Five of the 10 Operation First Novel semifinalists have been named finalists—and one of them will be awarded $20,000 and a publishing contract with Worthy Publishing.
The Guild, with Worthy Publishing, will announce the winner on February 16 at our Writing for the Soul conference at the Grand Hyatt Denver. To attend the conference visit our website to register or call 866.495.5177.
In alphabetical order:
- Kimberley Gardner Graham, Memphis TN, The Rocking Horse of Tuscumbia
- Jim Hamlett, Travelers Rest SC, Moe
- Clarice James, Hudson NH, Party of One
- Peter Leavell, Meridian ID, Songs of Captivity
- Terrie Todd, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada, The Silver Suitcase