Posted by Margaret Simon
On June 2nd and 3rd, ten teachers gathered at my house on the Bayou Teche to read through almost 900 entries. Finalists were sent to 2013 author judges Ann Dobie, nonfiction, Julie Kane, poetry, and Rose Anne St. Romain, fiction. Winners will be announced Sept. 1st, 2013. The Awards Ceremony will take place during the Louisiana Book Festival at the State Museum, 9:00 AM on Nov. 2, 2013.
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