Commonwealth Club of California

California Book Awards

Deadline: 
December 15, 2021
Cash Prize: 
$5,000

Five prizes of $5,000 are given annually for a poetry collection, a book of fiction, a first book of fiction, a book of creative nonfiction, and a book of fiction or nonfiction that relates to California published during the previous year. Books written by authors residing in California are eligible. Publishers may submit six copies of books published in 2021 by December 15. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

Crosswinds, Poetry Contest, 10 Algonquin Drive, Middletown, RI 02842.