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46th Annual Book Show Call for Entries

Your best book designs deserve to be recognized! 

Click here to enter!

Achieve visibility for your most beautiful books from the 2016 publishing season by entering them in our highly acclaimed book show competition!

Books, covers, jackets, ebooks, and product catalogs across genres are accepted, and the entry process is simple. Submissions will be displayed at our Annual Book Show held at Chronicle Books in San Francisco in October 2017, and winners will be showcased in our Annual Book Show catalog.


Membership in PPN is not required.

Professional entries may be submitted for any book produced by a North American publisher.

Student entries may be submitted for any book design project produced at a North American college-level graphic arts program.

Books must have a publishing date of December 1 2015 through March 31 2017.

Deadline extended to: August 1, 2017