The finalists for the Christian Writers Guild's Operation First Novel contest have been announced. They are:
Kimberley Gardner Graham, Memphis TN, The Rocking Horse of Tuscumbia
Jim Hamlett, Travelers Rest SC, Moe
Clarice James, Hudson NH, Party of One
Peter Leavell, Meridian ID, Songs of Captivity
Terrie Todd, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada, The Silver Suitcase
The winner will be announced February 16th at the Writing for the Soul conference in Denver Colorado, and will receive a prize of $20,000 and a publishing contract with Worthy Publishing.
Congratulations to all the finalists!