Novel Festival announces its August 2015 Novel Winners (watch performance readings)

DEADLINE August 31st: 1st CHAPTER/FULL NOVEL Festival. FULL FEEDBACK. Get novel performed by professional actors

Watch the August 2015 Winning Novel Performance Readings:

August 2015 Reading
by Nancy Arant Williams

It’s the story of a teenager by the name of Connor Webb who’s doing homework late one night when he hears repeated scratching and whispering sounds that seem to originate from the empty attic of his family’s Victorian home.

Chapter 3 Novel: WINGS OF HOPE
August 2015 Reading
by Hillary Hoffman

It is the journey of a father, who’s dying, and his daughter, who is learning how to live. He reminisces about his life, while teaching her to reach for her own dreams and live life to the fullest.

Chapter 1 Novel: TO FLY AGAIN
August 2015 Reading
by Rachelle Hasnas

The story of a boy’s struggle with this mental disorder that also features a substantive section providing educational material on bipolar disorder from the National Institute of Mental Health. The inclusion of Joshua’s poetry appearing throughout the pages of this, his story offers the reader a deeper understanding into the profound anguish he experienced with this oftentimes crippling disease.

August 2015 Reading
by Carl Jackson

Edge: East Wind in Paradise is about a Barbadian government operative named Shannon Edge who thwarts an attempt to smuggle arms into the country and is left with more questions than answers. As his investigation draws him closer to the truth, he becomes entangled in a deadly game of murder, money and power.


Watch Cotton Can – Watch Children’s Book made into movie

Watch Children’s Story Made into a Movie: COTTON CAN

Watch the Animation Story Book COTTON CAN:

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“Cotton Can” is written by 3 sisters aged 5, 6, and 8.

The girls wrote “Cotton Can” in recognition of Learning Disabilities Week 2015″

They concluded it’s about how you see things. Just because we learn differently, doesn’t mean we can’t. It’s about finding a way… and believing!

Cotton can. You can. Believe. In yourself.

Narrated by Becky Shrimpton

Edited by Yujin Song

Produced by Matthew Toffolo

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Deadline: SUBMIT your NOVEL (both your 1st chapter or full novel accepted)
And we’ll make it into a MOVIE

DEADLINE: 1st CHAPTER/FULL NOVEL Festival. FULL FEEDBACK. Get novel performed by professional actors

Watch this month’s winners:

Get your story performed at the Writing Festival. FULL FEEDBACK on all entries.

WATCH the Recent Winning Short Story/1st Chapter Readings: