Tag Archives: crime contest

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

crime writing short story contest

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Deadline is 10/22/2011; $20 fee; 4,000 words or fewer; prizes up to $1,000; details HERE:

http://www.writersdigest.com/competitions/wd-crime-competition?et_mid=512432&rid=3067753