The CNY BOOK AWARDS

announcing the 2017 cny book awards


NOMINATION DEADLINE: July 1, 2017

Each year, the YMCA's Downtown Writers Center recognizes the best books published by authors from our region at the CNY Book Awards. Submissions for the 6th annual CNYBAs are now open. Click here to download a nomination form.

The Awards will be announced at a reception in November 2017.





CONGRATS TO THE 2016 CNY BOOK award winners!


The 2016 CNY Book Awards were announced at a reception at the CNY Philanthropy Center on Thursday, December 8th. The list of winning authors and their books is on the right of this page!