31 May 2022
Who may enter
The competition is open to unpublished, self-published and independently published writers worldwide.
The competition is organized by Caroline Ambrose a Bath-based book columnist, public libraries campaigner, & regular chair for literary events.
Novels can be in any genre written for adult or young adult readers.
Novels must be your original work and submitted in English.
Novels can be unpublished, self-published or independently published.
Submissions should be a single document which includes (up to) the first 5,000 words of a novel of at least 50,000 words followed by a one page synopsis.
Judge: Nelle Andrew
The entry fee is £29 per novel.
The winner will receive a cash prize of £3,000.
For further information visit the official competition website.