Writing competition: Penguin Michael Joseph Undiscovered Writers Prize 2024


09 July 2024
Win a £10,000 book deal in the contest for underrepresented romance writers

The Penguin Michael Josepth Undiscovered Writers' Prize is running for a second year, and for 2024 are inviting submissions in the romance genre.

Submit 5,000 words of a commerical romance novel plus a synopsis. All submissions must be from writers underrepresented in the publishing industry.

The winner will receive a publishing contract with Penguin Michael worth at least £10,000 and representation from Janklow & Nesbit literary agency. Shortlisted writers will get feedback from an editor or agent.

The closing date is 5 August.

For full details see the website.

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