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Three prizes of $10,000 each are awarded annually to honor a book of poetry, a book of fiction, and a book of creative nonfiction written by U.S. writers and published in the United States during the eligibility year. Five finalists in each category receive $1,000 each. Publishers may submit an entry form by June 3. Books, bound galleys, or bound manuscripts published or scheduled for publication between December 1, 2012, and November 30, 2013, should be submitted to the judges and to the National Book Foundation by July 15. The entry fee is $125 per title. Call or e-mail for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
National Book Foundation, National Book Awards, 90 Broad Street, Suite 604, New York, NY 10004. (212) 685-0261.
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