Daniel Goldsmith Associates is pleased to introduce the First Novel Prize, an exciting new competition for unpublished and independently published writers. Not only will writers have the chance to win £1,000 for first prize, but they will also have their work read and recognised by a panel of publishing professionals.
“It is a real privilege to judge a writing competition. The range of undiscovered talent is always amazing.” Robin Wade, Literary Agent at Wade & Co.
“I’m delighted to be a judge for the First Novel Prize. It’s a wonderful chance to highlight new talent and I look forward to discovering a fantastic new voice in fiction.” Carla Josephson, Judge & Fiction Editor at Simon & Schuster
“The overall aim of the new First Novel Prize is to find an outstanding new writer and a brilliant debut.” Lorena Goldsmith, Judge & Literary Consultant at Daniel Goldsmith Associates
Entries: Now Open!
Closing Date: 31st May 2016
Submissions: full manuscripts only, should be in English, unpublished or self-published, of any adult genre and over 50,000 words. Please note that children’s fiction, Young Adult and Non-fiction will not qualify for entry.
*1st – £1000* *2nd – £250* *3rd – £100*
All entries must include a title page with your contact details followed by a synopsis and the whole novel attached within the same document. The entry fee is £25.
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