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The Yale Nonfiction Book Prize
... finalist for the National Book Award in Nonfiction. She is also the author of the memoir The Long Goodbye (2011) and the poetry collections ...
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Toronto anthropologist David R. Samson wins the $60K Balsillie Prize for best public policy book
The five finalists were selected by the jury from 43 titles submitted by 25 publishing imprints. Each will receive $5,000. The prize is funded by ...
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Enter PLUM Writing Contest and Get Published
Have you written anything for class you’re proud of in 2023? Submit your writing to the Pacific Literary Undergraduate Magazine (PLUM) by Dec.
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Vaillant wins Baillie Gifford Prize
Fire Weather was chosen as the winner from a shortlist of six announced last month. ... National Book Awards 2023 winners announced International news.
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OUS announces 2024 MLK writing contest
The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. writing contest for students in grades sixth through 12 is now open for submission.
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Upcoming Contest Deadlines

Aurealis Awards
Any work of speculative fiction written by an Australian citizen or permanent resident and published for the first time during the calendar year is el...
Deadline: 2023-12-12

Christian Author Awards
Sponsored by Xulon Press, the Christian Author Awards recognizes preeminent new Christian authors who are independently published.

Full-length books...
Deadline: 2023-12-15

The Crime Writers of Canada Awards of Excellence
The Awards are for CRIME WRITING and are not restricted to mystery writing. Crime-writing encompasses far more than the traditional whodunit. The crim...
Deadline: 2023-12-15

Feathered Quill Book Awards
Feathered Quill Book Awards, a program run by Feathered Quill Book Reviews, a leader in online book review sites, awarding books with gold, silver, a...
Deadline: 2023-12-15

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...
Deadline: 2023-12-15

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