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Literary contest: Campus Romance

Created : 26.11.2018 / Number of participants : 19 / Open

Together with Association of Writers and Writing Program, Litnet launches a contest to grant three gifted writers a registration waiver, a return ticket to Portland and accommodation during the days of the Conference! Three finalists will be chosen from all the participating novels and will be invited to attend AWP Bookfair in March.

 

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Works:

Free

Mia Ortega Redefined

DanielaReyesBooks

Mia Oretga had her whole college life planned out. For the next four years she'd live at home, work in her family's bakery, and focus on getting top grades at Glensford College in order to keep her scholarship. Then her next focus would be her accounting career; easy enough. What she wasn't planning... more info

853 18 8

Overall Rating: 5

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In progress: 05 Dec 23 pages

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Candy Lips

Alexandra Marie

For Lexi Thompson, University was a fresh start, a way out. Lexi was used to being pushed around and tossed aside, that is until she wakes up the morning after a party next to a beautiful stranger who can't get enough of her. That stranger being Chase. Chase Alexander. Golden boy. Rides ... more info

59682 513 22

Overall Rating: 139

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In progress: 11 Dec 156 pages

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The Way It Goes

mama

Jay: They started doing CPR on him while I was in a corner not knowing what to do. Soon the old man died and the other girls had to drag Ayla away from him and telling her over and over that it was over before she gave up. They took his small body and put it beside the other dead bodies on the beac... more info

3647 58 18

Overall Rating: 10

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Full text 143 pages

Free

what's behind?

minxwt

A year after the tragic night in his life, Liam decided to go back to college. At the beginning he did not think it was a good idea, but as time passed by he found new friends and experienced new things every day. His days started to be more interesting and his life more colourful, mainly after meet... more info

269 13 6

Overall Rating: 1

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In progress: 03 Dec 5 pages

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The Tequila Trials

SincerelyStella

If Nora Christiansen could track her absolute most shameful stories back to one thing it would be this: tequila (specifically the aftermath). While trying to figure out how it all went wrong in nineteen short years, Nora is determined to reflect on her current college life in weekly sardonic blog p... more info

950 36 13

Overall Rating: 2

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In progress: 06 Dec 20 pages

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Tinwytti: Our Story

kenlensenaldo

Everyone has a place where they grew up with their childhood friends, right? No. At least, I don't. For the last 7 years, all I did was pack my things, move to another house, enroll to a new school, have friends and promise to contact them if my family move yet again, and pack again every sing... more info

3150 45 67

Overall Rating: 23

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Full text 160 pages

Free

Chasing Love

R O N A

"Most relationship don't last and they are contented but kyoo and i are different, we work for it to get the person we love" Emi Torres a pretty young, snooty and popular university student who keep chasing her ex-boyfriend named jerome despite cheating with kate and his feelings changed for her... more info

2946 58 33

Overall Rating: 12

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In progress: 15 Jan 72 pages

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Seducing the Billionaire

tricia

There are people paying big money to "infiltrate and annihilate" the Blavatnik ménage. The easiest way in, would, of course, be through their hedonistic son and heir: Cason Blavatnik. He's aged 21, ruthless, the face of this month's issue of Vogue, and the guy who went viral for pissing on stacks o... more info

903 33 9

Overall Rating: 3

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In progress: 14 Dec 7 pages

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Someone to Watch Over Me

Ruechari

For as long as Cat Fischer could remember it was Liam and Cat, Cat and Liam. So in love since High School neither of them dreamed of attending different universities. Now reaching graduation Cat discovers she's pregnant, and Liam choose to have nothing to do with her or the baby. As a favor to a... more info

12464 192 38

Overall Rating: 42

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In progress: 13 Jan 110 pages

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Until I Met You

Harshini Vaskan

Every person's life is a train journey not all who board the train stay till the end. They get down at their stations. May be some get into the train late but they never get down.Lucky are those who get their loved ones to stay with them together till they reach their last station... Love was ju... more info

8285 83 58

Overall Rating: 23

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In progress: 15 Jan 83 pages

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Bi The Way

Britiana Eva

Sean Langdon came from a small, middle-class working family, raised by a single mother. Sean is not your average bad boy. He has no interest in getting into trouble. Sean is an introvert. He likes nothing more than to stay by himself. As Sean likes to say, less people, less drama, less bullshit to d... more info

168 1 10

Overall Rating: 0

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In progress: 09 Jan 8 pages

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Goal

Katie Rumble

OPEN TO READ FULL BLURB: When prestigious college student Isla Pierce is given the opportunity to write a report that would give her an A* in her exam, she jumps at the chance. A*s were gold-dust to a girl like her. When put against rich, private school kids she was nothing. But when she was told ... more info

599 13 16

Overall Rating: 7

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In progress: 15 Jan 27 pages

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You Are My Everything

Rachel

Bailey Rivers was what every girl wanted to be. She is rich, smart, popular and has a sweet-loving boyfriend who treats her as though she was his everything. She was the stereotypical golden girl of the school, living the dream of every other girl. Bailey seemed to be leading the perfect life, pursu... more info

498 10 16

Overall Rating: 3

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In progress: 14 Jan 18 pages

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Little Do You Know

Jessica Carter

Kale Brooks is an all-star quarterback at his University and everyone loves him on and off the field. Except for the one person he has his eyes on. He was never a believer of love at first sight until he saw her, Esme "Rosemary" Hunt is a feisty, no-nonsense young lady. Esme has no desire to be anot... more info

233 7 6

Overall Rating: 3

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In progress: 10 Jan 9 pages

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A Digital Age Courtship

BriMoniqueWill

Gertrude North, the youngest of four sisters, finally embarks on college life. All her older sisters attended public, secular universities and no one knew who they were or who their church famous parents were. Tru on the other hand, felt led to attend Valiant University in Northern Arizona, where he... more info

124 0 4

Overall Rating: 0

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In progress: 12 Jan 9 pages

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His Cheerleader

SammyWrts

He's a nerd, I'm his queen. Well he's not aware, he's too caught up with the idea that I'm just playing with his feelings and that I'm dating the jock in our campus. How will I ever show him that ever since the moment he walked into my life, I've already fallen for him. He's too impossible. Will I e... more info

173 3 2

Overall Rating: 2

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In progress: 15 Jan 35 pages

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Truth Or Dare

Emlika M

For as long as Linnea can remember, she'd dreamed about going to college in the US, but when the anticipated time finally comes around, nothing goes as planned. It all started with a seemingly innocent game of Truth or Dare at a frat party, but it soon turned into a dangerous game of life and death ... more info

347 10 6

Overall Rating: 0

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In progress: 15 Jan 43 pages

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Art

Etta

Art is Falak's way of existence. Applying for a Job in America, she thought her chances were slim. To her utter shock, she got appointed in the Institute of Art in Los Angeles as a professor. For months, She had to go through hell to be accepted and get accustomed. Finding some new balance, th... more info

24 1 2

Overall Rating: 1

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In progress: 15 Jan 5 pages

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An Artist's Intention

SavannahGeorgia

Briar Cassatt is a junior art student at island school, Hoarfrost University, with absolutely no idea what to do about her future and has since decided her talents were better left untapped. It was just a matter of graduating at that point. But when she accidentally witnesses transfer student, Yukio... more info

106 0 2

Overall Rating: 0

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In progress: 13 Jan 40 pages

Comments on a contest:

Total number of threads: 13

Harshini Vaskan 27.12.2018, 13:57:35

I have entered my book for the contest long back but why am I not able to find it in this page? If my book is approved, can you please send me a confirmation mail?

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Harshini Vaskan 28.12.2018, 13:15:05

Keira, Thank you so much

Harshini Vaskan 27.12.2018, 13:57:34

I have entered my book for the contest long back but why am I not able to find it in this page? If my book is approved, can you please send me a confirmation mail?

Sandra Festus 11.12.2018, 21:04:15

How do I enter the contest

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Keira admin 13.12.2018, 15:39:01

Sandra Festus, Hi! To enter you need to publish your novel using your writer's profile and submit it for the contest by clicking on the button above.

Sandra Festus 11.12.2018, 21:03:41

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Eli Aille 01.12.2018, 10:38:03

are all of the expenses will be on the sponsor's?

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Andrew admin 11.12.2018, 18:12:41


R O N A
, Unfortunately, Litnet won't cover your visa

Ajibade Yemisi 09.12.2018, 15:20:35

Am i to write on anything
Or is there a topic to write on

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Keira admin 09.12.2018, 18:40:00

Ajibade Yemisi, Hi there! The story you write has to be set on a college campus and its leading characters have to be college students.

Eliarele 05.12.2018, 13:50:42

Is it okay if I post my entry work elsewhere, like on FB, Tumblr or Wattpad? After posting it here I mean.

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Keira admin 07.12.2018, 18:32:57

Eliarele, Sounds perfect. Whatever works for you:)

Jalia Cemir 06.12.2018, 01:46:39

Hi. Is it okay if I post my story on sites like Wattpad as well?

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Keira admin 07.12.2018, 01:56:17

Jalia Cemir, Pretty much yes, you can post parts of it, but it cannot be available in full elsewhere.

Anusha Gupta 03.12.2018, 01:06:46

Is it compulsory that the book that we would be writing has to depict a story?
Can it be poetry?

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Anusha Gupta 04.12.2018, 04:03:55


Andrew
, Thank you

May Udoh 28.11.2018, 09:02:56

Cool! When is the deadline for submission?

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Andrew admin 03.12.2018, 10:05:54

May Udoh, The submissions will close on March 1st, 2019, but we encourage our authors to start writing right now. The book has to be no less than 1500 words to be eligible for the contest entry

geormie yanoc 02.12.2018, 12:07:26

I write my novel in Filipino is that all right?

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Andrew admin 02.12.2018, 20:09:23

geormie yanoc, We accept for the contest only books written in English.

Dumebi Favour 27.11.2018, 08:58:44

Sounds fun.
Are there any writing guidelines?
How do i participate?

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Andrew admin 27.11.2018, 16:12:14

Dumebi Favour,

All the contests have their rules. You can find them by pressing the Competition Rules button, or check this direct link (https://litnet.com/info/art8).

To participate in the contest you need to upload a book on Litnet. Here's a link to a video how to do it (https://youtu.be/ZjmwkM5D8qc). After you published your book, you need to go to the Contests section in the top menu, choose the contest you want to take part in, and press Add work to the contest. Then you need to choose the book you want to submit.

Cheers

Henri Yire 27.11.2018, 04:14:33

Sounds really interesting! How do I participate?

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Andrew admin 27.11.2018, 16:06:13

Henri Yire,

To participate in the contest you need to upload a book on Litnet. Here's a link to a video how to do it (https://youtu.be/ZjmwkM5D8qc). After you published your book, you need to go to the Contests section in the top menu, choose the contest you want to take part in, and press Add work to the contest. Then you need to choose the book you want to submit.

Cheers

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