Kindle Storyteller Book Contest 2017 (UK)

About to publish on Amazon Kindle? There’s a £20,000 grand prize open to authors of fiction and non fiction.

Amazon Kindle Singles (Internet)

Amazon Kindle Singles is the hottest way to make money from your unpublished short fiction or non-fiction and e-books. A Kindle Single can be on any topic. So far we’ve posted fiction, essays, memoirs, reporting, personal narratives, and profiles, and we’re expanding our selection every week. We’re looking for high-quality writing, fresh and original ideas, […]

Caribbean Literature Action Group (CaribLit)

CaribLit provides news, information and resources for  Caribbean Publishing. The Caribbean Literature Action Group (CALAG) is a working group of Caribbean writers, publishers, academics, festival coordinators and other persons from the literary sphere, with a shared interest in promoting Caribbean writing and publishing. The Caribbean Literature Action Group meeting in April 2012 was convened by […]

Kingston Book Festival 2013 (Jamaica)

Kingston Book Festival 2013 taking place March 2-10 , is the place to be next month in the Caribbean litscape. Expect exhibits, performances and giveaways at this event co-ordinated by the Book Industry Association of Jamaica.  Click HERE for the Exhibitor Registration Form. Among the many featured writers, include food enthusiast and blogger Cynthia Nelson (Guyana/Barbados), […]

2013 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize (UK)

The Commonwealth Writers Prize  is one of the most prestigious international writing competitions for prose, co-ordinated  by the Commonwealth Foundation and the official opening date for entries is October 24th 2012 (You can also get reminders by following them on Facebook.) The inserted video features winners of the 2012 Regional Commonwealth Writers’ prize.  Congrats to […]

Caribbean Chapters Publishing (Barbados)

Caribbean Chapters is a small (and excellent) publisher based in Barbados.  They “seek out impactful stories about Caribbean life. Caribbean people are unique, colourful, interesting and energetic. Their ancestries and ethnicities are very diverse and they share a rich and turbulent history.” They offer copy-editing, style and structural editing, story editing, ghost writing, book jacket and […]

Fledgling Press (Scotland)

Fledgling Press is an online bookstore which also specialises in publishing new authors. The Publisher advises that they do accept work from international authors, including the Caribbean.  At the moment they publish: Poetry and short story collections Autobiography History novels Rights: Authors retain full copyright and control of their own work, and can ask for […]