Public Announcements


2016 Star Award and Rising Star Winners Announced!

At an awards dinner on September 23, 2016, the winners of the Star Award and Rising Star Contest were announced!

The Star Award General Fiction Winner is Scott Wilbanks for THE LEMONCHOLY LIFE OF ANNIE ASTER.

The Star Award Outstanding Debut Winner is Kelli Estes for THE GIRL WHO WROTE IN SILK.

For full details about the winners and the Star Award, please see the Press Relese here.

The Rising Star Winners are Kathleen M. Basi (1st Place), Laura Levin (2nd Place), and Gabrielle Luthy (3rd Place).

For more details about the winners and the Rising Star Contest, please see the Press Release here.

Congratulations all!

Scott Wilbanks accepts the Star Award for THE LEMONCHOLY LIFE OF ANNIE ASTER at the 2016 WFWA Retreat in Albuquerque, NM.