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Kailin Gow's FADE Series - A Dystopian Thriller Omnibus Wins Prestigious IBPA Silver Honoree Award for the Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards

In a Crowded YA and Dystopian Book Marketplace, the FADE Omnibus Stood Out By Winning An Award Known for Recognizing Innovation, Originality, and the Best of Class

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Kailin Gow's FADE Series, a four-book series dystopian thriller filled with twists and turns, where everything is different than what is expected, wins the Silver Honoree Award for the Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards, hosted by the IBPA.

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The IBPA (Independent Book Publisher's Association) is a well-respected long-standing organization in the book industry that provides advocacy, education, and tools for publishers of all sizes and has relationships with bookstores, e-retailers, Publisher's Weekly, libraries, and more. They also provide a high standard in the Code of Conduct for publishers, helping shape the climate of the independent and traditional publishing industry.

FADE is a series about a young woman who goes home from track practice at school to find that her family and everything she knew about her normal, typical life was "faded", and that she, herself, is the target of an international manhunt.

A bestselling international book series where all four books in the FADE Series had been in the Top 25 to Top 100 Bestselling Teen Books on Amazon is one of four dystopian series, prolific author Kailin Gow has written.

Her other dystopian series, based on Greek mythology, as well as Science; The Fire Wars Series, won the Green Book Festival's Best Teen Book Award in 2012.

Her epic action adventure fantasy series, which had been compared to Lord of the Rings; The Bitter Frost Series, won the prestigious ALA YALSA Readers Choice Nomination in Fantasy and Science Fiction for 2011, which is currently in production as a game.

Kailin Gow is the author of over 160 books in all genres.  She has sold over 1.5 million books, and she is highlighted on Amazon as an Author Success Story, for overcoming circumstances to become one of the top authors on Amazon, in YA, and in the indie book world.  She has traveled to over 25 countries for work and pleasure, collecting stories and inspirations to share and tell to the world. She has been a speaker at Book Expo America in 2014, and has used as an example in a presentation by Goodreads, as an "innovative author".

Kailin Gow is not only an author but a publisher, and is also the President of Kailin Gow Comics.

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