The finalists in Amazon's Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA) contest are:
- General Fiction (3)
- Young Adult Fiction (3)
These six authors and their work have been selected from 10,000 unpublished works first entered in the contest in early February.
Two grand prize winners will be announced in Seattle on June 14, 2010. One winner in each category - General Fiction and Young Adult Fiction - will receive a publishing contract with Penguin, including a $15,000 advance.
2009 ABNA Winner: Bill Warrington's Last Chance by Jack King
2008 ABNA Winner: Fresh Kills by Bill Loehfelm