£1,000 for YA debut
Children's publisher Everything with Words has launched a YA novel competition, worth £1,000 and possible publication to the winner.
Entries should be between 40,000 and 70,000 words, and set in contemporary, multicultural Britain. The closing date is 30 November.
Patrice Lawrence, author of Orangeboy, will select the winner from the shortlisted titles.
The shortlist will be announced in January, and the winner will be announced in February.
Further details here.