Submissions accepted November 8 - December 20, 2021
Genre: Historical Fiction
Series name: Letters from Home
Book titles: A Letter from (state)
Final edited manuscripts due no later than March 1, 2022.
Ballpark 25-30 chapters total
Does not have to be a romantic couple (mother/son, sister/brother, etc)
Chapter One - female
Epilogue - one year after homecoming from female
Starts with their goodbye
How life is changing due to the war
3rd person past tense
Letters from him
Off at war
Interspersed through the book
4 to 6
From her: 4 to 6 letters (as many from him in the book)
From him: homecoming from his POV
Authors responsible for own editing.
In your submission, please include the following in ONE document:
- A bullet-point introduction that includes:
- Working title
- Your hero and heroine’s names
- The location of your story
- A short blurb or synopsis of your story (less than 1 page)
- The first chapter of your novel
If your novel is accepted
- You will be offered a contract by the end of December.
- Your contract will include exclusive ebook and print distribution rights.
- You will be paid 40% of all royalties.
- We also plan to bundle these novels in multi-author ebook box sets. For box sets, the 40% royalties will be split evenly amongst the authors involved.
- The time period of this contract will be 5 years, at which time rights will revert back to you. Rights will not be reverted before the 5 years time period.