Authors & Publishers

What is the Indianapolis Book & Author Benefit?

The Christamore House Guild Book & Author Benefit is a highly anticipated and regularly sold out event in Indianapolis showcasing five to six authors and their recently released books. The Benefit takes place over two days (a Thursday and Friday) in mid to late April, and includes a tour of the Christamore House, private Author Reception, and large Benefit Luncheon with book signing. All proceeds raised from ticket and book sales go directly to need-based scholarships and Christamore House educational programs.

Where are the Indianapolis Book & Author Benefit events held?

The Benefit Luncheon is held at the historic Indiana Roof Ballroom in downtown Indianapolis, and the Author Reception is hosted at a private residence.

Who are we looking for?

· Authors with new books being released between January and May.
· Hardcover Format
· Genre: Fiction/Memoir/Biography
· Books must be available to sell at the Benefit events.
· Authors who are available to attend all events during the two-day Benefit.

How do I submit my book for consideration?

If you would like to submit a book for consideration, please contact the Author Selection Committee at authorselection@indybookandauthor.org.