Eyelands Book Awards
Deadline: October 20, 2021
Grand prize (published books): Five-day holiday in Athens plus a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and publication (excerpts) online on our website. The ceremony will take place in Athens in May 2022. Alternative prize (in case of travel restrictions): online ceremony & translation of the prize-winning book into Greek.
Grand prize (unpublished books): Translation into Greek and publication from Strange Days Books
Ten more prizes, one for each category of every section, also win a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and a book from Strange Days Books!
Certification document for every prize.
Eligible submissions include poetry, novellas, short story collections, novels, children's books, historical fiction/memoir, and graphic novels.
Multiple submissions allowed. Entry fee: $30 (27 euros)
Finalists for every category will be announced on November 20, with the final results announced on December 30, 2021.
Judges: P.H.C. Marchesi (children's books/graphic novels), Gail Sidonie Šobat (poetry), Andriana Minou (U-18 prize–short stories), Gregory Papadoyiannis (novels–historical fiction/memoir)