Nominations open Whitney Awards for LDS authors

Nominations are now open for the 2011 Whitney Awards for the best fiction published by an LDS writer in 2011 regardless of publisher or market.

The Whitney Awards are named for early Mormon apostle Orson F. Whitney, who gave an inspirational speech that prophesied that one day we would have “Miltons and Shakespeares of our own.” Previous recipients include such bestselling authors as Orson Scott Card, Gerald Lund, Kerry Blair, Dean Hughes, Dave Wolverton, Jamie Ford, Brandon Sanderson and many others.

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