13 November 2023
Win a £1,500 first prize for the opening of a crime novel up to 5,000 words
The Plaza Crime First Chapters Prize is inviting entries of the beginning of an original, unpublished or self/indie published crime fiction manuscript in any crime sub-genre.
There is a first prize of £1,500 and second and third prizes of £300 and £100. The winner will also receive feedback from the judge, crime writer David Mark. Winners will be published in Plaza Anthology 2.
To enter, send the first 5,000 words and a synopsis.
The entry fee is £20 for the first entry and £10 for any subsequent entries.
The closing date is 31 January.
For full details see the website.