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Quirk Books Hosts the ‘Looking for Love’ Fiction Contest

Quirk Books has opened the “Looking for Love” fiction contest, seeking full-length novel manuscripts.

The grand prize winner will receive $10,000 and a contract for publication. The deadline is October 1, 2013. Follow this link for more details. Here’s more:

[We want] love stories that are fresh, fun, and strikingly unconventional. Boy Meets Girl. Girl Meets Girl. Girl Meets Shark. Shark Meets Pirate. Anything goes! Except vampires. Sorry.


 

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