I had a lovely phone call today from Daniel Grubb, Managing Director, Fantastic Books Publishing about their Sci Fiction competition. It's definitely worth a look at their blog:
Please remember it is a small publisher and if you want to send in submissions, you pay a £5 reading fee and you should always check out FAQ of anywhere you send your work!
Fantastic Books Publishing International Short Story Competition 2012 is here.
Prizes; £100, £50, £25 + the chance to work with one of our editors and be published in one of our anthologies along with 7 runners up.
The anthology will include a short story by International Award Winning thriller writer Danuta Reah and also a prize winning offering from amazing author Stuart Aken!
10% of the entry plus 10% of the ongoing sales of the produced anthology to be donated to World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) who do sterling work globally in the field of cancer prevention.
Wordcount; 700-1500 words
We are looking for original, exciting, imaginative and, most importantly, FANTASTIC stories.
Judge: International Award winning crime writer, Penny Grubb.
Fee: £5 per entry, £8 for two entries.
Max.2 entries per person.
Closing Date for entries; 15th August 2012