Michael Koryta nominated for 2008 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for best mystery

March 18, 2009

Some good news from former participant, and most recently, faculty member, Michael Koryta. Michael’s most recent novel, ENVY THE NIGHT, has been nominated for the 2008 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for best mystery.

Envy the Night is one of five finalists, including:

Colin Harrison, THE FINDER

Simon Lewis, BAD TRAFFIC: AN INSPECTOR JIAN NOVEL

Nina Revoyr, THE AGE OF DREAMING

Tom Rob Smith, CHILD 44

Previous winners of the award include Michael Connelly, George Pelecanos, Robert Littell, and Val McDermid. This year’s winner will be announced on April 24 at a private ceremony in the Los Angeles Times building.

Good luck, Michael!


Contest Announcement

March 3, 2009

For any interested:

The 2009 New Ohio Reivew Prize in Fiction and Poetry

Judges: Philip Levine (poetry) and Peter Ho Davies (fiction)

Prize: $2,000 per category

Entry Fee: $20.00 (includes one year subscription)

Postmark Deadline: March 10, 2009

Please Mail Entries to:

New Ohio Review Prize

English Depart./360 Ellis Hall

Ohio University

Athens, OH 45701

For Submission Guidelines:

http://www.ohiou.edu/nor


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