Sweet Bloods is a finalist for the Foreword Reviews 2017 INDIES Book of the Year Awards

The Sweet Bloods of Eeyou Istchee: Stories of Diabetes and the James Bay Cree is a finalist in the Health - Nonfiction category of the 2017 INDIES Book of the Year Awards!

More than 2,000 entries spread across 68 genres were submitted for consideration. The complete list of finalists was determined by Foreword’s editorial team, and can be found at:


“Choosing finalists for the INDIES is always the highlight of our year, but the job is very difficult due to the high quality of submissions,” said Victoria Sutherland, founder/publisher of Foreword Reviews. “Each new book award season proves again how independent publishers are the real innovators in the industry.”

Winners in each genre — along with Editor’s Choice Prize winners and Foreword’s INDIE Publisher of the Year — will be announced June 15, 2018.