Mar 14 – Mar 20, 2011 Edition New York Book Festival Calls for Entries

NEW YORK, NY/AUTHORLINK NEWS/March 14, 2011–The 2011 New York Book Festival has issued a call for entries to its annual event honoring books that deserve greater recognition from the world’s publishing capital.

The 2011 New York Book Festival will consider published, self-published and independent publisher non-fiction, fiction, childrens books, young adult, how-to, audio/spoken word, comics/zines, poetry, wild card (anything goes!), unpublished stories, science fiction, horror, photography/art, romance and biography/autobiography works.

Entries can be in English, Spanish, French or Italian and must be published on or after January 1, 2004. Grand prize for the 2011 New York Book Festival Author of the Year is $1,500 and a flight to New York for our awards ceremony June 10 at the Algonquin Hotel. More festival details will be announced.

Additional information and registration forms are available online at