The Loft Literary Center announced the lineup for the 3rd annual Wordplay book competition this 12 months. The virtual competition is going on from May 2-8, with nearly fifty writers, including the thriller novelist Dean Koontz, the portrayed-by-Reese Witherspoon Cheryl Strayed of the memoir Wild, and the Nobel Prize-winning Kazuo Ishiguro behind Never Enable Me Go. Community authors, featuring the likes of Kao Kalia Yang, Douglas Kearney, Heid Erdrich and Bao Phi, are also using aspect. All of Wordplay’s authors have produced a guide within just a 12 months of the competition.
“Since its founding in 2019, Wordplay has looked a minimal diverse each individual 12 months,” said founding director of Wordplay Steph Opitz in a press launch. “We’re excited to bring back the virtual format to make it possible for guide lovers from all over the entire world to be part of us for a week of fun, educational and believed-provoking discussions with this kind of remarkable authors.”
The virtual festival be absolutely free of cost with enhanced ticket selections and ordeals obtainable for $35 and $fifty, on sale now at loftwordplay.org.