The M&Ms, Chanticleer’s Mystery & Mayhem Novel Contest Official Finalist List for 2016

By |August 18th, 2016|

Chanticleer Book Reviews is looking for the best books featuring "mystery and mayhem", amateur sleuthing, light suspense, travel mystery, classic mystery, British cozy, hobby sleuths, senior sleuths, or historical mystery, perhaps with a touch of romance or humor. We have put the entries to the test and these are the titles that have made the first cut to the SHORT LIST.

The JOURNEY AWARDS for Narrative Non-fiction 2016 Official Finalist List

By |July 13th, 2016|

We are pleased to announce the JOURNEY Awards Official Finalists List for 2016, otherwise known as the "Short List" from all the 2016 entries received.

The CYGNUS AWARDS for Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction 2016 Official Finalist List

By |June 22nd, 2016|

We are pleased to announce the CYGNUS Awards Official Finalists List for 2016, otherwise known as the "Short List." The Official Finalists Listing is comprised of entries that have passed the first three rounds of judging from the entire field of entrants.

What’s the big deal with 1750? Contest Spotlight: June brings us TWO historical writing competitions

By |June 9th, 2016|

June is the perfect time to tidy up your historical fiction novel and submit it to one of our contests. In previous years all of our Historical Fiction was judged under the Chaucer awards. But we had so many entries in 2015 that we had to divide it into two novel competitions. There are too […]

Contest Spotlight: The youthful blush of May brings us TWO writing competitions seeking books for young readers

By |May 20th, 2016|

Everyone knows April showers bring May flowers, and what better way to celebrate the blossoming of the year than by seeking submissions of books intended for young readers. This year we also celebrate the birth of a brand new award. The Dante Rossetti awards for young adult fiction have grown so large, that we had to […]

The Official List of the Chanticleer 2015 Grand Prize Winners of the Blue Ribbon Writing Competitions

By |May 2nd, 2016|

The Grand Prize Genre Winners of the 2015 Chanticleer International Writing Competitions were announced at the annual 2016 awards ceremony that was held on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Hotel Bellwether in Bellingham, Wash. Congratulations!

The SOMERSET Awards for Contemporary & Literary Fiction 2015 First Place Category Winners

By |March 20th, 2016|

The SMainstream Contemporary Fiction Awardsomerset Awards Writing Competition recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of  Contemporary/Literary Fiction. The SOMERSET Awards is a division of Chanticleer International Novel Writing Competitions.

We are honored to announce the 2015 SOMERSET Awards Official First Place […]

The PARANORMAL Awards for Supernatural Fiction 2015 First Place Category Winners

By |March 18th, 2016|

The Paranormal First Place Category award winners will compete for the PARANORMAL Grand Prize Award for the 2015 Supernatural Fiction Novel. Grand Prize winners, blue ribbons, and prizes will be announced and awarded on April 30, 2016 at the Chanticleer Authors Conference and Awards Gala, Bellingham, Wash.

The CLUE Awards for Suspense/Thriller Fiction 2015 First Place Category Winners

By |March 15th, 2016|

The CLUE Awards Writing Competition recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Suspense/Thriller Fiction. The CLUE Awards is a division of Chanticleer International Novel Writing Competitions.

The CHATELAINE Awards for Romantic Fiction 2015 First Place Category Winners

By |March 14th, 2016|

The CHATELAINE Awards Writing Competition recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Romantic Fiction and Women's Fiction. The CHATELAINE Awards is a division of Chanticleer International Novel Writing Competitions.