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WAVE MAKERS!

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ENTRANTS—we greatly appreciate all of the work, excitement, and creativity you put into your stories. Reading them was                            a whale of an adventure…judging them was soo difficult! You definitely brought the SUN and the FUN!

 

JUDGES—thank you for helping make this contest such a success!

                   The surf was challenging, but you navigated all the right moves!

 

PRIZE DONORS—you all rock! Thank you for adding intrigue to our "boardwalk" 

                               Special thanks for all the love and support you all showed

                                      WE NEED DIVERSE BOOKS! We are proud to announce                                                                                                                       that we raised $263.50BUT, we'd love to hit the                                                                                                                                   $300 mark (RULE OF 3, anyone?!)

           BUT WAIT—WE'VE GOT “SMORES!”

                                                           READY FOR THE... 

                                                         PLOT TWIST?

                                 We couldn’t end the #bestpartyontheNet 

                               without a closing beach bonfire, could we??

 

Sooo, from today until August 25, 2020, anyone who donates to WNDB

through the live link on this site will have their name entered into a raffle

for an INDIE BOOKSTORE gift card!

 1. Tweet, DM, or email us a receipt so that we can enter your name in the drawing! 

2. Please tweet about it and include each of the following hashtags in your tweet:

  • #SunWriteFun 

  • @kgreen_write

  • @Yangmommy

  • #kidlit               

  • #WNDB         

 

 

 

 

 

SURFING THE PIPELINE!

Based on #SunWriteFun’s requirements for the contest, the following writers (listed in alphabetical order) were chosen by the judges! WINNERS: PLEASE EMAIL US YOUR CONTACT INFO!

 CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR WINNERS, ENTRANTS, AND BEACH ENTHUSIASTS! 

THANKS FOR HELPING US MAKE #SUNWRITEFUN THE #BESTBEACHPARTYONTHENET!

Xoxo, Karen and Jenny

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RIGHT CLICK THE LOGO

ABOVE TO TWEET!

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RIDE THE WAVE

GRAND PRIZE CRITIQUES

AND AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS!

  • Abbi Lee

  • Blair Ortman             

  • Stephanie Owen

  • Lisa Perron

  • Kaitlin Sikes

  • Lynn Street                

  • Donnie Welch           

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BEAT THE HEAT 

WITH A COOL CRITIQUE

  • Tara Cerven

  • Ashley Congdon

  • Lara Elliott

  • Tonnye Fletcher      

  • Liz Kehrli                                

  • Jill Lambert

  • Sofia Martimianskis              

  • Amy Miller                   

  • Melissa Rutigliano

  • Kelly R Schmitt                    

  • Susan Summers

  • Aundra Tomlin                   

PICK A FAB FLAVOR: "MINTY MANUSCRIPT" CRITIQUE OR "PEACH PIE" PICTURE BOOK 

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GET THE SCOOP

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  • Carrie Karnes-Fannin

  • Sarah Meade

  • Krystal Snead

  • Marci Whitehurst

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SWAG YOUR BAG 

ACCESSORIZE WITH THE 

PERFECT BEACH READ

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CELEBRATE YOUR GOOD WORK!

  • Samanatha Cleaver 

  • Shelia Fernley

  • Kari Gonzalez               

  • Jennifer Linville        

  • Ebony Lynn Mudd   

  • Melissa Mwai            

  • Carmela Simmons   

  • Kelly Swemba           

  • Vashti Verbowski  

  • Natasha Zimmers                           

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SOAK IN THE SUN

We really wish we could award everyone a prize, but there are a few special stories that we want to give an

HONORABLE MENTION!

Way to go! You deserve the lime light--or rather, the sunshine! 

  • Jill Burns

  • Carol Ekster                               

  • Kerry Gittins                              

  • Karen Keesling