• LOST WORLDS Action-Adventure Contest

  • LOST WORLDS Action-Adventure Contest – OV-NWA PA Division.

    For adult story - In the spirit of Michael Crichton, Clive Cussler and James Rollins – create a world long lost to civilization.  Then create the perfect protagonist to discover it.  10,000-word count (a bit flexible). For Juvenile story – In the spirit of Mark Twain; remember Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn). Prizes: First Prize: $100, Trophy and Offered Announcement in winner's local newspapers. Second Prize: $75, Trophy and Offered Announcement in winner's local newspapers. Third Prize: $50, Trophy and Offered Announcement in winner's local newspapers. No minimum or maximum for Honorable Mentions. HM Prizes: Plaque and Offered Announcement in winner's local newspapers.  Deadline: Post Mark must be no earlier than first day of January and no later than last day of February.  Judges Deadline: March 15.  Awards will be mailed out no later than March 20.  To enter, click on the link below to go to the entry form.  Make sure to have your story, your entry form and your $15 money order (no checks) in your envelope before mailing.

    Tips:  Read at least 1 novel from all 3 Adult and/or 1 Juvenile story listed above to get a feel of what we want.
    Options:  Can be Juvenile or Adult.  Story can have implements of a GHOST or CHRISTIAN influence/POV.

    Judges:  3-member panel and Guest Judge: (to be determined, check back)

    Lost World Action Adventure Contest Entry Form