Saturday, September 22, 2012 8:31 PM
(Dallas, Texas) This evening, American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW) is pleased to publicize the winners of the 2012 Genesis Contest. Since its inception in 2002, the Genesis contest (originally named the Noble Theme) has been the leading fiction contest for unpublished Christian writers. “The Genesis is the premier contest in the Christian Booksellers Association for the unpublished. It’s THE place to get noticed by a publisher.” - Colleen Coble, CEO of ACFW.
Kathleen L. Maher
Caleb Jennings Breakey
Other awards handed out during the gala include:
Editor of the Year – Julee Schwarzburg
Agent of the Year - Nicole Resciniti (The Seymour Agency)
Mentor of the Year – Allison Pittman
Member Service Award – Jeanne Marie Leach
Lifetime Achievement Award – Allen Arnold
From airport newsstands to Newsweek, Christian fiction continues to grow in popularity, resonating with readers looking for both faith and fiction. The growth of the genre has birthed many new writers, as evidenced by the American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW). ACFW has over 2,000 members worldwide, consisting of authors, editors, agents, publicists and aspiring writers. The Genesis contest is the only contest with ONLY inspirational categories.
For More Information Contact:
ACFW Conference Administrator