thor A huge WOOT to the many who participated in the first Draft to Dream Book Competition. A few entries were so close, that an extra slot was made in two of the categories. The prizes that they have earned are exceptional–all designed to enhance their writing and publishing.
Thank you to the Colorado Librarians who generously gave of their time and shared valuable comments which will be given to each of the entrants post the announcements of the Winners at the AuthorU Extravaganza May 7, 2015.
Congratulations to the FINALISTS … the WINNERS will be announced on Thursday, May 7th at the AuthorU Extravaganza held in Denver, Colorado. All Finalists, as part of their prize, will receive Thursday’s Extravaganza activities and workshops. The four Winners will receive the entire conference as part of their winnings. And the will come away with the covers and interior designs from award-winning designers who are looking forward to working with the authors.
Next year’s competition will be open for entries from February to May with the winners announced at the AuthorU Extravaganza September 15-17, 2016. Mark your calendars … you won’t want to miss this … start writing.
Okasana Butyliov Why Is Your Smile Upside Down?
Timothy Madden Bumzlee the Bee
Ashlee Merritt Heroes Don’t Wear Capes
Juvenile | Young Adult
Jake Frakes Back to Gammon
Ellen Harveaux Secret of Ghost Island
Suzanne Hill Scott’s Magnificent Journey
Bob Martin The Case of the Missing Crown Jewels
Courtney Miller The Cherokee Chronicles … Alihelitsidasdi: Happiness Disturbed
Stephanie Parriott An Ordinary Princess
D.E. Schulze Peanut Butter and Jelly Fish
Beth Burgmeyer The Gathering
Dylyce Clarke Running for the Prize
Julie Griffin Elephant Eyes
Lynn Lipinski Bloodlines
Diane & Larry Masters Way Down Under ( a trip of a lifetime)
Alice Borodkin Caught between the Betty’s
Charles Clark Depression Era Child
Charles Fischer Socratic Seminar Tool Box
Gwen Miller Echoes of Silence
Ellen Naylor Win, Lose, Draw
Tony Oliver Whittle Sticks
Terri Ann Van Landschoot oman of Many Layers
AND … thank you to all the Sponsors of the Prizes: