Tag Archives: book contest

2013 Novel Writing Contest

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deadline June 1, 2013; fiction, general, horror, mystery, romance, science fiction; top three novels read by agent of the Marsal Lyon Literary agency; $25 for regular submissions or $35 for late submissions; contact info: contest@critiquemynovel.com; details HERE:

http://critiquemynovel.com/2013_writing_contest

9th Annual USA Best Book Awards

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open to ebooks, audio books and “regular” books with an ISBN and published in 2012; (but 2010 and 2011 also eligible) entry fee $69; deadline Sept. 30, 2012; details HERE:

http://usabooknews.com/2012usabestbookawards.html

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

Dan Poynter’s Global eBook Awards

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deadline extended to April 30, 2012; 75+ categories; book must have been released on or before 3/11/2012; details HERE:

http://globalbookawards.com

2012 Anderbo Self-Published Book Award (writing contest)

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Fiction or nonfiction; deadline is Oct. 15, 2012; $500 cash prize; details:

http://www.anderbo.com/anderbo1/anderselfpubbookaward2012.html

Prairie Schooner Book Prize (poetry or fiction)

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Prairie Schooner Short Story Manuscript Contest; $3,000 prize and book deal; deadline is March 15, 2012; details HERE:

http://prairieschooner.unl.edu/?q=book-prize-submissions