Young Adult and Teen Writing Contests | Chanticleer Book Reviews

2016 Rossetti

Young Adult and Teen Writing Contests | Chanticleer Book Reviews 2016 Rossetti
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More than $30,000.00 dollars worth of cash and prizes will be awarded to Chanticleer Book Reviews 2016 writing competition winners!

The Dante Rossetti Awards – Young Adult Novels Writing Contest 2016

Deadline: April 30, 2016  Two Divisions: Published (Legacy, Indie, Self-Pub, Small Press, E-pub) and Manuscripts

The Dante Rossetti First Place Award Winning Authors' Awards Package

  • ALL First In Category Award Winners will be given high visibility during the Chanticleer Authors Conference and Awards Gala.
  • First in Category Award winners will compete for the Dante Rossetti Awards Grand Prize Award for the $250 purse and the Dante Rossetti  Grand Prize Ribbon and badges.
  • TEN Genre Grand Prize winning titles will compete for the $1,000 purse for CBR Best Book and Overall Grand Prize.
  • A coveted Chanticleer Book Review valued at $325 dollars U.S. CBR reviews will be published in the Chanticleer Reviews magazine in chronological order.
  • A CBR Blue Ribbon to use in promotion at book signings and book festivals
  • Digital award stickers for on-line promotion
  • Adhesive book stickers
  • Shelf-talkers and other promotional items
  • Promotion in print and on-line media
  • Review of book distributed to on-line sites and printed media publications
  • Review, cover art, and author synopsis listed in CBR’s newsletter

Remember, the only way to compete for the $1,000 grand prize or the Dante Rossetti Grand Prize is to win a 1st Place Category Award. The First Place Category award  winners will automatically be entered into the competition for the  GRAND PRIZE Competitions.

The Dante Rossetti Young Adult Categories are:

  • Contemporary
  • Fantasy, Steampunk, Sci-Fi
  • Romance
  • Historical
  • Inspirational
  • Dystopian/Edgy/Urban
  • Mystery/Thriller/Suspense
  • Lighthearted/Humorous
  • New Adult (New Category/more intense/more adult subject matter than Y/A)
  • Tweens (middle grades)

Each work submitted will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Is the story compelling?
  • Professionalism of editing and formatting
  • Characterization
  • Continuity of storyline
  • Satisfying ending (not necessarily “happy”)
  • Intriguing opening
  • Uniqueness of story
  • Writing Craft

And the 1st Place Award winners will automatically be entered into the GRAND PRIZE AWARD for title of The Best of the CBR Award Winning Books of 2016!

The Dante Rossetti Awards  - Published Young Adult Novels Division Eligibility Requirements

  • Novels may be Self-published, Indie Published or Traditionally Published.
  • All published and  E-pubbed Novels will be accepted in the published division if they have a ISBN/ASIN designation.
  • Entries must be in the English language.
  • No erotica. No graphic violence, please.
  • Copyrighted works before Dec. 31, 2012 will not be accepted.
  • Fees and Novel must be received before April 30, 2016 midnight.
  • Please read our Terms and Conditions page aka The Fine Print.
  • Novels must be 35,000 plus words.
  • You may enter in more than one category. However, each entry must be accompanied by the entry fee.
  • You may enter more than one novel into a given contest.
  • Default winners will not be declared. Contests are based on merit and writing craft.

The Dante Rossetti Awards - Manuscripts and Unpublished Young Adult  Novels Division Eligibility Requirements

  • Digital Files must be submitted for judging purposes.
  • Word count of 35,000 plus words.
  • No erotica or graphic violence, please.
  • Fees and Manuscript must be received before April 30, 2016 midnight.
  • Please read our Terms and Conditions page aka The Fine Print.
  • Default winners will not be declared. Contests are based on merit and writing craft.

The Dante Rossetti Awards – Writing Competition Prizes - Published Division

All first place winners will be automatically entered into the CBR Grand Prize Writing Competition for CBR’s Best Books of 2016.  All 1st Place winners will receive promotion and publicity.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email: info@ChantiReviews.com

Note: You will receive a confirmation email after you have uploaded your work and paid entrance fees through PayPal. PayPal also sends us your contact information. If we have any questions or concerns, we will contact you within 72 business hours of receiving entry(ies).

You should receive a confirmation emails from PayPal and from Chanticleer Book Reviews & Media. If you have any questions or concerns about your submission, please contact us at admin@ChantiReviews.com.

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