Calling all authors! The fifth annual Soon to be Famous™ Illinois Author Project is accepting applications for its 2018 contest. Librarians will judge self-published adult fiction by Illinois authors to select and promote a winner. In addition to the many promotional benefits, this year’s winner will also receive a $1,000 cash prize, sponsored by BiblioBoard. Are you the next Soon to be Famous™ author? Submit your entry via IPPL through Jan. 8, 2018. Go to soontobefamous.info for details, then email email@example.com to get started.