Tag Archives: competitions

SPR Awards 2016 Open For Submissions!

NOW CLOSED! WINNERS ANNOUNCED DEC 15 2016

It’s time for our international book awards to kick off again! This year the prizes have got bigger and better with the first prize giving you over $2000 of book promotion, so we hope to see some strong competition!

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Ten Tips For Entering Writing Contests Online (With Links)

Tips for writing contests

 

Have a look at our tips for entering writing contests online from SPR editor Cate Baum, with links to some of the best websites offering information on competitions.

 

 

 

  1. Make sure you follow the rules carefully. When we run competitions, there is a 5% hit rate of entrants who are disqualified because they haven’t read the conditions of entry properly.

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SPR Announces Horror, Sci-Fi, Fantasy Awards For Indie Writers

Full Moon Awards 2014

Self-Publishing Review today announced a Halloween contest, The SPR Full Moon Awards 2014. 

Horror, sci-fi and fantasy categories are open for entries from the end of August until October 1st, 2014 to all self-published and indie writers with a book to promote.

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Ten things to do to win a writing contest

10 Things to Win a  Writing Contest

With so many entries to judge, what is it about your book that will win you a prize? Cate Baum, co-founder of the SPR Awards spills the beans on the best tips to get that award.

1. Enter properly. This year, we had around 5% of entries that entered the wrong category, didn’t pay the entry fee or didn’t send in their book!…

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