… for the Best Book about a Dog
Writers and puppy enthusiasts, we want you!
The 2020 Prize
Entries for the 2020 Goodest Prize are now open. Entries will be accepted until 31 July 2020.
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.
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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:
Parcel Locker 10015 62574
53-73 Alinga Street
Canberra ACT 2601