Best Unpublished Manuscript

Best Unpublished Manuscript | Prize: Publishing deal with Bonnier Books UK

Winner of the 2019 Best Unpublished Manuscript: What We Did at the End by Cecily Blench (UK)

The Best Unpublished Manuscript is designed to launch the career of aspiring adventure writers. Unpublished and self-published writers submit their manuscripts to be in with a chance of winning a publishing deal with Bonnier Books UK.

In addition, each shortlisted writer receives one-to-one manuscript development with literary consultant David Llewelyn, intended to help each writer reach the standard necessary for submission to agents and publishers.

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The 2020 award will open for submissions on 6th January 2020. Authors must not already have a novel published although self-published works are eligible. Authors must not have a literary agent.