The Fourth Annual Provincetown Book Festival will be taking place September 13 through 15 at the Provincetown Library. As in previous years, they’ll be kicking off Saturday morning at 9:00 with a curated reading, called “Reading Local.” This year’s judge will be distinguished literary agent Adam Chromy.

To submit work, send a sample of your piece (no more than ten pages) with a brief description and bio to Nan Cinnater ( The deadline for submissions is July 24. The list of readers will be announced on August 16.

This will be a great kickoff for the Festival, so please plan on attending, whether you are reading or not.  It will be followed by a very interesting panel on new media for writers (Instagram and podcasts) so be sure to stick around.