Congratulations to the 2019 Quarterfinalists


Bastard by Tony Schweikle

Birthday Sex by Janis Hepburn

Cedars of God by Scott Cahill

City of Trees by Christian Lybrook

Deep East Texas by Shaun Ireland

Dusty by Ian Pozzebon

Fully Known by Everett Moss

Indian Billy Ice by Jerry Stephen Ice

Italians Without A Cause by Lucia Braccalenti

Last One Screaming by Matt Devino

Lighthouse by Derrick Ferguson and Jonathan Cook

Luana by Danielle Erlich

Miss Violet by Christopher Schrack

Rainbows and Silver Buckles: The Adventures of Joe And Muz by Stuart Schulz

Rebel Tides by Andrea Gibson

The Extraordinary Journey of a Black Nerd by Jonathan Hughes

The League by Calan Smith

The Outskirts of Paradise by Montgomery Burt

The Wonderful by Demitra Papadinis


Ava by Mat Sheldon

Bingo: The Last True Blood Sport by Joe Starzyk

Chloë 'Two Fingers' by Lisa Marie Tedesco

Disarm by Manny Rey

Doesn't Fall Far by Joshua Michael Payne

Dragonfly by Julia Morizawa

Empanada Man by Jordan Friedberg

For Nerivia by Christine Celozzi

Janine by Brian Danilo

Knight of the Kolossos by Jeremy Storey

Lollipops by Ivo Huahua

More Than Two by Juliana Payne

My Week with Maisy by Mark Oxtoby

Mythical History by Cecilia Michelangeli

Phelandra by Jonathan Marballi

Rubert Becomes by David J Schroeder

Run Baby by Anthony Faust

Samantha by Kieran Freemantle

Sucker by Peter Moffatt

Sugar Cube by Radoslav Stoyanov

Surfing by Mike W. Rogers

Tamaqua by Jason K. Allen

The Shipyard by Will Berry

They Skate My Dream by Melody Mundy

Wiley and the Hairy Man: An American Folktale by Roland Greedy

Semifinalists Will Be Announced by August 15th, 2019