Creative writing competition: Wilbur Smith New Voices 2024


16 March 2024
Five unpublished adventure writers will be mentored to complete their novel

Submissions are invited for the 2024 Wilbur Smith New Voices Award

The competition is for commercially viable narrative fiction by unpublished, unrepresented authors.

Five selected writers will be provided with editorial mentoring and guidance. The New Voices award is sponsored by Bonnier Books.

To enter, writers should submit the opening chapters (no more than 10,000 words) and a full plot outline (no longer than 1,000 words).

The entry fee is £30 per submission.

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The closing date is 30 April.

For full details see the website.


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