This national award for best work by an American author was founded in 1980 by the PEN/Faulkner Foundation. This foundation and award is associated with PEN, an international organization devoted to the rights and freedoms of writers worldwide. It was
Canada has an eclectic array of authors both new and seasoned who contribute greatly to the literary world. This is just one award that recognizes their accomplishments.
Not all writers get the million dollar book deals. Most spend their time writing enough to scrape out a living or supplement a day job. Writers are a creative bunch and like to support and acknowledge one another for good writing with