March 22, 2023

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Budding novelists invited to enter new Cheshire writing competition

Budding novelists are remaining invited to get component in a new competition to enable get their textbooks off the ground.

Author and editor Sara Cox founded the Cheshire Novel Prize levels of competition to help authors break into the publishing entire world.

The level of competition is designed for these writers who have nonetheless to secure an agent or a publishing offer.

And even though the competitiveness welcomes entries from all about the environment, the organisers are particularly eager to listen to from community storytellers in Cheshire.

Sara said: “We know there are a lot of gifted writers in Cheshire and the bordering parts and it would be superb if some acquire part in this new level of competition, which places our spot on the literary map.

“Making an attempt to split via into the publishing environment can appear quite overwhelming and so I needed to help by placing up a competitors for unrepresented writers.

“We’re seeking ahead to reading through the fresh new, thrilling tales the entrants occur up with.”

Entries opened yesterday and will near at midnight on April 1, 2022. There will be a prime prize of £1,500 for the winner.

Entrants will have to send out in the initial 5,000 terms of their ebook and an define (synopsis) of the whole plot.

All entries will obtain comments on their creating.

The competition’s judging panel is designed up of six prestigious literary brokers, writers and editors from across the publishing marketplace.

A amount of writers from disadvantaged backgrounds will be able to enter free of charge, many thanks to the generosity of sponsors.

Ten for each cent of all entry expenses will go to charities selected by the judges.

For total specifics of how to enter and crafting ideas, check out