The Write Place Book Contest is back! We are excited to announce that we will begin accepting entries for our next contest this summer.

Entries accepted: August 1, 2017, through December 15, 2017

Winner: Receives free publication of manuscript as print book and e-book.

Finalists: Up to nine finalists will be offered a choice of a $200 discount on the quoted publication cost or a $200 discount on the creation of an author website.

Submission Guidelines: 

  • All genres accepted.
  • May be submitted as a Microsoft Word (doc, docx) document or mailed as a hard copy
  • Readable font size and type
  • See contest rules for more details

There will be a $25 reading fee to enter the contest. You may enter more than one manuscript, but each entry must be accompanied by the $25 fee. You may pay with a check or money order, or credit card online.

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