contests due within 30 days
Eyelands & Strange Day Books are pleased to announce that a new contest is open to published and unpublished books! The Eyelands Book Awards contest accepts books in 5 categories: Poetry, Novels/Novellas, Historical Fiction/Memoir, Short Story Collections, Children's book/Graphic Novels.
Medium: print and online | Fee: $22 – 30 | Categories: Short Stories, Memoirs, Fiction Prose, Nonfiction Prose, Poetry, Books, Book Awards
Vacation in Athens
Barren Magazine's first annual flash fiction contest featuring guest judge Barlow Adams. This contest seeks flash fiction written in English. Each piece must be less than 1,000 words. Writers may submit multiple entries with an entry fee accompanying each piece. Original stories that have not been published previously only. Simultaneous submissions allowed.
Medium: online | Fee: $5 | Categories: Short Stories, Fiction Prose
40% of total fees
This contest seeks poetry manuscripts. First place winner will receive a publishing contract with Brick Road Poetry Press and $1,000, publication in both print and ebook formats, and 25 copies of the printed book. Publication contracts may be offered to the top finalists as well. WInner will be notified by the end of February.
Medium: print and online | Fee: $25 | Categories: Poetry, Book Awards
50 – 100
This contest seeks poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction. Poetry can contain up to three poems, 100 line limit each, fiction can be max. 5,000 words, and creative nonfiction can be max. 5,000 words. Any subject and style. Winners will be notified by December 31.
Medium: print | Fee: $20 | Categories: Short Stories, Memoirs, Fiction Prose, Nonfiction Prose, Poetry