Awards

Bright Sky Press

  • 2005 Western Heritage Wrangler Award
  • 2013 Texas Excellence Award, Excellence in Internet & Media

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The Boy Who Saved My Life by Earle Martin

  • 2012 Barbara Jordan Media Award Winner
  • 2013 Living Now Book Award— Evergreen Medal for Personal Growth — Silver Medal

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Cattle Brands by Jane Pattie

  • November 2016 — Pattie Inducted to the Texas Literary Hall of Fame

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Celebrating Home: A Handbook for Gracious Living by Christy Rost

  • 2013 High Plains Book Award Finalist

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David Crockett in Congress by James R. Boylston & Allen J. Weiner

  • 2010 IPPY Award Winner— Best Regional Non-Fiction

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Desert Days Desert Nights by Roxie Munroe

  • 2010 Science Book Club Choice

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Douwlina: A Rhinos Story by Grace Borgeson

  • 2013 Moonbeam Award— Environmental Issues— Gold Medal

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Everybodys Got a Seed to Sow: The Brookwood Story by Yvonne T. Streit with Jana Mullins

  • 2016 Special Needs Book Award, Adults Special Needs— Gold Medal

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Historic Houston Streets by Marks Hinton

  • Nominated for the Julia Ideson Award, Friends of the Texas Room

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Horned Toad Canyon by Joyce Gibson Roach

  • November 2016— Roach inducted into the Texas Literary Hall of Fame

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Hugo Ortegas Street Food of Mexico by Hugo and Rueben Ortega

  • 2012-2016 James Beard Finalist
  • Named an Essential Mexican Cookbook by SAVEUR Magazine

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An Invitation to Entertain by Elizabeth Stone

  • 2014 IPPY Awards— Home & Garden— Gold Medal

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Live Wires: Neuro-Parenting to Ignite Your Teen’s Brain. Insulating Your Child Against College Frenzy, Achievement, Mania & Media Explosion by Judith Widener Muir

  • Forewords Reviews Finalist for Best Book of the Year, Family and Relationships
  • 2013 Living Now Book Award— Family/Parenting— Gold Medal

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One Day I Went Rambling by Kelly Bennett

  • 2012 Character Building Counts Book Award— Silver Medal
  • 2013 Winner of Writers League of Texas Book Award— Picture Book Awards

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Oobleck Slime and Dancing Spaghetti by Jennifer Williams

  • Nappa (National Parenting Products Award) Silver Medal

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Our Shadow Garden by Cherie Foster Colburn

  • 2010 Winner— Growing Good Kids Awards

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The Paper Republic: The Struggle for Money, Credit and Independence in the Republic of Texas by James P. Bevill

  • 2009 Summerfield G. Roberts Award by the Sons of the Republic of Texas
  • 2010 Best Specialized Book on U.S. Paper Money awarded by the Numismatic Literary Guild

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RANCH by Roxie Munroe

  • 2006 Nappa Family Honors Award
  • Children’s Book of the Month Club Selection
  • 2009 Texas Reeding Club

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Read to Me! by Chris Helene Bridge

  • 2015 Moonbeam Award— Literacy & Reading Skills— Silver Medal

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River Royal: Master of the Mississippi by Sarah Wynne & Katie Clark, illustrated by Penny Weber

  • 2014 Mom’s Choice Award— Children’s Picture Books: Adventure, Adventurers & Heroes— Silver Medal

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RODEO by Roxie Munroe

  • 2007 Houston Chronicle’s Top Ten Texas Books of the Year
  • Texas Institute of Letters, Finalist
  • Friends of the Austin Public Library Award for Best Children’s Book

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Shine On by Mike Renfro

  • 2009 Winner— Axiom Business Award— Gold Medal

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Silly Shoes: Poems to Make You Smile by Lawson Gow, illustrated by Mike Guillory

  • 2014 Moonbeam Award— Children’s Poetry— Bronze Medal

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Sophia Rising: Awakening Your Sacred Wisdom Through Yoga by Monette Chilson

  • 2013 Illumination Award Gold Medal— Spirituality
  • 2014 First Horizon Award

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Thistle Down: A Tale of Trolls and Fairies by Molly & Gary Whitney

  • 2016 Moonbeam Award— Best First Book: Chapter Book— Bronze Medal

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Wild West Trail Ride Maze by Roxie Munroe

  • 2007 IPPY Awards— Interactive Children’s Book— Bronze Medal
  • Children’s Book of the Month Club Selection

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The Word Burglar by Chris Cander, illustrated by Katherine Tramonte

  • 2014 Moonbeam Award— Literacy & Reading Skills— Silver Medal