12th New Hampshire Literary Award Winners
The winners of the 12th New Hampshire Literary Awards have been selected:
Outstanding Young Adult Book - Strange Sweet Song by Adi Rule
Outstanding Work of Nonfiction - The Nepal Chronicles by Dan Szczesny
Outstanding Book of Poetry - Interval by Alice B. Fogel
Outstanding Work of Fiction - Breaking Wild by Diane Les Becquets
Outstanding Work of Children's Literature - The Girl Who Heard Colors by Marie Harris; illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton
The New Hampshire Writers' Project has selected Elizabeth Marshall Thomas as the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.
The New Hampshire Writers’ Project will present these awards on November 3, 2016 at a special reception and ceremony hosted by the New Hampshire Institute of Art in Manchester. The November 3rd ceremony will also include the announcement by the Center for the Book at the NH State Library of the Readers' Choice Voting winners. This is a free event, but registration is required.
Writers' Night Out (1st Monday of every month) is your monthly chance to gather with other writers in a welcoming setting.
Join us for this informal gathering where you can discuss what you are working on, what you are reading, where you are submitting your work, and more. Several locations feature special events. Discover the meet-up location nearest you.