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The Masters Review Novel Excerpt Contest 2022


Last date
1 December 2022

Who may enter?
The competition is open to emerging writers.

Short description

The competition is organized by The Masters Review, an American literary magazine and book publisher.

 The Masters Review hosts an annual Novel Excerpt Contest each fall! We’re looking for excerpts that show off a sense of style, with a clear grasp on craft: narrative, character, and plot.
Choose wisely! Your excerpt can come from any point in your completed or in-progress novels, but a synopsis should not be required for understanding the excerpt.

Entries should be in English.

Maximum word count is 6000 words.

Excerpts must be from previously unpublished novels.

Entry fee
The entry fee is $20.

• 1st Prize: $3,000
• 2nd Prize: $300
• 3rd Place: $200

How to enroll?
For further information visit the official competition website.

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