Tag Archives: novella

Accepting submissions for The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror #24

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Stephen Jones is now accepting submissions for The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror #24 (stories and novellas that were published in 2012). deadline Jan. 31, 2013; Details HERE:

http://www.stephenjoneseditor.com/markets01.htm

 

Contest for book of short stories or novella

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Snake Nation Press’ Serena McDonald Kennedy Award; deadline is August 31, 2012; novella up to 50,000 words or collection of short stories up to 200 pages long; fiction and nonfiction accepted; $25 entry fee; winner gets $1,000 prize; details HERE:

http://www.snakenationpress.org/contests.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

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

Serena McDonald Kennedy Award (short story/novella contest)

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Deadline is Aug. 31, 2011; up to 50,000 words if novella, or 200 pages long for collection of short stories; fiction and nonfiction are both welcome; $25 entry fee; award is $1,000 and publication; details HERE:

http://snakenationpress.org/contests.html

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.