PRESS RELEASE | Grove City, OH – Danica Barreau of Pouka Fine Art Pet Portraits in Grove City, Ohio was named a Silver Medalist in the 21st Annual Independent Publisher Book (IPPY) Awards for her book “Setterly Yours: A Photographic Introduction to The English Setter.”
Danica Barreau is an international award-winning pet photographer and digital artist with a passion for English Setters. She wrote, compiled, and published “Setterly Yours” to provide a different type of information about English Setters to prospective owners. Featuring over 150 professional photographs, the book covers a brief history of the breed, their physical characteristics, personalities, grooming requirements, and health issues.
The Independent Publisher Book Awards were conceived in 1996 as a broad-based, unaffiliated awards program open to all members of the independent publishing industry. The awards are intended to bring increased recognition to the thousands of exemplary independent, university, and self-published titles produced each year, and reward those who exhibit the courage, innovation, and creativity to bring about change in the world of publishing.
The medal-winning books will be celebrated on May 30th during the annual BookExpo America publishing convention in New York City, with gold, silver and bronze IPPY medallions awarded in 83 national, 22 regional, and ten e-book categories. This year’s contest drew over 5,000 entries, with winning medalists in 43 U.S. states, 7 Canadian provinces, and 15 countries overseas.
“Setterly Yours: A Photographic Introduction to The English Setter” is available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Autographed copies can be ordered directly from the author on her website: www.pouka.com.