The Golf Fanatic’s Guide to Hawaii was named a finalist in the travel guides category of the 2009
National Indie Excellence Awards on May 11, 2009. The National Indie Excellence Awards competition is judged by an independent panel of experts from all
aspects—editing, marketing, publicity, and design—of the publishing industry.
Hot Tub Publishing won a gold EVVY award at the Colorado Independent Publishers Association awards banquet on Saturday, March 28, 2009. The first place award in the travel category went to the Denver-based company’s flagship book, The Golf Fanatic’s Guide to Hawaii, a comprehensive guidebook to the top 50 publicly accessible courses in the Aloha State.