CYGNUS AWARDS for SciFi & Speculative Fiction FIRST PLACE Category Winners

By |January 10th, 2015|

The Cygnus Awards recognize emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Fantasy, Science Fiction, Paranormal, Mythological, and Steampunk fiction. Congratulations to the CYGNUS 2014 Award Winners!

Grand Prize Winners Who Were Recognized at the 2014 Chanticleer Awards Gala

By |January 1st, 2015|

Have you ever wondered how the Chanticleer Blue Ribbon Writing Competitions worked? Find out in this first article of the year from Chanticleer about how CBR goes about Discovering Today's Best Books with the Chanticleer Blue Ribbon Writing Competitions.

Best of the 2014 Summer Shorts & Novellas Writing Competition

By |December 29th, 2014|

We are pleased to announce the First Place Overall Winner for the 2014 Summer Short Stories and Novelettes Writing Competition.

Win a Manuscript Overview for Your RAW NaNoWriMo 2014 Manuscript!

By |December 27th, 2014|

Have you written a diamond in the rough during NaNoWriMo 2014: a great story, created compelling characters, or have a new twist to a classic theme (think Twilight), then consider entering the Chanticleer RAW NaNoWriMo writing competition.

2014 Journey Award Finalists–Official List

By |October 23rd, 2014|

It is our pleasure to announce the FINALISTS of Rounds One and Two of The Journey Awards for Narrative Non-Fiction 2014.The Journey Awards recognize emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Narrative Non-fiction. The Journey Awards is a division of Chanticleer Book Reviews Blue Ribbon Awards Writing Competitions.

Summer 2014 Short Stories and Novelettes Writing Competition Finalists

By |October 10th, 2014|

The finalist results for the Summer 2014 Short Stories and Novelettes are in. Congratulations are in order to all our finalists who will go on to compete for the place overall winner.

The Cygnus Awards 2014 Finalists – Official List

By |October 4th, 2014|

Congratulations are in order for the following authors who made it to the short list, The Cygnus 2014 FINALISTS. The Cygnus Awards recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of SciFi & Fantasy Fiction, a division of Chanticleer Blue Ribbon Awards Writing Competitions.

The Official List of the Chanticleer 2013 Grand Prize Winners of the Blue Ribbon Writing Competitions

By |September 23rd, 2014|

We are excited and honored to have announced the the grand prize blue ribbon winners at the Inaugural Chanticleer Authors Conference's Awards Banquet held on Saturday, Sept. 20th, 2014 at the Hotel Bellwether by beautiful Bellingham Bay, Wash.

The Paranormal Awards 2013 for Supernatural Fiction: First in Category Winners

By |June 29th, 2014|

The Paranormal Awards recognize emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Gothic and Paranormal Fiction as defined as stories that are set in a normal world where there are supernatural or speculative characters or elements that are beyond the range of scientific explanation that interact in what is otherwise considered a normal construct. Gothic fiction (also known as literary horror i.e., Frankenstein, Dracula, and Poe's works (not graphic horror) is also another sub-genre of Paranormal Fiction.

The CLUE Awards for Thriller, Mystery, & Suspense Fiction: First in Category Winners

By |June 7th, 2014|

We are honored to post the Official List of 1st in Category Winners for the CLUE Awards 2013, a division of the Chanticleer Blue Ribbon Awards Writing Competitions.