Realm Makers Alliance Award now open for nominations

We here at CLFA love a book award that’s open to fandom. Nothing’s more decentralizing and clarifying than letting actual consumers vote for what they like. We even have a li’l ol’ award of our own along those lines. So when we heard about the Realm Makers new Alliance Award, we had to give them … More Realm Makers Alliance Award now open for nominations

Dragon Awards go to books people actually want to read!

    We at CLFA are just chuffed that so many worthy authors were honored with historic first-ever Dragon Awards. Unlike some awards, the Dragons represent the actual voice of the fans and are not a reflection of trendiness, industry wishfulness, agenda, or political correctness. Rather, these are just good stories. Here are some links … More Dragon Awards go to books people actually want to read!

Last day to vote for Book of the Year!

Voting ends at midnight today for the CLFA Book of the Year!  Click here to vote! To qualify, books had to be novel length (minimum 50k words) fiction first published in the calendar year 2015. Self-published, small press and traditionally published works were all eligible, including e-book and audio formats. Books were nominated by members of the … More Last day to vote for Book of the Year!

5 Days left to vote!

The Conservative Libertarian Fiction Alliance official ballot for the 2015 Book of the Year remains open to the public through June 30, 2015. If you haven’t voted yet, now is the time! Click here to vote! Click here to read the official announcement of the 2015 contest. Click here for the list of Official Nominees! To qualify, books had to … More 5 Days left to vote!

Voting opens for CLFA Book of the Year

The Conservative Libertarian Fiction Alliance has officially opened the ballot for the 2015 Book of the Year! To qualify, books had to be novel length (minimum 50k words) fiction first published in the calendar year 2015. Self-published, small press and traditionally published works were all eligible, including e-book and audio formats. Books were nominated by members … More Voting opens for CLFA Book of the Year

Liberty Island Magazine announces short fiction contest

This looks like fun. Liberty Island, the online magazine for freedom-loving readers and writers of short stories, has announced their newest fiction contest, The Summer of Love Writing Contest! …Our latest short story contest invites you to explore the interplay, conflicts, and confluence of love and politics. After all, romance (and the lack thereof) has … More Liberty Island Magazine announces short fiction contest

Dragon Con announces fan-driven Dragon Awards

To celebrate their 30th Anniversary, Dragon Con has just announced the introduction of the Dragon Awards, a fan-focused process that will recognize the best science fiction in fifteen categories. “We wanted to offer fans an opportunity to vote for their favorite book, comic, movie, television show or game, which just about covers all the different … More Dragon Con announces fan-driven Dragon Awards