The book industry has its own equivalents to the Ig Nobel Prize, including the Literary Review’s Bad Sex in Fiction Award. And as you can see in the following infographic, that is just the beginning.
There’s also the Weird Ass Picture Book Award, and the Shorty (which I wouldn’t necessarily include in this list of undesirable awards)., and the
But that is about all there is in the way of ignominious book awards; the infographic only lists the four awards, and I could not find any others.
Do you know of one we missed?