Xulon Press Launches the 2014 Spring Christian Writers Award Contest Grand prize winner to receive cash and prizes valued at over $4,000
MAITLAND, Fla., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Sponsored by Xulon Press, the 2014 Spring Christian Writers Award recognizes preeminent new Christian authors who are independently published. Certificates of achievement will be awarded to first, second, and third place winners in each category. Every winner in each category will be part of a May 2014 press release with the author's name and book and posted to the contest website. The contest categories are as follows: Autobiography/Biography, Bible Study, Christian Fiction, Christian Living, Counseling/Recovery, Current Events/Politics, Devotional, End-Times, Finance, Health, Marriage, Ministry, Missions, Parenting, Poetry and Theology.
Books will be judged based on the following criteria: Is the book well written and readable? Is the subject matter original? Does the material engage the reader? Does the book teach, inspire or encourage the reader?
There will be three overall winners.
The Grand Prize Winner will receive:
· A Full-Page Ad in the 2014 ICRS & CPE editions of the Christian Book Browser Catalog ($3,198 Value)
· Book placement at both the ICRS & CPE Trade Shows ($1,198 Value)
· $500 cash
The Second Place Winner will receive:
· A Half-Page Ad in the 2014 ICRS & CPE editions of the Christian Book Browser Catalog ($1,798 Value)
· $200 cash
The Third Place Winner will receive:
· A Quarter-Page Ad in the 2014 ICRS & CPE editions of the Christian Book Browser Catalog ($998 Value)
· $100 Cash
Xulon Press is currently accepting completed, full-length, Christian books that have been independently published. The contest entry form must be submitted by midnight on Monday, April 21st. The book must be received by 10:00am EST on Thursday, April 24th. Winners will be announced by April 30th, 2014.
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