Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Finalists Selected for the 2017 Award

M.M. Bennetts Award


The Directors of the M.M. Bennetts Award for Historical Fiction proudly announce the finalists among entries published during 2016. They are listed alphabetically by author.

MARK BEAUREGARD for THE WHALE: A LOVE STORY
DWAYNE BRENNA for NEW ALBION
CAROLINE MILEY for THE COMPETITION

Please join us in sending congratulations to the finalists. All the semi-finalists in this year's competition deserve accolades. Picking three from the semi-final ten was a demanding task.

Thanks go to the readers whose efforts made this transitional year successful. We anticipate the selection of the winner during the first week of September.

Thank you, one and all.




Tuesday, January 31, 2017

At Midnight PST,  Submissions of entries in the 2016 M.m. Bennetts Award will close.  We had several last minute submissions, and we need readers.  Check the List of Books by clicking the Book Choices menu bar above, and if you see anything that strikes your fancy or which deals with a period in which you have a special interest, email us at mmbaward@gmail.com and a copy will be sent to you.Don't miss a chance to be part of the selection process.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Admission Deadline is January 31, 2017

The deadline for submission of entries in the 2016 M.m. Bennetts Award Competition is January 31, 2017, at Midnight, PDT. Please read the rules. A completed submission includes: 1) the documentary information as provided to the address on the Call forSubmission Post below; the payment of the $15 entry fee using the Paypal button at the bottom of the Call for Submissions Post;  and the submission of three Amazon Kindle gift vouchers addressed to mmbaward.com  as recipient in each, of the three copies of the book to be provided to the first round readers readers, or an email confirming you have posted paperback copies. Contestants who live where they cannot send e-books via Amazon.com (primarily in the UK), please email Linda Root at lindaroot8@gmail.com for special arrangements before the January 31st.deadline.