23 December 2023
Win £500 and an appraisal from a literary agent in the competition for writers who have completed the first draft of a novel
As well as the £500 first prize, the winning entry will be read by Joanna Swainson of Hardman & Swainson Agency. All shortlisted entrants will receive a free appraisal.
To enter, send a maximum of the first 5,000 words of the first chapter plus a one-page synopsis. If the chapter is longer, send it in full but clearly mark the 5,000 word point.
The entry fee is £18.
The closing date is 29 February.
For full details see the website.