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Author Spotlight: Jonathan Escoffery

A Man of Many Projects and the Encouragement of Rejection By Monica Prince Writer Jonathan Escoffery’s manuscript, If I Survive You, was selected as one of the top ten finalists for the SFWP Literary Awards Program. He is the recipient of a 2017 Somerville Arts...

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Author Spotlight: Clarissa Goenawan

Heavy Revisions and Living the Dream with Clarissa Goenawan By Monica Prince Indonesian-born Singaporean writer Clarissa Goenawan’s manuscript, Rainbirds, was shortlisted in the 2015 SFWP Literary Awards Program and the First Novel Prize in the UK. From there, the...

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Please read: Regarding the SFWP and 2040 Books Awards Programs

There is not a 2018 SFWP Literary Awards Program. We suspended the program this year to focus on our fall 2018 and spring 2019 releases (which includes the winner from the last contest). We are also planning our 20th Anniversary Gala this fall. The 18th year of the...

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