Creative writing prize: I Am Writing Middle Grade Competition 2024


10 May 2024
The contest is for the opening of a novel for middle grade readers

To enter, send the first 3,500 words of an unpublished middle grade novel, and a synopsis.

The winner will receive £250 and a 30-minute online consultation with literary agent Lydia Silver. Two runners up will each receive a 15-minute consultation with Lydia.

The entry fee is £13.

The closing date is 28 May.

For full details see the website.

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