hero by Jeffrey Knott
-- Price Yourself Right by Jane Francis
-- Jew with the Iron Cross by Georg Rauch with Phyllis Rauch
-- Kalan the Mighty Warrior by Kim Strauss
-- Melodies of My Life by Denedria R. Banks
-- with Monsters by Joseph Eugene Green
-- Moonlight in Vermont by John Hilferty
-- The Second Journey by Tim Athey, Ph.D.
-- A Shadow Like a Leopard by Myron Levoy
-- The Schoolboy by Tony Rosa
-- Unwell by Leslie Lipton
-- White Tiger, Green Dragon by Simone Marnier
“Congratulations to each of these authors for their outstanding achievement,” Susan Driscoll, iUniverse CEO and president, said. “Receiving the Reader’s Choice designation is by no means an easy task, and these seventeen authors are to be commended for their tremendous efforts. They are an inspiration to self-published authors everywhere.”
For more information about these titles, Reader’s Choice, or iUniverse’s book publishing, editing, and marketing services, please visit www.iuniverse.com.
iUniverse offers a variety of publishing services to help individuals publish, market and sell fiction, poetry and nonfiction books. The company utilizes print-on-demand technology, and is one of the largest self-publishing companies in the United States, publishing more than 5,000 new titles each year. The iUniverse management team has extensive editorial and managerial experience with traditional publishers such as HarperCollins, Putnam, Holt and Holtzbrinck. iUniverse works with industry-leading author organizations, including the Authors Guild, the Harlem Writers Guild and the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) to bring innovative programs to their members. The company also has a strategic alliance with Barnes & Noble, Inc. iUniverse has offices in New York City, Shanghai and Lincoln, Neb. For more information, please visit www.iuniverse.com or call 1-800-AUTHORS.