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The Derek Walcott Prize announces finalists, including Ukrainian poet Ostap Slyvynsky
"The collection ’Winter King’ is a book largely about war. I recently read in public some poems from an even earlier book, ’Adam,’ from the pre-war ...
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2024 TikTok Book Awards Shortlist
Several authors also serve as judges, including Samantha Shannon. The final winners will be voted on by TikTok users and announced July 25, 2024.
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Top Voices in Science Fiction and Fantasy Hail from the UK
Twenty UK winners have been published in L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volumes since the inception of the Contests.
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Miles Franklin Literary Awards finalists named
The six finalists for the 2024 Miles Franklin Literary Award were confirmed on Tuesday by award trustee Perpetual and the Copyright Agency’s ...
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Joshua Whitehead and Ali Bryan among finalists for 2024 Alberta Book Publishing Awards
The winners, along with those of the Mystery & Thriller Book of Year Award, Lois Hole Award for Editorial Excellence and Special Achievement in ...
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Upcoming Contest Deadlines

Anthology Short Story Award
Established to recognise and encourage creative writing and provide a platform for publication, this short story award is open to original and previou...
Deadline: 2024-07-31

Lesley Strutt Poetry Contest
The Lesley Strutt Poetry Contest is an award that provides a prize for the single best poem submitted to our judges. This contest is open to all poets...
Deadline: 2024-08-10

Waterford Poetry Prize
The Waterford Poetry Prize is a competition open to all writers currently living on the island of Ireland. There is no age limit and no entry fee...
Deadline: 2024-08-12

Best in Business Awards
Recognizing nonfiction business books published in each of three categories: business reporting, career and financial development, and management and ...
Deadline: 2024-08-12

Writer’s Digest Self-Published eBook Awards
Writer’s Digest’s 9th Annual Self-Published E-book Awards honors the best self-published e-book(s) in eight of the most popular categories with $5...
Deadline: 2024-08-15

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