Winning is now worth £1,500! Plus there’s up to a year’s mentoring from The Literary Consultancy through their Chapter & Verse mentoring scheme, valued at £2,640. That’s not all. Emma Healey, our novel judge gives a short written report and there’s the possibility of representation by A.M. Heath Literary Agency.

Runner up: £750

Coming in a close second is now worth £250 more! Plus a full manuscript appraisal from The Literary Consultancy.

Highly Commended: £150

Standing out is now worth £50 more! Three highly commended writers receive a 50 page manuscript appraisal from The Literary Consultancy that can be redeemed against a full read (if preferred).

There’s more…

All five winners are invited to The Literary Consultancy Industry Day. Extracts from the twenty long listed novels are also published in our anthology, out October 2020.

What are you waiting for? Send us your entries, we can’t wait to read them.


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