Category Information

CATEGORY INFORMATION

Please use the following categories to complete your registration form.

CHILDREN/TEEN/YA

Pre-school/Toddler – Newborn to Age 5
Early Reader – Ages 6-8
Young Reader – Ages 8-12
Teens – Ages 12-16
YA – Ages 15 and Up

ADULT FICTION

Erotica
Fantasy
General Fiction/Novel
Historical Fiction
Horror
Humor
LGBTQIA
Mystery (Gumshoe, detective, cozy mystery, etc.)
Pets/Animals
Religious Fiction (Christian, etc.)
Romance
Science Fiction
Seasonal/Holidays
Short Stories & Novellas/Graphic Novels & Interactive Books
Thriller/Suspense (Psychological, legal, etc.)

 POETRY

 ADULT NON-FICTION

Arts (Art/Music/Pop Culture/Performing Arts)
Body/Mind/Spirit
Business/Sales/Economics
Crafts & Hobbies/Cooking/How-To
Education
Health and Fitness
History
Humanities (Mens/Women’s Issues/Multi-cultural/Aging/Retirement/Seniors)
Memoir/Autobiography/Biography
Parenting/Family/Relationships
Religion/Spirituality/Inspiration
Science
Self-Help
Societal Issues – (Politics/Society/Environment/True Crime)
Travel/Nature
Writing/Publishing

OTHER CATEGORIES – CLASSICS

Classics (Copyright prior to 2023)
Reader Views Peer Award (for staff, reviewers and their families, and affiliates only)

REGIONAL CATEGORIES – FICTION AND NON-FICTION (NORTH AMERICA ONLY)

Canada East  (ON, QB, NF, NB, NS, PE, NT)
Canada West (BC, AB, SK, MB, NWT, YK)
Great Lakes (OH, MI, IN, IL, WI)
Mexico
Mid-Atlantic (PA, WV, VA, DE, MD, DC, NJ)
Mid-West  (MN, IA, MO, OK, KS, NE, SD, ND)
North-East  (ME, VT, NH, MA, RI, CT, NY)
South (MS, LA, AR, TX, TN)
South-East  (KY, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL)
West -Mountain  (MT, WY, ID, UT, CO, NM, AZ, NV)
West- Pacific  (CA, OR, WA, HI, AK)

GLOBAL CATEGORIES – FICTION AND NON-FICTION

Africa
Asia
Australia (New Zealand/Australasia)
Central America
Europe
North America
South America