Posted by: Kathy Temean | June 10, 2018

Opportunity: Self Published Book Contest – North Street Book Prize

North Street Book Prize

4th year. Your self-published book can win up to $3,000 plus expert marketing services.

Co-Sponsors

Carolyn Howard-Johnson
Author of How to Get Great Book Reviewsand The Frugal Book Promoter

BookBaby
Publish and sell your book today

Judges

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Jendi Reiter           Ellen LaFleche         Annie Keithline

Jendi Reiter and Ellen LaFleche offer advice to contestants here.

DEADLINE: June 30, 2018. Submit one or more self-published books in these categories:

  • Mainstream/Literary Fiction
  • Genre Fiction
  • Creative Nonfiction & Memoir (definition)
  • Poetry (new!)
  • Children’s Picture Book (new!)

PRIZES

  • One grand prize winner will receive $3,000, a marketing analysis and one-hour phone consultation with Carolyn Howard-Johnson, a $300 credit at BookBaby, and 3 free ads in the Winning Writers newsletter (a $450 value)
  • The top winner in each category will receive $1,000, a marketing analysis and one-hour phone consultation with Carolyn Howard-Johnson, a $300 credit at BookBaby, and one free ad in the Winning Writers newsletter (a $150 value)
  • One honorable mention in each category will receive $250
  • We will publish online excerpts (1,000-6,000 words) from all entries that win a prize, along with critiques from the judges

Length limit: 150,000 words. You may submit a collection of short stories or essays as a single entry. No restrictions on age or country. No restriction on year of publication. All contestants receive a free PDF download of The Frugal Book Promoter by Carolyn Howard-Johnson and free guides from BookBaby. Read about the winners of our third contest. The results of our fourth contest will be announced on February 15, 2019.

Entry fee: $60 per book.

Click the Submittable button below for full details.

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Talk tomorrow,

Kathy


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