Book Publishers Directory
Picked out your resolutions for the new year yet? Help youself achieve a better you with books from these self-help publishers. Changing your diet and exercise program? Get healthier with titles from health and fitness publishers and cook healthy recipes from these presses specializing in cookbooks..
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Upcoming Book Events
Brisbane Writers Festival
Brisbane Writers Festival brings a page-turning experience to Brisbane in September each year, as well as a year-round program of exciting events...
Starts: 2019-09-06 [Read More]
Brooklyn Book Festival
The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars ...
Starts: 2019-09-09 [Read More]
Awards News and Announcements
- 2019 Alberta Literary Awards & Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize Shortlists
- The Writers' Guild of Alberta is excited to announce the finalists for the 2019 Alberta Literary Awards and Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book ...[read more]
- Submissions are open for the 2019 Canadian Jewish Literary Awards
- The Canadian Jewish Literary Awards invite you to submit any books on a Jewish theme or topic. The author must be Canadian but need not be Jewish ...[read more]
- Shortlist Announced for the 2018 Lionel Gelber Prize
- Jury Chair Janice Stein announces five finalists for the 2018 Lionel Gelber Prize: Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides's T ...[read more]
- 32nd Annual Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Winners Announced
- The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, in partnership with the de Grummond Children's Literature Collection at The University of Southern Mississippi, a ...[read more]
- Long Beach Comic Expo Honors Five Finalists And Announces Winner Of The 2018 Dwayne McDuffie Award
- The 2018 Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity in Comics will honor five finalists following in the late Dwayne McDuffie's footsteps. The winner wi ...[read more]
US Book Publishers By State
Upcoming Contest Deadlines
American Eagle Book Awards
Each year, American Eagle Book Awards recognizes notable works of fiction by self-published or independently published authors whose books were publi...
3-Day Novel Contest
Can you produce a masterwork of fiction in three short days? The 3-Day Novel Contest is your chance to find out. For 37 years, hundreds of writers hav...
CBC Short Story Prize
This annual contest is open to original, unpublished stories between 1200 and 1500 words, written by Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Cana...
Narrative Fall Story Contest
Entries can include short shorts, short stories, essays, memoirs, photo essays, graphic stories, all forms of literary nonfiction, and excerpts from l...
IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award
The IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award for excellence in book publishing is regarded as one of the highest national honors for small and independent publish...
Each year Black Lawrence Press will award The Hudson Prize for an unpublished collection of poems or short stories. The prize is open to new, emerging...
The Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry
Robert Kroetsch was one of Canada’s most celebrated literary writers and critics. His novels, poetry, and theory have consistently been benchmarks ...
Catholic Press Book Awards
Both CPA members and non-members may enter the CPA Book Awards. An eligible entrant will be an author of a book or the publishing company.
The Word Awards was established to encourage the pursuit of excellence in the art, craft, practice and ministry of writing and help to raise the profi...
Exeter Writers Short Story Competition
The competition is open to published and unpublished authors living anywhere in the world and writing in English. Stories must not have been previousl...
Recently Added Contests
Icelandic Festival Of Manitoba Poetry & Short Stories Contest
The Icelandic Festival of Manitoba invites you to submit previously unpublished poetry (three entries per person) and/or a short story (one per p...
Deadline: 2019-07-03 [Read More]
HeartWood Broadside Series Contest
Submit one poem (of any form) or flash prose piece (fiction or nonfiction) per entry; regardless of genre, the entry must be 200 words or less. T...
Deadline: 2019-06-01 [Read More]
The Masters Review Flash Fiction Contest
Send us your stories under 1000 words! We love a good piece of flash fiction. The winner will receive $3000, publication, and a spot in Kathy Fis...
Deadline: 2019-05-31 [Read More]
Tillie Olsen Short Story Award
Send unpublished, original stories of no more than 5,000 words in standard manuscript format, paginated and with word count on the first page. Do...
Deadline: 2019-05-31 [Read More]
Mystery & Mayhem Awards - Cozy Mystery Writing Contest
Chanticleer Book Reviews is looking for the best books featuring "mystery and mayhem", amateur sleuthing, light suspense, travel myster...
Deadline: 2019-04-30 [Read More]