Contest Description

First ever fan fiction novel contest on Inkitt where submissions are based on your novels!

Pick your favorite Inkitt novel and spin it out of control!

Inspired by a true Inkitt veteran, Alex Rushmer.

As always, there is no entry fee. All you need to do is submit a story with a minimum word count of 1,500 words of any genre, based on a novel on Inkitt. Don't think Harry Potter or Twilight, we want you to metamorphose your most beloved Inkitt story into your own.

Please indicate the title of the Inkitt novel (and the name of the author) your submission is based on by adding a line at the beginning of your manuscript.

  • Submission Period: July 10th - Sept 10th
  • Voting Period: July 10th - Sept 17th

  • Submit as soon as you can, to have enough time for votes to come in!

  • Prepare your most fascinating fan fiction stories based on Inkitt originals!
  • (Note: Submissions can only be posted from a computer)

    • The top 10% based on "Most Popular" and "Most Voted" get the chance to be picked by the Inkitt staff for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place
    • We accept fan fiction stories that are based on an Inkitt original story
    • Minimum word count is 1500 words
    • In order to submit a story, authors must make it publicly available on the Inkitt platform by pasting the text into the story editor
    • Authors retain all rights to works submitted to the contest
    • Read more about Inkitt's publishing approach!
    • Submissions close on September 10th, but voting will continue for an additional week
    • There is no age requirement for participation but all stories must be rated appropriately by their authors
    • Before submitting a story be sure to check our guidelines page to ensure that you comply with all of our publication rules.

    Prizes for Winners

    1st Place

    The winning novel will receive a $25 Amazon gift card, an Inkitt mystery box and a custom mug!

    Golden badge on the author's profile

    2nd Place

    Second place novel will receive a $15 Amazon gift card, a custom mug and a surprise gift!

    Silver badge on the author's profile

    3rd Place

    Third place novel will receive a $5 Amazon gift card, a custom mug and a surprise gift!

    Bronze badge on the author's profile/p>

    Top 10%

    All Top 10% participants receive a "Top 10%" badge to their profile

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    About Us:

    Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered book publisher, offering an online community for talented authors and book lovers. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books you love the most based on crowd wisdom.