Posted by: Kathy Temean | June 20, 2014

Free Fall Friday – Pen Awards

amesmallIMG_20110605_083124Have to give a shout out to my friend Ame Dykman who made the 2014 Pen Literary Awards short list. Best of Luck!

2014 PEN LITERARY AWARDS

PEN/Steven Kroll Award for Picture Book Writing ($5,000): To a writer for an exceptional story illustrated in a picture book published in 2013.

Judges: Mac Barnett, Ted Lewin, and Elizabeth Winthrop

Shortlist:

Train (Orchard Books), Elisha Cooper
Tea Party Rules (Viking), Ame Dyckman
The King of Little Things (Peachtree Publishers), Bil Lepp
Crabtree (McSweeney’s McMullens), Jon & Tucker Nichols

– See more at: http://www.pen.org/press-release/2014/06/17/shortlists-announced-2014-pen-literary-awards#sthash.07UYoF42.dpuf

CHECK BACK NEXT FRIDAY FOR JUNE’S FIRST PAGE CRITIQUES BY SARAH LAPOLLA AGENT AT BRADFORD LITERARY.

Talk tomorrow,

Kathy


Responses

  1. Reblogged this on Darlene Beck-Jacobson and commented:
    Three Cheers for our Own Ame! Fingers Crossed!

  2. Great news! Thanks for sharing. I will share it too.🙂

  3. Love Ame and her wonderful books…congratulations on making the short list!

  4. Congratulations, Ame! And thanks, as always, Kathy– for your awesome blog!

  5. I’m never surprised when I hear Ame’s up for some kind of an award! It’s been such a pleasure seeing her career snowball! Congrats, Ame!😀😀😀

  6. Congratulations to Ame!


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