Entries for the annual Christy Awards are due by Dec. 11. Started in 1999 to encourage, recognize, and promote excellence in fiction written from a Christian worldview, the Christy Awards are named for Catherine Marshall’s same-titled novel. E-books are eligible for entry if submitted in printed format. Guidelines and the entry form are available at www.christyawards.com. The list of finalists will be released in April and winners announced in June.