About the contest
Inkitt's Writing Contest
Inspired by authors, informed by algorithms, and connected by over 3 million readers and writers worldwide, Inkitt is opening a new chapter of your writing!
Inkitt’s Writing Contests
regularly give authors the opportunity to share their books with readers around the world and showcase their talents.
Our Midsummer Mystery Writing Contest
gives you the chance to win cash prizes, exclusive book badges, and exposure for your writing!
What you win
Monthly Cash Prizes
One grand prize winner, and two runners up will be selected.1st prize:
$500, an exclusive badge for your book cover and an Inkitt social media feature!2nd prize:
$250, exclusive 2nd place book badge and Inkitt social media feature!3rd prize:
$100, exclusive 3rd place book badge and an Inkitt social media feature!
Judged by our algorithm, the author with the most reader engagement will be chosen as the winner at the end of the contest. So make sure to get plenty of readers, likes, comments and shares on your book, as this increases your chances of winning!