Contests

The Carla Crown Jewel of Books 2022 

The Carla Crown Jewel of Books will open for entries on in April! 

Stay tuned for updates and important contest information.

 

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Click here to see the official rules and submit your entry.

 

First place book will receive a $100 prize, trophy, and publicity on the Mid-America Romance Authors Website, Twitter, Facebook page, and in the RWR.

Questions? E-mail thecarla@mararwa.com

 

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The Fiction From the Heartland 2022 

The 2022 Fiction From the Heartland Contest opens for entries on August 1, 2022! Stay tuned for updates and important contest information.

 

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We welcome unpublished romance writers to submit the first 10,000 words of your book-length romance fiction and synopsis.

Entries will be judged by two experienced judges, one of which will be a published author. Every entry will receive a two-page critique sheet that reviews things like plot, character development, conflict, and the overall synopsis of your story as well as a one-page written critique from each of the judges.

Finalists will be judged by an industry agent AND editor. First place will received $50, a plaque, and publicity on the Mid-America Romance Authors Website, Twitter, Facebook page, and in the RWR.



Click here to see the official rules and submit your entry!

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Questions? E-mail fictionfromtheheartland@mararwa.com

 

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