THE AWARDS OF SELF-PUBLISHING: Writer's Digest magazine is accepting entries for its 10th annual Writer's Digest International Self-Published Book Awards. The grand prize is $2,500 and promotion in Publishers Weekly and Writer's Digest. Books published in 2000, 2001 and 2002 are eligible in the following categories: mainstream/literary fiction, genre fiction, nonfiction, inspirational, life stories, children's and young adult, reference, poetry and cookbooks. The fee is $100 for the first entry, $50 for each additional entry; the deadline is Dec. 16. For more information or an entry form, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Writer's Digest International Self-Published Book Awards, 4700 East Galbraith Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236.