Nominations are now being accepted for the 2021 National Outdoor Book Awards. The program, which is in its 25th year, recognizes the work of outstanding writers and publishers of outdoor books.
Books may be nominated for awards in one of several categories including: History/Biography, Outdoor Literature, Outdoor Adventure Guides, Nature Guides, Children's Books, Design/Artistic Merit, Nature and the Environment, Natural History Literature, Outdoor Classics, and Journeys.
Journeys is a new category this year. Titles entered in this category involve journeying in some manner for the purposes of nature or outdoor travel.
To be eligible for the 2021 National Outdoor Book Awards, nominated books must have been released (date of first shipment of books) after June 1, 2020 and before September 1, 2021, except for those titles which have been nominated for the Outdoor Classic Award.
Information on eligibility requirements and entry forms are available at the National Outdoor Book Awards web site (http://www.noba-web.org).
The deadline for entries is August 19, 2021.