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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Twenty-Third Publications produces books that are practical spirituality for daily Catholic living and user-friendly resources for busy parish le...
New London, CT US [Read More]
Upcoming Book Events
Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival
Established in 2003, Theakstons Crime Writing festival is the largest festival of it's kind. It is ranked as one of the top three literary festiv...
Starts: 2019-07-19 [Read More]
Bendigo Writers Festival
Bendigo Writers Festival gives you time out to tune in to the important things in life. This year’s festival theme is The Good Life, and that c...
Starts: 2019-08-09 [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...
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...
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...
CBC Literary Prizes Nonfiction Prize
Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada are eligible to enter. For any contestant who has not reached the age of majority in his/her provi...
Vermont Book Award
The Vermont Book Award is a new prize created to honor artists with deep connections to the state of Vermont, and to draw attention to a state so uniq...
Governor General's Literary Awards
French-language book in each of the seven categories of Fiction, Literary Non-fiction, Poetry, Drama, Children’s Literature (text), Children’s Lit...
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]