Sunday, 30 November 2014

Short list

The winner of this novel writing competition will win agent representation and coaching for a year.

It took me ten years to write this novel, but as they only want 500 - 1000 words for the competition I might manage something by the deadline.

If you'd rather read books than write them, you might like to try winning yourself a year's supply.

11 comments:

  1. Hi Patsy - good luck with your entry ... I love the image for this book - and it matches the title exactly ..

    Cheers and enjoy our last warmish day! Hilary

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  2. Win an agent and coaching - that's a great prize.

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  3. That sounds a good comp but posting some of the entries online puts me off a bit!

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  4. I wish you all the very best with your entry, Patsy. I've just downloaded it onto my kindle. Looking foward to reading it!

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  5. @ Hilary Thanks. Gary created the cover image, he's a clever chap

    @Alex - certainly is

    @Rosemary - it's only the first few words, Rosemary which I don't think is too much of a problem with a book.

    @ Nicola - thank you!

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  6. One of these days I'll get around to submitting something to the links you post, but my 1,000 words are not up to this one. Thanks anyway, Patsy.

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  7. Hi Patsy, thanks so much for posting the link. Do you have their email address as I can't access their links via my system?

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  8. @ Oscar- Hopefully I can find something to suit you.

    @ Mac - A flash start to your novel is what I think they have in mind.

    @ Petra it's online@shortlist.com (I hope you can see the t&cs - they don't look bad but it's always sensible to read those first)

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  9. Thanks Patsy. I've just entered this. May the best woman win!

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