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'American Prophet' wins award

CHICAGO — American Prophet: the Story of Joseph Smith, by Heidi S. Swinton, won an IPPY from the 2000 Independent Publisher Book Awards at BookExpo America in Chicago recently. The book, which was a companion volume to the PBS documentary by the same title, won in the biography category.

This is the fourth year for the Independent Publisher Book Awards. The 2000 IPPY Awards attracted entries from 550 independent publishers throughout North America.