This year we welcome back the Mslexia Children’s Novel Competition! Open to unpublished women novelists, this competition welcomes books written for children (who are able to read for themselves) and young adults – in every genre imaginable.
To enter, please submit the first 3,000 words of your completed children’s novel. To qualify, your book must total at least 15,000 words. Judges: Anne Fine (award-winning novelist), Claire Wilson (literary agent), Charlotte Eyre (Children’s Editor, Bookseller) Please read the competition rules and FAQs below before entering.