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Infinity Authors 2011 IPPY Finalists

Posted by Brittany Lavin on Fri, Jun 17, 2011 @ 07:57 PM

We are pleased to announce that books by IP authors were finalists in the annual IPPY Awards program.

IPPY Finalist Kathy Gruver, Infinity author of The Alternative Medicine Cabinet

alternativeIt's an honor to have my hard work and passion acknowledged by the IPPY as a finalist for The Alternative Medicine Cabinet in the Alternative Medicine category. Trying to squeeze 20 years of health experience into a book was definitely a challenge and it's a joy to know that my work is being appreciated. I'm hoping this sparks even more interest for people in exploring how natural health can help everyone avoid drugs and surgery! More information about the book and natural health can be found at and my weekly health tips at


IPPY Finalist Marc Little, Infinity author of Angels in the Midst

describe the imageThe recognition by the Indie Excellence Awards committee for ANGELS IN THE MIDST (Religion Fiction Category) is special because of the timing. The novel is the sequel to DON'T BLINK WHEN GOD CALLS and both follow the campaign trail and inauguration of Curt Felton, Jr., the first African American mayor of Forrestville, Florida. The backdrop and back stories are closely related to my former adopted hometown of Jacksonville, Florida, which ironically elected its first Black mayor in May 2011. Do I hear screenplay for HBO or the big screen for either book? Yes. I am proud to be one of Infinity's honored authors and I thank you for your professional guidance. My website is 

IPPY Finalist Mariana Williams, Infinity author of Stars or Stripes 4th of July

starsnstripesMariana's novel was selected by the panel of judges as a 2011 IPPY Finalist in the Chick-lit category with her novel Stars or Stripes 4th of July. Mariana is currently vacationing in Europe and was unable to provide a blurb about her winning novel.



IPPY Finalist Bob O'Connor, Infinity author of The Life of Abraham Lincoln

Bob's novel was selected by the judges as a 2011 IPPY Festival in the describe the imagehistory-non-fiction category with his book The Life of Abraham Lincoln. The book is a rare, never before published manuscript, written circa 1880 by a long time friend and personal body-guard to Abraham Lincoln. The book was found in The Huntington Library in California in 2008.

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