Nancy Mayborn Peterson’s novel, Not to be Forgiven, is a finalist for Best First Novel (over 80,000 words) in the 2014 Next Generation Indie Book Awards competition. Nancy’s book is one of five finalists; the winner has already been named. This is the eighth year for the contest, which is sponsored by the Independent Book Publishing Professional Group, made up of small presses. A catalog listing winners and finalists will be distributed at the Book Expo America in New York City in late May. Nancy also will be appearing at the Phillip S. Miller Library in Castle Rock on Sunday, June 22, at 2 pm as part of the Douglas County Libraries Local Author Showcase.