Reflections by award-winning maritime historian Joan Druett, author of many books about the sea
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Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Finding new writing talent
For those aspiring novelists who are interested in competitions
Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award
Amazon.com, along with Penguin Group (USA) and CreateSpace, announced the fifth annual Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA) on December 6, 2011. ABNA brings talented authors, reviewers, and publishing experts together to find and develop new voices in fiction.
If you're a writer with an unpublished or previously self-published novel waiting to be discovered, visit CreateSpace to sign up for regular Contest updates. The entry period for manuscripts begins January 23, 2012 and runs through February 5, 2012. See the Contest Official Rules for more information on how to enter.