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Boroughs 2013 novella contest

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Novella contest; May 31, 2013 deadline; 25,000-40,000 words; based on song title; details here:

http://www.boroughspublishinggroup.com/about/enews/february-2013-e-newsletter

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Contest for novels, book-length poetry or book-length short story collection

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The Asheville Award; deadline May 17, 2013; cash prize of $500; entry fee is $25; details HERE:

http://www.theblackmountainpress.com/contests.html

Launch Pad contest for unpublished novelists

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deadlines vary by category: historical fiction is May 10, 2012, suspense/crime/mystery/thriller is June 10, contemporary fiction/women’s fiction is July 10, middle grade, YA fiction is August 10, contemporary romance is September 10, Speculative is October 10. entry fee is $35; details HERE:

http://www.novelrocket.com/p/launch-pad-contest.html

The Malahat Review’s novella prize

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deadline is Feb. 1, 2012; one prize of $1,500 (in Canadian $); open to everyone; minimum length of 10,000 words and max is 20,000 words; no genre restriction; fees are $35 for Canadian entries; $40 fee for Americans; $45 for entries from Mexico and outside North America; details HERE:

http://malahatreview.ca/contests/novella_contest/info.html

contest for unpublished romance novelists

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Enter the first chapter of your romance novel. Prizes include: publication of your book, a Mills & Boon editor for a year, an ipad and more; Details HERE:

http://www.romanceisnotdead.com/

Writing contest for first novel or novella

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Dorothy and Wedel Nilsen Literary Prize for a First Novel; deadline is Nov. 1, 2011; $25 reading fee; $1,000 prize; details HERE:

http://www6.semo.edu/universitypress/nilsennovel.htm