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Announcement: 2014 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Contest Announced


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Announcement: 2014 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Contest Announced
Posted By: kdpadmin
Created in: System: Global Announcement
Posted: Jan 17, 2014 9:52 AM
Amazon Publishing today announced that the annual Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA) contest, which seeks great new voices in popular fiction, will open to submissions on Sunday, February 16, 2014.

Prepare your entry as one Grand Prize winner will receive a publishing contract from Amazon Publishing with an advance of $50,000. Four First Prize winners will each receive a publishing contract from Amazon Publishing with an advance of $15,000.

Authors can submit their work in the categories of general fiction, mystery/thriller, romance, science fiction/fantasy/horror, and young adult fiction. The contest is open to unpublished and self-published novels. For complete eligibility details, view the Official Contest Rules. Visit the prizes page for the full list of prizes and details.

CreateSpace will host the submission platform for the contest. Visit CreateSpace's ABNA Page to learn how the contest works, note key contest dates, and to prepare your entry. The submission period begins on Sunday, February 16, 2014.