The 2011 New England Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual competition honoring the best books of the holiday season. All entries must be in English. There is no date of publication restriction. Grand prize is $1500 cash and a flight to the awards ceremony in Boston, to be held in January, 2012.
FESTIVAL RULES: Submissions cannot be returned. Each entry must contain the official entry form, including your e-mail address and contact telephone number. All shipping and handling costs must be borne by entrants.
Deadline submissions in each category must be postmarked by midnight on November 25, 2011. Winners in each category will be notified by e-mail and on the web site.
TO ENTER: Entry forms are available online at www.newenglandbookfestival.com . Applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable entry fee of $50 in the form of a check, money order or PayPal online payment in U.S. dollars for each submission. Multiple submissions are permitted but each entry must be accompanied by a separate form and entry fee.
CONTACT: NewEnglandBookFest@sbcglobal.net or call 323-665-8080