UPDATE: Due to overwhelming response, the contest has recently been closed. However, pop on over to their website... Risen Books ...and vote on the fabulous entries that have already been submitted. Thanks, everyone, for your response!
Risen Books is about to make your dreams come true! Polish off your pitch and submit it to Risen for the chance to win the ultimate writer's pay-off.
First Prize: Publishing contract with Risen Books
Second Prize: Amazon Kindle (with special offers)
Third Prize: Free books from Risen authors
Now that your heart rate is novel-rocketing and your palms are all sweaty, here are the details...
Your entry must be in one of the following genres: mystery (but not cozy mysteries), suspense, thriller, sci-fi/fantasy, historical (but no romance) and young adult. The first 40 entries submitted between July 21 through the 31st will qualify. A submission form can be found here.
The general public will vote on the entries, narrowing the field down to 20, then current Risen authors will select the best 5 based on originality, strength of plot, and quality of writing. Final decision will be made by Risen's editorial committee and winners will be announced on September 30th.
It's the chance of a lifetime but you've got to act fast. Send in your entry soon because this opportunity won't last long.