Amazon-CreateSpace Novel Award Contest 2010

The 2010 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award is Here!

Do you have an unpublished or self-published novel you know readers will love? Enter your novel in the 2010 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award for a chance to win one of two $15,000 publishing contracts with Penguin USA and distribution of your novel on

How the Contest Works

Now through February 7th, 2010, or until we've received 5,000 entries in each category, you can enter your unpublished or self-published English-language novel into the General Fiction category, or the new Young Adult Fiction category. The contest will then proceed through four phases of judging:

Press Release: The Silent Gift

Elliott Wallach
Edify Media


The Director of Love Comes Softly Films
Pens New Heartwarming Story

The Silent Gift
by Michael Landon Jr. and Cindy Kelley

Minneapolis, MN. – With over ten million DVDs sold of the hit Love Comes Softly movie series, director Michael Landon Jr. is known for his ability to capture characters and themes on film. A feat he couldn't do without the help of his longtime screenwriting partner Cindy Kelley. Now they bring their creative teamwork to the world of books. A bittersweet story of hope in the midst of suffering,