American Library Association

W.Y. Boyd Literary Award

December 31, 2023 - Check back on October 15th for Upcoming Deadline
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A prize of $5,000 is given annually for a novel published in the current year that is set in a period when the United States was at war. Publishers or authors may submit seven copies of a book published in 2023 by December 31. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.

American Library Association, W.Y. Boyd Literary Award, Governance Office, 225 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60601. (312) 280-3247.