Crime writing competition: Criminal Lines 2023


04 September 2023
AM Heath's competition for debut crime novelists is inviting entries

The competition is for debut, unpublished, unagented crime novelists from the UK and Ireland.

The winner will get £3,500 and an offer of representation from AM Heath. The runner up wil receive twelve months of mentoring from Orion.

To enter, send the first 5,000 words of an unpublished crime novel manuscript and a synopsis up to 1,000 words.

Entry is free.

The closing date is 7 December.

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