2019 Awards Program Short List

A couple weeks ago, we announced the 2019 SFWP Literary Awards Program Long List. Today, we received the “short list.” We are down to just 20 manuscripts. One of the authors below will be the winner of the 2019 Literary Awards program. Let’s get...

2019 Awards Program Long List

What an amazing Literary Awards Program! Over the last 20 years, the Awards Program has grown into an international sensation, attracting a diverse range of voices from all around the world. This year’s program saw nearly a thousand entries arrive from over 25...

SFWP and 2040 Books at #AWP19

We have a very active weekend planned in Portland! From awesome panels to book launches and free beer! Here’s the schedule for the SFWP team! SFWP will be at Booth 5069, and 2040 Books will be at Table T4063. SFWP will also be selling frontlist titles from Mason...

2040 Books – James Alan McPherson Book Award Finalists

2040 Books announces this year’s ten finalists for the James Alan McPherson Award! To all of the entrants, thank you for your submissions, and please know that the talent level was extremely high this year, so decisions were not easy to make. From the list...

Author Spotlight: Julie Carrick Dalton

Movement and first loves as a path to writing By Monica Prince   Journalist Julie Carrick Dalton’s manuscript The Poacher’s Code was selected as one of the top ten finalists for the SFWP Literary Awards Program. She’s published more than a thousand articles in...