About the contest
Summer of Love Contest
Can you feel the love? We’re on the lookout for the best and brightest writers of romance, erotica and anything love-dovey or hot and spicy! 🥰💖🌶🥵
You can WIN the following prizes:
- A total of $950 in cash prizes💰
- An exclusive Inkitt promotional package to grow your readership ✅
- Professional self marketing advice to help you advance in your career 🚀
A Writersblog Author Spotlight💡
- One-on-one writing coaching worth $500 📝
Not only that, but contest winners will see their work featured on “The Best of Inkitt Contests”
reading list in front of our 3 million active readers to see!
Not bad, right? 😉
How it Works
- Create an Inkitt account
- Upload your book
- Enter the contest by clicking Submit Your Novel
- We analyze the reader engagement on your book to determine a winner
- Winners will be chosen and announced on this page up to 3 months after the contest closes.
All romantic genres will be accepted to this contest.
That includes romance, erotica, contemporary romance, YA romance, NA romance and anything with a love-centric, erotic or romantic theme.
The deadline to enter is September 30th, 2020
Your book must be an original work, written in English and a
minimum of 10,000 words
to be considered for a winning place. Both ongoing and completed works will be accepted.
Winners are determined by overall reader engagement as judged by Inkitt and not based on ‘likes’ alone.
What you win
You can WIN up to $950 in cash prizes, a promo-package to grow your readership, self-marketing advice and professional one-on-one writing coaching worth $500!
$650 cash prize, a winner’s badge for your book, an Inkitt social media feature, one on one writing coaching worth $500, a feature on
The Best of Inkitt Contests
reading list, an exclusive Inkitt Writersblog
Author Spotlight and a
self-marketing audit by Inkitt’s in-house team!
$200, an exclusive 2nd place book badge and an Inkitt social media feature!
$100, and an exclusive 3rd place book badge!
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!