Wednesday, March 18, 2009
The 2009 Green Book Festival's Call for Entries
The 2009 Green Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual competition honoring books that contribute to greater understanding, respect and positive action on the changing worldwide environment.
The 2009 Green Book Festival will consider published, self-published and independent publisher works in the following categories: non-fiction, fiction, children's books, teenage, how-to, audio/spoken word, comics/graphic novels, poetry, science fiction/horror, biography/autobiography, gardening, cookbooks, animals, photography/art, e-books, wild card (anything goes!), scientific, white paper, legal and spiritual.
Entries can be in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese or Italian. Our grand prize for the 2009 Green Book Festival Author of the Year is $1500 and transportation to our April 22 Earth Day celebration in Los Angeles OR an equivalent amount donated in your name to the environmental charity of your choice.
A panel of judges will determine the winners based on the following criteria:
1) The overall writing style and presentation of the work.
2) The potential of the work to enhance understanding of the environment and its issues.
More information and entry forms are available at http://www.greenbookfestival.com/.
Entry forms can be emailed or faxed to you by emailing GreenBookFestival@sbcglobal.net