CAP Awards

"I believe the CAP awards are an excellent way to shine a light into the indie book scene as it makes its mark in Ireland and around the literary world."

~ Jax Miller, Author and Judge for CAP Awards 2016

The CAP Awards is a reader’s guarantee of quality, offering readers fresh, new voices and vision only available from independent authors combined with professional, high-level standards of publishing.

Click here for all the winners from 2016 and how to enter for the 2017 CAP Awards.

“Everyone hears about the success of independent authors, which is terrific, almost revolutionary, but independent publishing for all its success is a crowded place. Whereas one can argue that the cream will always float to the top, it isn’t always that simple. Carousel Aware Prize (CAP), is an an initiative that is long overdue, which is one of the main reasons why I came on board as a judge."

~ Louise Phillips, Author and Judge for CAP Awards 2016