Travelers’ Tales Awards and Special Recognition

Encounters with the Middle East edited by Nesreen Khashan and Jim Bowman

Antarctica: Life on the Ice edited by Susan Fox Rogers

100 Places Every Woman Should Go by Stephanie Elizondo Griest

  • Best Travel Book – English, 10th Annual International Latino Book Awards

Encounters with the Middle East: True Stories of People and Culture that Help You Understand the Region edited by Nesreen Khashan and Jim Bowman

  • Gold Award Winner, Current Events category; Finalist, Travel/Travel Guide category, 2008 Next Generation Indie Book Awards

Antarctica: Life on the Ice edited by Susan Fox Rogers

  • Gold Award Winner, Action/Adventure category; Finalist, Nature/Environment category, 2008 Next Generation Indie Book Awards

More Sand in My Bra edited by Julia Weiler and Jennifer L. Leo

  • Gold Award Winner, Humor/Comedy category; Finalist, Entertainment category, 2008 Next Generation Indie Book Awards

One Hundred Places Every Woman Should Go by Stephanie Elzondo Griest

  • Gold Award, Best Travel Book, Lowell Thomas Awards, 2007

The Best Travel Writing 2007 edited by James O’Reilly, Larry Habegger, and Sean O’Reilly

  • Runner Up, Best Travel Book, NATJA (North American Travel Journalists Association) Awards Competition, 2007
  • Bronze Award, Best Travel Book, Lowell Thomas Awards, 2007

The Best Travel Writing 2006 edited by James O’Reilly, Larry Habegger, and Sean O’Reilly

  • Finalist, Travel Essay, Benjamin Franklin Awards, 2007

What Color Is Your Jockstrap? edited by Jennifer L. Leo

  • Silver Medal, Humor, Independent Publisher Book Awards (IPPY), 2007

Make Your Travel Dollars Worth a Fortune by Tim Leffel

  • Runner Up, Best Travel Guide, NATJA (North American Travel Journalists Association) Awards Competition, 2006

The Thong Also Rises edited by Jennifer L. Leo

  • Gold Medal, Humor, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Awards, 2005

A Woman’s Asia edited by Marybeth Bond

  • Silver Medal, Travel Essay, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Awards, 2005

The Best Travel Writing 2005 edited by James O’Reilly, Larry Habegger, and Sean O’Reilly

  • Honorable Mention, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Awards, 2005

30 Days in the South Pacific edited by Sean O’Reilly, James O’Reilly, and Larry Habegger

  • Honorable Mention, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Awards, 2005

The Best Travelers’ Tales 2004 edited by James O’Reilly, Larry Habegger, and Sean O’Reilly

  • Gold Medal, Travel Essay, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Awards, 2004
  • Silver Medal, Travel Book, Society of American Travel Writers Western Chapter Awards, 2005

A Woman’s Europe edited by Marybeth Bond

  • Gold Medal, Travel Book, Society of American Travel Writers Western Chapter Awards, 2005

Sand in My Bra and Other Misadventures edited by Jennifer L. Leo

  • Grand Prize, NATJA (North American Travel Journalists Association), 2004
  • Finalist, Thomas Cook/Daily Telegraph Travel Book Award

Whose Panties Are These? edited by Jennifer L. Leo

  • Silver Medal, Humor, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Awards, 2004

A Sense of Place by Michael Shapiro

  • Finalist, Benjamin Franklin Award, 2005
  • Runnerup, DIY Book of the Year Award, 2005
  • Bronze Medal, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award, 2004

The Spiritual Gifts of Travel edited by James O’Reilly and Sean O’Reilly

  • Bronze Medal, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award, 2003

Travelers’ Tales Turkey edited by James Villers

  • Honorable Mention, ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award, 2003

Kite Strings of the Southern Cross: A Woman’s Travel Odyssey by Laurie Gough

  • Travel Book of the Year, Silver Medal Winner, ForeWord Magazine
  • Finalist, Thomas Cook/Daily Telegraph Travel Book Award

Storm: A Motorcycle Journey of Love, Endurance, and Transformation by Allen Noren

  • Best Travel Book of the Year, First Place Winner, ForeWord Magazine

Take Me With You by Brad Newsham

  • American Booksellers Association selection Book Sense 76; #4
  • Best Ten Travel Books of the Year, Amazon.com
  • Best Nonfiction Travel 2000, Today’s Librarian

Not So Funny When it Happened: The Best of Travel Humor and Misadventure Edited by Tim Cahill

  • Best Humor Book of the Year, First Place Winner, ForeWord Magazine
  • Finalist, Best Humor Comedy/Satire Book, 2001 Benjamin Franklin Awards

The Road Within Edited by Sean O’Reilly, James O’Reilly and Tim O’Reilly

  • Best Spiritual Book, Independent Publisher’s Book Award

The Ultimate Journey: Inspiring Stories of Living and Dying Edited by James O’Reilly, Sean O’Reilly and Richard Sterling

  • Best Spirituality Book of the Year, Second Place Winner, ForeWard Magazine

Travelers’ Tales: Brazil Edited by Annette Haddad and Scott Doggett

  • Silver Medal Winner, Benjamin Franklin Award

Travelers’ Tales: Food Edited by Richard Sterling

  • Best Travel Book, Silver Medal Winner, Lowell Thomas Award

Travelers’ Tales: Italy Edited by Anne Calcagno

  • Travel Book of the Year, Silver Medal Winner, ForeWord Magazine

Travelers’ Tales: Mexico Edited by James O’Reilly and Larry Habegger

  • Book of the Year, San Francisco Examiner

Travelers’ Tales: Thailand Edited by James O’Reilly and Larry Habegger

  • Best Travel Book, Lowell Thomas Award

There’s No Toilet Paper on the Road Less Traveled Edited by Doug Lansky

  • Humor Book of the Year, Independent Publisher’s Book Award

A Woman’s World Edited by Marybeth Bond

  • Best Travel Book, Lowell Thomas Award

A Woman’s Path Edited by Lucy McCauley, Amy G. Carlson and Jennifer Leo

  • American Booksellers Association selection Book Sense 76

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  • Best Travel Website, San Francisco Chronicle‘s Best of the Web