27 August 2021
Win a five-book contract to write a historical fiction series
Sapere Books is an independent digital publisher of commercial fiction in various genres. Its writing competition is for historical fiction writers, with the chance to win a contract to write a five-book series. Unpublished, self-published and established writers are all invited to enter.
To enter, writers are asked to choose one of six possible series and send a full synopsis (up to 2,000 words) and the first three chapters of the first book in the series (10,000-20,000 words). Ideas and brief outlines for the next four titles in the series are welcomed. Also send biographical information, and let Sapere Books know if you are a writer underrepresented in publishing.
Sapere Books hopes to award contracts for all six of the proposed series, which are:
• The Jane Austen Detective Series
• WWll Aviation Thrillers
• The Tudor Maid Diaries
• Age of Sail Series
• Borgias/Medici Crime Series
• Ancient Rome Historical Thrillers
The closing date to enter is 31 December.
For full details see the website.