2014 Green Book Festival Call for Entries

Posted by on Oct 19, 2013 in Blog, Community Events | Comments Off

The 2014 Green Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual competition honoring books that contribute to greater understanding, respect for and positive action on the changing worldwide environment. The day festival and awards event will be held in San Francisco in May, 2014.

The 2014 Green Book Festival will consider published, self-published and independent publisher works in the following categories: non-fiction, fiction, children’s books, young adult, how-to, poetry, science fiction/horror, biography/autobiography, history, gardening, cookbooks, animals, photography/art, wild card (anything goes!), scientific, business, spiritual, health/wellness and future forecasts.

Entries can be in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese or Italian. The grand prize for the 2014 Green Book Festival is a $500 appearance fee and transportation to our awards in San Francisco 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;

TO ENTER: Entry forms are available online at http://www.greenbookfestival.com or may be sent to you by emailing GreenBookFestival@sbcglobal.net.