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2024 Winners of the Tassy Walden Awards Announced
Picture Book Text-Winner: Chaunell Feliciano, Wilton, All In A Name. Honorable Mention awards to Katherine Wilkes, Madison, You Are A Star.
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Ontario Creates Announces Finalists for 2024 Trillium Book Awards
Among the nominees is Britta Badour, an award-winning artist, public speaker and Kingston raised writer.
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Deadline May 31 for entries in Gulf Coast Writers Association contest
Writers around the world have just under one month to submit their best work into the Gulf Coast Writers Association Annual Writing Contest.
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V.V. Ganeshananthan Wins Carol Shields Prize
... literary prize in the world for women and nonbinary authors. This year’s finalists-Eleanor Catton (Birnam Wood), Claudia Dey (Daughter), Kim ...
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Barnes & Noble Announces Annual Children’s & Young Adult Book Awards Winners
Barnes & Noble announced the winners of their annual Children’s & YA Book Awards at a live event tonight hosted in New York City.
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Upcoming Contest Deadlines

Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest
Canada’s favorite micro-writing competition. Submit a story and a postcard-the relationship can be as strong or as tangential as you like, so long ...
Deadline: 2024-05-20

Restless Books Prize for New Immigrant Writing
The ethos of America is defined by its immigrants. Their stories have always been an essential component of the nation's cultural consciousness, ...
Deadline: 2024-05-31

St. Louis Literary Award
For more than 50 years, the St. Louis Literary Award has honored many of the most important writers of our time and celebrated the contributions of li...
Deadline: 2024-06-03

California State Poetry Society Annual Contest
This contest is open to all poets, whether or not they are members of the CSPS. Entries must be in English and be the original, unpublished work of th...
Deadline: 2024-06-30

24 Hour Short Story Contest
Write a story of a specified length on a specified topic in 24 hours. Topic and story length are given to participants once the contest time period be...
Deadline: 2024-07-20

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