LOS ANGELES _ The 2016 Los Angeles Book Festival  has issued a call for entries to its annual competition honoring the best of the world publishing community.

The Los Angeles Book Festival will consider major publisher, independent publisher and self-published works in the following categories: general non-fiction, fiction, biography/autobiography, children’s books, young adult, how-to, cookbooks, science fiction, business, wild card (anything goes!), compilations/anthologies, sequels (for books that are part of a series), photography/art, poetry, romance, and regional literature published on or after January 1, 2012.

Our grand prize for the 2016 Los Angeles Book Festival is a $1000 appearance fee and a flight to our awards ceremony in Los Angeles, CA

Click here for complete competition rules and entry form.