The Leapfrog Global Fiction Prize Contest

The annual fiction prize is being expanded to feature both Adult Fiction and Young Adult / Middle Grade competitions, with separate finalist judges for each category. Please submit your entry via the appropriate genre.

The contest is open to all writers from around the globe.

The judges for this year's contest will be announced shortly.

If submission fees are a barrier to entry for you, Leapfrog Press and Can of Worms do make bursaries available under certain circumstances, please contact us by email at prize@leapfrogpress.com so that we can review the options/discounts available.

$35.00

Thank you for your submission.

This category is for adult novels, novellas, and story collections. At this time, we are not accepting graphic novels, poetry collections, or picture books. 

Upload your complete manuscript. Include a one-page synopsis at the beginning of your submitted material.
Use the title as it appears on the manuscript as the file name (or as much as possible, if the title is very long).
Please be sure there is NO identifying information anywhere in the file (author name or address), including on the title page and in page headers.
Minimum length 22,000 words. 

$35.00

Thank you for your submission.

This category is for young adult and middle grade fiction only. We are currently not open to graphic novels, poetry collections, or picture books.

Upload your complete manuscript. Please add a one-page synopsis at the beginning of your submission.
Use the title as it appears on the manuscript as the file name (or as much as possible, if the title is very long).
Please be sure there is NO identifying information anywhere in the file (author name or address), including on the title page and in page headers.
Minimum 22,000 words.










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