Novella Contest: Colony Collapse Press
- Please share this call for submissions:
Colony Collapse Press 2013 Novella Prize
Colony Collapse Press will award a prize of $300, publication, and 20
complimentary copies for the best novella, as judged by our editorial
board. Complete guidelines available
Deadline: July 31, 2013.
Length: 15,000 words minimum and 50,000 words maximum per each
individual submission. These pages must comprise a single work of
fiction or novella-length narrative nonfiction.
Entry fee: $10 per manuscript. This fee is nonrefundable and must be
paid by credit card from within the online submission manager.
Multiple submissions are permissible. Each additional entry requires
its own separate entry fee.
Portions of the manuscript may have been previously published, but the
manuscript, as a whole must be unpublished and must be available for
exclusive book-length publication by Colony Collapse Press. Previously
self-published works are not eligible. For excerpts published
individually in journals or magazines, the writer must hold copyright.
Include an acknowledgments page listing previous publication of
included work, if applicable.
All submissions will be considered for publication. All themes and/or
subject matters are eligible. All rights revert to the writer upon
Simultaneous submissions are acceptable, but if the manuscript is
published/accepted by another press while under consideration, the
author must promptly withdraw the entry.
Book bundle: As a special deal to contest entrants, Colony Collapse
Press offers any published book for an additional $6. For $16 total,
submit to the contest and choose from a copy of the winning novella
from the contest, or either of our two previously published books,
Michael Sheehan's Proposals for the Recovery of the Apparently Drowned,
or Kara Weiss's Late Lights.