Lee Smith Book Award

Lee Smith Book AwardCarolina Wren Press will announce the winner of the Lee Smith Novel Prize, which awards a $1,000 honorarium and publication by Carolina Wren Press to the winner. The prize honors former NCSU faculty member Lee Smith for her literary achievements and friendship and mentoring to many in the literary community. Carolina Wren Press publishes fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and children’s literature, and focuses on works by authors traditionally underrepresented in mainstream publishing.