Category Archives: crime

Harper Collins launches new digital thriller/crime/mystery imprint

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The William Morrow Imprint is called “Witness.” Authors receive 25% up to 10,000 copies, then it goes up to 50 percent. Royalties paid month. Details HERE:

http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/industry-news/publisher-news/article/57027-harpercollins-plans-digital-original-mystery-line-witness.html?utm_source=MegaList&utm_campaign=e6b1d94ccc-UA-15906914-1&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0bb2959cbb-e6b1d94ccc-304656029

Win a trip to France – The Time and Place writing contest

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The Time and Place Prize; open to all genres; 5,000 words max; $25 entry fee; deadline Nov. 30, 2012; details HERE:

http://www.timeandplaceprize.com/

First Crime Novel Competition

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deadline 12/17/2012; mystery/thriller; 60,000 words min.; $10,000 advance against royalties; details HERE:

http://us.macmillan.com/Content.aspx?publisher=minotaurbooks&id=4933

Hillerman Mystery Book Manuscript Contest

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deadline is June 1; primary setting must be Southwest (AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX, NV, UT); $10,000 advance; – St. Martin’s Press; details HERE:

http://www.wordharvest.com/contest.php