Ohio Author Project Contest

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Ohio Author Project, in partnership with Library Journal and SELF-e, wants to find the best self-published book in the state of Ohio!

This year's contest kicked off on April 1, 2018, and submissions will be accepted through June 30, 2018. Submit your work to indieauthorproject.librariesshare.com/ohio.

Prizes and Eligibility include:

The winners of this contest will receive:

  • $500 each in Adult and Young Adult categories
  • A write-up in the December print issue of Library Journal
  • Honors at ALA Midwinter 2019 THRIVE Reception in Seattle
  • Opportunities to promote your book(s) at Ohio Public Libraries
  • A Library Journal Digital Review (Winners + Honorable Mentions)

Each book that is submitted to the contest must be:

  • Self-published
  • In an adult fiction or young adult fiction genre
  • Written by an Ohio resident
  • Available in either ePUB or PDF file