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Leapfrog Fiction Contest


Tuesday, May 1, 2018



Entry Fees

$33 through Submittable


Finalists: manuscript critique by Marie-Helene Bertino,, plus $150 monetary award.
First-prize winner(s): Finalist awards plus publication contract with royalty advance.


The 2018 Leapfrog Fiction Contest, now in its 10th year, is open to submissions Jan. 15–May 1. Entry fee: $33. Adult and children’s (MG and YA) novels, novellas, and story collections, minimum 22,000 words. Finalist judge: Marie-Helene Bertino. Finalist award: $150 plus manuscript critique from finalist judge. First prize: both finalist awards plus contract offer with author advance. Details at

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