Submit Your Book!

Fill out the information below and provide us with a low-resolution digital version of your book cover and book interior pages ready for reading and review. The pdf is used for our Avid Reader Group to elect the final three books in each category. If you would prefer, you may send physical copies of your book instead. Please send us an email if this is your preference.

If your book is selected as a finalist title, we will send out a press release and announce the winners via email to our Verified Readers. Verified Readers will receive links to purchase your book and will have just under three months to purchase and read all three finalists books in the category they choose and submit their vote.

Will your book be their favourite read?!

The price? $199 CAD + applicable taxes 

Be sure to check out the award criteria first before submitting your book!

Please fill out one form for each book that you enter.

*If your pdf file is bigger than the below requirements, please fill out the form, attach a placeholder image or doc in it’s place, and email your pdf to

    Genre of Your Book (required)

    Non-FictionNon-Fiction: MemoirFictionBusiness/Self-HelpSpirituality/WellnessChildren'sChildren's: Early ReaderCookbooksThrillerFantasy/Sci-FiRomanceYA (Young Adult Novels)PoetryAnthology/Short Story

    Books will be reviewed by our Avid Readers Group. If you are selected as a finalist, Verified Readers will be sent a link where they can buy a copy of your book.

    By checking this box, you confirm you own the copyright to this book (required)

    By checking this box, you confirm that information about your book (synopsis, bio, book cover etc.) can be used in CBCA's marketing materials. (required)

    Finished filling out the form? Process your payment for each entry to finalize your submission.

    Illustration of a book open with a pen and some writing.