General Fiction

This category includes literary fiction and short story collections and has a word count requirement of at least 40,000 words.

2019

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By: Wilborn, Paul
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
St. Petersburg Press
Hometown: St. Petersburg

2018

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By: Lojewski, Kimberly
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Burrow Press
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By: Cooper, Ron
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Goliad Press
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By: Massey, Gale
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Crooked Lane Books

2017

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By: Smith, Laura Lee
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Grove Press
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By: Sims, Elizabeth
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Spruce Park Press
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By: White, Randy Wayne
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
G.P. Putnam Sons

2016

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By: Potts, Sharon
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Churlish Press
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By: Rose, S.
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Bedazzled Ink
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By: Sukrungruang, Ira
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Burlesque Press

2015

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By: Goolsby, Jesse
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Houghton
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By: Chandler, Gracie L.
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Life Everlasting
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By: Clark, Katherine
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
University of South Carolina Press

2014

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By: Kidd, Sue Monk
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Viking Penguin
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By: Poissant, David James
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Simon & Schuster
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By: Powell, Mark
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
University of South Carolina Press

2013

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By: White Randy Wayne
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Putnam
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By: Smith, Laura Lee
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Grove/Atlantic
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By: Locklin, Steven P.
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Grey Gecko

2012

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By: Lehane, Dennis
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
HarperCollins
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By: Owens, Janis
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Scribner
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By: Evans, Mary Anna
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Poisoned Pen

2011

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By: Barrett, Lynne
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Carnegie Mellon University Press
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By: Stuckey-French, Elizabeth
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Doubleday
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By: Umbarger, Caren
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Create-Space

2010

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By: Mustian, Mark
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam
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By: Engel, Patricia
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Black Cat/Grove Atlantic
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By: Shine, T.M.
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Crown
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By: Ryals, Mary Jane
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Kitsune

2009

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By: Kelby, N.M.
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Borealis Books
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By: Burroway, Janet
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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By: Menendez, Ana
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
HarperCollins
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By: Ansay, A. Manette
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
HarperCollins
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By: Lister, Michael
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
F&W Media

2008

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By: Dufresne, John
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
W. W. Norton Company
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By: D'Souza, Tony
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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By: Kiernan, Kristy
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Berkley
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By: Dean, Debra
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Harper Perennial

2007

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By: Shomer, Enid
 Gold
Category: General Fiction
Random House
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By: Nash, Leonard
Silver
Category: General Fiction
Kitsune
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By: Abu-Jaber, Diana
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Norton
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By: Kumar, Uthaya
Bronze
Category: General Fiction
Bouncing Ball Books
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By: Hall, James W.
Silver
Category: General Fiction
St. Martin's Minotaur