january, 2021

01jan1:00 am1:00 amFree to enter!St. Martin’s Minotaur/ Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel CompetitionInternational Entry Fee: Free Max word count: Full manuscript Top Prize: Publishing contract with a $10,000 advance

Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel Competition

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The 2021 St. Martin’s Minotaur/ Mystery Writers of America First Crime Novel Competition is open until January 1, 2021.

Free to enter.

Open to any writer, aged 18 and over who has never been the author of a published novel.

All manuscripts must book length (no less than 220 typewritten pages or approximately 60,000 words) and they must be in English. Murder or another serious crime or crimes must be at the heart of the story.

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