This year's judge is Benjamin Percy, author of The Dead Lands
and Red Moon
We are looking for fiction and creative nonfiction of any length, genre, and subject matter.
- The grand prize is $1,500, and two runner-ups will receive $1,000 each
- Authors retain all rights to their work
- Winners will be offered a competitive book contract for full-market, frontlist release. There’s no obligation to sign this contract.
- There is a $30 reading fee
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