2017 Arizona Literary Awards Celebration and Raffle

                     

Come one, come all to the most exciting Arizona literary event of the season!

The public is cordially invited to attend the Arizona Authors’ Association annual celebration of literary excellence, honoring finalists, participants and the written word through the 2017 Literary Contest.

Saturday, November 4, 2017
4:00pm – 7:00pm
The Newton
300 West Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85013
Tickets [501(c)(3) donation] – $75.00 per person
Business casual attire

Gala Ticket Reservation and Payment Deadline: Monday, October 9, 2017

GREEN PIECES PRESS 2017 ARIZONA BOOK OF THE YEAR AND ALL CATEGORY WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE ARIZONA LITERARY AWARDS CELEBRATION

Make Awards Celebration reservations by emailing the Association at AzAuthors@gmail.com or calling 602.554.8101. Tickets may be purchased by check or through PayPal account payable to AzAuthors@gmail.com. Please mail checks via U.S. Mail, payable to Arizona Authors’ Association to:

2017 Arizona Literary Awards Celebration and Raffle
6939 East Chaparral Road
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253-7000

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2017 Literary Contest Finalists:  (Alpha Listing by Title)

POETRY                                                           
Home, by Joseph J. Ridgway

Los Compadres, by Sally Clark

On the Night She Died, by Pam Davenport

Summer is Coming to Phoenix, by Pam Davenport

 

SHORT STORY
Conchobar’s Castle, by Mark Ford

Dog Star, by Tim Schaefer

The Priest Hunter, by Diana Ellis

The Skeleton Key, by Bob Natiello

  

ESSAY / ARTICLE / TRUE STORY
Notes On Being A “Fixer
, by Brenna Vanderheyden

Shockproof, by W.D. Mast

The Catholic School from Hell, by Jane Frances Ruby

The Mystery of Three, by John Hansen

  

UNPUBLISHED NOVEL
Black Hill
, by Casey Thorne

Hannah’s Visions, by Dr. Sam Sterk

Path of the Half Moon, by Vince Bailey

The High Art of Haunting: Book 1 – The Classical Musician, by K. Patrick Malone

The Paradox of Jayne Le Faye, by Philip P. Carlisle

 

CHILDREN’S LITERATURE
Buddy the Soldier Bear, by Marie Joy (ISBN: 9780997924909)

Chloe and the Desert Heroes, by Amy Hemingway, Kathleen Hindle, Brenda Olive, Phyllis Strupp and Diane A. Vaszily (ISBN: 9780974672724)

I’m Your Buddy, by Carol Ann Rowell (ISBN: 9780998714219)

 

PUBLISHED FICTION
Dual Therapy, by Elvis Bray (ISBN: 9781545385302)

Hidden Ones ~ A Veil of Memories, by Marcia Fine (ISBN: 9780982695258)

Poems and Songs of the Presidents of the 20th Century, by John Kermit Kerr (ISBN: 9781682894903 and 9781682894880)

The Beauty Doctor, by Elizabeth Hutchison Bernard (ISBN: 9780998440668)

The Intersect, by Brad Graber (ISBN: 9780997604207)

The Turbulent Trail, by Mike Thompson (ISBN: 9781432831783)

Voyages of Evening Light, by Ron Osborn (ISBN: 9781498496858)

 

PUBLISHED NONFICTION
Baja Loco: 4 Racing Days & Tequila Nights on the NORRA Mexican 1000, by Rico Austin (ISBN: 9781944255305)

Different Latitudes: My Life in the Peace Corps and Beyond, by Mark D. Walker (9781935925811)

Growing Up Only, by Emily Pritchard Cary (ISBN: 9780692831823)

Love, Bill: Finding My Father through Letters from World War II, by Jan Krulick-Belin (ISBN: 978145754379 and 9781457546051)

New Mexico and the Pimeria Alta ~ The Colonial Period in the American Southwest, edited by John G. Douglass and William M. Graves (ISBN: 9781607325734)

The Miracle du jour, by Terryl Warnock (ISBN: 9780989469852)