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Unpublished Novel Author? Curtis Brown and ITV's 'This Morning' are Looking for You!
If you'd like to enter, please fill in the three-stage form below to tell us a bit about yourself and to send us the first 10, words of your novel and a synopsis of up to 1, words. Novels do not need to be finished before you enter the competition, but you should be able to summarise in your synopsis the main plot of your work-in-progress. Any questions? Please see our FAQs. You can also view Terms and Conditions for the competition. Copy and paste your entire submission in the area below max 10, words.
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In partnership with Curtis Brown Creative, the literary agency has launched a prize to discover new voices in fiction. The chair of the judging panel is author Tracy Chevalier. The runner up will be offered a place on the three-month novel writing course run by Curtis Brown Creative and a mentoring session with a Curtis Brown literary agent. Four shortlisted writers will be offered a place on six-week online Curtis Brown Creative course and a mentoring session with an agent. To enter, writers must be unagented and novels must be unpublished.
Discoveries invites all unpublished women writers over 18 and living in the UK or Ireland and writing in English to submit to the Discoveries Prize. You may find this article on synopsis writing useful. For more information and to enter click HER E Remember you need to send the first 10, words of your novel and a synopsis of up to 1, words. You are commenting using your WordPress. You are commenting using your Google account.