Announcing the Third Pottersfield Prize for Creative Nonfiction
Pottersfield Press is again looking for submissions from writers who can provide a manuscript of 30,000 to 150,000 words in any of the following categories: history, memoir, autobiography, biography, literary journalism, political or social commentary, travel writing or virtually any existing or new category that uses the nonfiction medium to tell a story or put forward an idea.
The First Prize winner will receive a contract for the publication of the winning book along with a $1500 advance on 10% royalty for all sales. The Second Prize winner will also see the publication of the book and a $1000 advance on 10% royalties.
Deadline is March 31, 2020 but early submissions are encouraged.
Submit your manuscript electronically as a double spaced basic Word document to:
and include on the title page your name, address and email address.
Entry fee is $25 (includes HST) and can be paid by Interac Transfer (also to firstname.lastname@example.org) or by cheque made out to Pottersfield Press mailed to 248 Leslie Rd. East Lawrencetown, NS B2Z 1T4 Canada after the manuscript has been submitted by email.