There’s still time to submit your short mystery/crime story to the Al Blanchard Award. http://www.crimebake.org/Al.htm. The deadline is April 30, 2011.
First prize includes $100 cash, publication in Level Best Books upcoming crime fiction anthology Dead Calm, and FREE admission the New England Crime Bake, Nov. 11-13, Dedham, Massachussetts.
This year’s Guests of Honor are award-winning author Nancy Pickard (The Virgin of Small Plains, The Scent of Rain and Lightning) AND international best-seller Barry Eisler (Requiem for an Assassin, Killing Rain)
For more information http://www.crimebake.org/index.htm