Participating local published authors include: Trisha Faye, Edward Cummings, Barbara Ferguson, Cynthia Goodwin, Anita Jones, Sarah Ferguson, Peggy Harrison and Jay Hosler. Children writers will be divided into three categories: Elementary, Middle School, High School. First, second, and third place trophies will be awarded in each division. Authors will serve as judges. After the ceremony, everyone is welcome to visit with the authors.