Tuesday, April 12, 2011

2011 Golden Leaf Contest for Published Authors

2011 Golden Leaf Contest for Published Authors
hosted by New Jersey Romance Writers

- All NJRW members (regardless of where they live) and RWA members living in Region One published in novel-length romance fiction who are eligible for either RWA Published Author Network (PAN) or NJRW PUB are eligible for entry.
- Romance novels with a first copyright date or first North American printing date of July 2010 through June 2011 are eligible for entry.
- Electronic books may be entered provided they are presented in print book format, complete with copyright page produced by the publisher, with perfect or case binding and print on both sides of the page.

Entry Cost
$15.00 for NJRW members in good standing, $25.00 fee for non-NJRW RWA members who live in Region One.

Payment Method
Please make check payable to: NJRW Golden Leaf Contest.

Entry forms and books must be post-­marked by June 25, 2011 and received by June 30, 2011.

Full Rules/More Information

* Top three finalists in each category will be notified by phone in early September 2011 as soon as the judging is complete.
* The winner in each category will be announced at the Golden Leaf Awards Ceremony and Reception on Friday evening, October 21, 2011 during the Put Your Heart in a Book Conference.

About Event
The Golden Leaf is awarded annually for excellence in romance fiction by authors who are NJRW members or in RWA Region One. Winners in eight categories will be announced during the NJRW Put Your Heart in a Book Conference being held on October 21-22, 2011.