Mslexia Children's Novel Competition 2016

Mslexia Women's Novel Competition 2016 is for novels of at least 15,000 words written for children (and young adults) in any genre by previously unpublished women novelists.

  • Closing date: 19th September 2016.
  • Entry fee: £ 25 per novel.
  • Results: the winner will be announced in the Mar/Apr/May 2017 issue of Mslexia.


  • First prize: £ 5,000.
  • Plus: the winner and four other finalists will receive free professional feedback from The Literary Consultancy and be invited to meet literary agents and editors at a special networking event in London.


  • Anne Fine – novelist.
  • Claire Wilson – literary agent.
  • Charlotte Eyre – Children's Editor, The Bookseller.

For more information, and to enter: 204 8860

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