- The submitted work and has not been copied, duplicated, written or stolen from another person other than the contestant.
- Contestants may submit 2 pieces of writing.
- There are 4 prizes. First place is $500 CAD, second place is $300, third and fourth place are $100.
- All the winners’ work will be published within a short story compilation at the time the publisher chooses. Credit will be given to all authors, and a short bio will accompany each piece.
- Entries are accepted worldwide.
- The contest winners are chosen based on the amount of votes and maximum rating given. After the voting the top 4 stories will be judged by our head editor, Melissa Duclos-Yourdon. Judging will take 1 – 3 weeks.
- Bookkus Publishing owns first publication rights for all winning stories. In accordance with Canadian law, contestants must answer a basic skill-testing question upon winning.
- The contest accepts submissions up until November 31st. Voting is permitted until December 31st and begins on December 1st.
- There is an entry fee of $5.00 Canadian to enter the contest.
- Each reader is allowed to give each story 1 rating vote in the contest. The publisher will do everything in its power to ensure fair voting; contestants may be disqualified is manipulation of the voting process is suspected.
- Submitted stories must be a maximum word count of 20,000 words. and minimum of 10,000 words.
- All submissions must be in English.
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