Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Hillerman Mystery Contest from Wordharvest and St. Martin's Press

Today's forecast for St. Peters: Sunny, high 80 degrees.

Anne Hillerman and her friends at Wordharvest are keeping alive the tradition of her late father through the 2009 Hillerman Prize Contest. The deadline is June 1.

Here are the basics: Novel length mystery manuscript by an author who has never published a mystery (Self-published is usually OK) Story set in the American Southwest Postmarked no later than June 1, 2009 No entry fee Prize: Publication sponsor, St. Martin's Press with a $10,000 advance. You'll find the details and an entry form at their webite. (NOTE: The Tony Hillerman/Cowboys & Indians Short Story Contest will not be held in 2009.)
You can also check the Wordharvest website for information about upcoming workshops.

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