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Writing contest deadline with nine categories for self-published authors

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Have you self-published a book?

The Writer’s Digest 21st Annual Self-Published Book Awards deadline is April 1, 2013.

Whether you're a professional writer, a part-time freelancer, or a writing enthusiast who took the leap and published your own book, this competition is for you! The Writer's Digest 21st Annual Self-Published Book Awards is the premier competition exclusively for self-published books - and we're currently accepting entries!

What's in it for you?

  • A chance to win $3000 in cash
  • National exposure for your work
  • The attention of prospective editors and publishers
  • A paid trip to the Writer's Digest Conference in New York City!

Nine categories.

Enter your book into one or more of these categories:

· Children's/Picture books

· Genre Fiction

· Inspirational (Spiritual, New Age)

· Life Stories (Biographies, Autobiographies, Family Histories, Memoirs)

· Mainstream/Literary Fiction

· Middle-Grade/Young Adult books

· Nonfiction

· Poetry

· Reference Books (Directories, Encyclopedias, Guide Books)

Mark your calendar! The early-bird deadline for entries is April 1.

Click here to enter.