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#1 Litgal

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Posted 03 May 2012 - 08:15 PM

The Historical Novel Society is sponsoring it's first ever "HNS Award" -- the contest, which is open internationally, will award one lucky unpublished writer of historical fiction $8,000 plus e-publication (including professional pre-publication editing). Details here:

http://historicalnov....org/hns-award/
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#2 S.K. Keogh

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 09:41 PM

Just to clarify...you don't have to be an unpublished writer to enter. However, the work you are submitting must be unpublished.

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#3 Sakura Eries

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Posted 09 May 2012 - 06:01 PM

thx litgal!!

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