APRIL 20, 2018


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Gaslight Lawyers: Criminal Trials & Exploits in Gilded Age New York by Richard H. Underwood Wins IPPY Silver Medal in True Crime

by Stephanie Pistello

[Lexington, KY]—Today, Shadelandhouse Modern Press is pleased to announce Gaslight Lawyers has been awarded a Silver Medal in True Crime by the 2018 Independent Publisher Book Awards. (IPPY)  Conducted annually, the Independent Publisher Book Awards honor the year’s best independently published titles from around the world.  The awards are intended to bring increased recognition to the thousands of exemplary independent, university, and self-published titles published each year.

According to their website (www.ippyawards.com), IPPY judging is based on quality of content, originality, design, and production with an emphasis on innovation and social relevance.

The Independent Publisher Book Awards, established in 1996, announced the winners of its 2018 award categories in a press release on Tuesday. The awards will be presented on May 29th during a ceremony at the Copa Cabana, Times Square,  New York City, NY. To view a complete list of award-winners, visit http://www.ippyawards.com/index.php. Congratulations to Richard H. Underwood and to all 2018 IPPY winners!