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 types

For more detail, visit the contest rules page or download our complete rules and submission guidelines. Entry forms will be added to the website on August 1.

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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