We’re very happy to announce that “Four Seasons Of Loneliness” has won the prestigious 2017 IPPY Awards ( Independent Publisher Book Awards). We’d like to thank you, our readers, our reviewers and all who helped to make this book a success. Thank you for the honor!

The “IPPY” Awards, launched in 1996, are designed to bring increased recognition to titles published by independent authors and publishers.

This year’s contest drew entries from 49 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, 7 Canadian provinces, 7 Australian territories and 15 other countries.

Here are the results for the category Psychology / Mental Health. We would also like to congratulate the other authors and publishers who won this year:

GOLD (tie): Four Seasons of Loneliness: A Lawyer’s Case Stories, by J.W. Freiberg (Philia Books)

GOLD (tie): Show Me All Your Scars: True Stories of Living with Mental Illness, edited by Lee Gutkind (In Fact Books)

SILVER: How Whole Brain Thinking Can Save the Future: Why Left Hemisphere Dominance Has Brought Humanity to the Brink of Disaster and How We Can Think Our Way to Peace and Healing, by James Olson (Origin Press)

BRONZE: The Art of Healing from Sexual Trauma: Tending Body and Soul through Creativity, Nature, and Intuition, by Naomi Ardea (Wise Ink Creative Publishing)