Could you be the next Martina Cole,
Lynda La Plante or Ian
To enter, all you need to do is visit
and upload the first three chapters of your unpublished novel.
Everyone who buys a ticket to attend Capital Crime will be able to read your entry and vote for their favourite. The authors of the ten highest placed entries will be revealed on Thursday 19th September and the winner, judged by the Capital Crime team from the top ten entries, will be announced at Capital Crime’s opening night cocktail party on Thursday 26th September to the readers, agents and publishers in attendance.
The competition costs £10 to enter and entries close at midnight on Wednesday 18th September 2019. The names of the ten most popular entrants will be announced the next day. The overall winner will be announced on the 26th September and will receive a trophy and a prize of £250.