2015 LAUREL AWARD WINNER! On September 2, 2015, The Bound Heart took home Clash of the Titles’s fifth annual Laurel Award. Over the course of six weeks, the novel’s first chapters were read and judged by avid readers of Christian fiction who determined The Bound Heart to be the worthiest to receive the 2015 Laurel Award. Clash of the Titles extends … More COTT’s 2015 Laurel Award Winner #amreading
2015 LAUREL AWARD WINNER Author Dawn Crandall’s novel The Bound Heart is the winner of Clash of the Titles’s fifth annual Laurel Award. CONGRATULATIONS, DAWN! Dawn will receive the following: a beautiful banner to display on her website; a year-long page on COTT dedicated to the winning book, The Bound Heart; a “Heart … More Announcing the 2015 Laurel Award! #COTT #amreading
Clash of the Titles is excited to announce this year’s Olympia Finalists!! Please congratulate: *Kelly Goshorn *Madelyn Herbert *Mary Vaitkevicius-Vee All three authors’ entries will go to our Round 3 judges:Karen Ball, Becky Philpott, and Becky Wade. The winner will be announced on April 8th! Learn more about these authors. Learn more about the Olympia Awards. And … More The Salt Covenants: A Novel on the Spanish Inquisition
On October 22, 2014, A Miracle of Hope won Clash of the Titles’ Laurel Award. During a six-week period, the novel’s first 3,500 words were read and judged by avid readers of Christian fiction who determined it to be the worthiest to receive the 2014 Laurel Award. Clash of the Titles extends a heartfelt congratulations to … More 2015 Laurel Award Feature #amreading
THE 2014 LAUREL Hear ye, hear ye! Clash of the Titles’s 2014 Laurel Award will soon be open for submissions. Novels participating in the Laurel are judged by their audience—readers who are well-versed in Christian fiction yet not a part of the CBA industry. This contest judges the first two chapters (or 3,500 … More Laurel Award, Coming Soon!
FIRST ANNUAL OLYMPIA AWARD WINNER: Do No Harm by author Laura McClellan CONGRATULATIONS, LAURA! About Do No Harm: Do No Harm is the story of a disgraced Seattle obstetrician whose efforts to fit into her new Texas home are stymied by family conflicts, cultural differences, church politics, and ghosts from her past. … More Featuring COTT’s Olympia Winner