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Book Contests Part 2: If You Don’t Enter You Can’t Win!

I recently published a guest post written by my friend Linda Rodriguez, winner of the 2011 Malice Domestic Award for best first mystery novel. (Book Contests Part 1: Why Malice Pays Off.) Linda’s story is the perfect example of the exciting benefits of winning a writing contest. Winners may receive a contract with a traditional publisher (without […]

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Book Contests Part 1: Why Malice Pays Off

When I read Linda’s profile on Twitter last year, I noticed she’d won the contest I’d submitted my debut novel to. Impressive! So I tweeted a congratulatory message and we’ve stayed in touch ever since. I’m so pleased to share Linda’s story as she talks about winning, attending the conference, and why entering contests is something […]

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