Permafrost Magazine, the farthest north literary journal for writing and the arts, located at 64° 50′ N (198 miles from the Arctic Circle), is now accepting submissions for its First Annual Book Prize. Check it out!
Also, take a look at the latest issue, which is out now!
We are proud to announce that we are now accepting submissions for the 1st Annual Permafrost Book Prize in Fiction!
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The winner will win $1,000 and publication of their manuscript through the University of Alaska Press.
We welcome manuscripts from all living writers the world over who are writing in English. Writers can be both published and unpublished. However, we will not consider manuscripts that have already been published elsewhere or have been self-published. We do accept simultaneous submissions, but please notify us immediately via email if your manuscript is accepted elsewhere. No past or present student or paid employee is eligible to enter the Book Prize Contest.
When to Submit
We are currently accepting submissions; the deadline ends on December 1, 2014.
Manuscripts must be a minimum of 150 pages long. All entries will be read anonymously. Please include two cover pages: the first listing only the title of the manuscript, the second including the author’s name, mailing address, telephone number, and email address. An acknowledgements page may be included also if the author wishes.
We accept only electronic submissions through our Submittable page.
We ask a $20 entry fee to submit your manuscript to the contest.
A winner should be selected by May 1, 2015. Results will be emailed shortly thereafter.
Our judge for the contest will be Benjamin Percy, whose works include Red Moon, Refresh, Refresh, The Wilding, and The Language of Elk.
Please address inquiries to the editors at firstname.lastname@example.org.