Three prizes are given annually to writers residing in California for books of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction published during the previous year. Prizes are also given for a first book of fiction and a book of fiction or nonfiction that relates to California. Publishers may submit six copies of books published in 2018 by December 15. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
Commonwealth Club of California, California Book Awards, 110 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105.