Tag Archives: literary

Leapfrog Press fiction contest

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Leapfrog 2011 Fiction Contest. Open January 15–May 1.Entry fee: $30. Adult fiction: literary and mainstream novels, novellas, and short-story collections, minimum 22,000 words. First prize:Publication contract offer with advance, plus finalist awards. Finalists: $150 plus manuscript critique by finalist judges. Judges are Marge Piercy and the Leapfrog editorial staff. See www.leapfrogpress.com for details. Email: fictioncontest@leapfrogpress.com.

Contest for book-length manuscript of literary nonfiction

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River Teeth magazine and the University of Nebraska Press; Deadline is 12/31/2010; $25 entry fee; prize is $1,000 plus publication; 150 to 400 pages double spaced; details HERE:

http://static.ashland.edu/riverteeth/guidelines.htm

FREE contest for literary nonfiction book in progress ($12,000 advance)

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Submit Oct. 1-31; 100 pages minimum; Graywolf Press

Info and entry here: http://www.graywolfpress.org/Company_Info/Submission_Guidelines/Graywolf_Press_Nonfiction_Prize/127/