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Page One Prize for Novelists


Wednesday, July 7, 2021


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Entry Fees

$20 USD


First prize is $1,000; 2nd is $500; and 3rd is $250.


The Gutsy Great Novelist Page One Prize, brought to you by award-winning novelist and writing teacher Joan Dempsey, is open to all writers over 18 who are working on an as-yet-unpublished novel.

This second annual prize aims to find the most outstanding FIRST PAGE(s) of a novel-in-progress written in the English language.

Winners will be announced on Monday, August 2, 2021.

Contact Information

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