… for the Best Book about a Dog

Writers and puppy enthusiasts, we want you!


The 2020 Prize

Entries for the 2020 Goodest Prize will open on 1 March 2020. Entries will be accepted until 31 July 2020.


The Prize

The selection committee will choose one overall winner from a list of shortlisted titles. The winner will be presented with the Goodest Prize, an object of symbolic and cultural worth (only) which will be chosen and/or crafted by the selection committee.


Eligibility

Eligible submissions for the 2020 Goodest Prize must be:

  • published by a traditional publisher or self-published
  • written in English
  • published in the calendar year 2019
  • a work of any genre
  • about a dog, or featuring a dog as a main character
  • dog must remain alive throughout entirety of literary work

Enquiries

Contact us for more information.


How to Enter

The Goodest selection committee prefer eBook submissions where possible. Send a copy of or link to the eBook, along with a cover letter with the name and contact details of the author and nominator, to thegoodestprize@gmail.com

If your book only exists in print, please send a copy of the book, along with a cover letter with the name and contact details of the author and nominator, to:

M Weber
Parcel Locker 10015 62574
53-73 Alinga Street
Canberra ACT 2601


Submissions close 31 July 2020