“I received a space in Malayalam literature after I won the Novel Carnival award –(D-2004) organized by DC Books. This award has been a reason for me to search for new arenas in literature with courage and also to write enthusiastically. The novel competition of DC Books fueled my journey”, says popular short story writer and novelist Susmesh Chandroth.
DC Books literary award is one of the most prestigious awards felicitated for debut writers. DC Books being one of the largest publishing houses in India has always promoted fresh writings and debt writers. The winning novel will receive a purse of Rs100000. The five novels in eth final list will be published by DC Books.
Regulations to follow:
Send your debut novel which hasn’t got published in any magazines or even as a book.
No translations or imitations will be considered.
The competition is exclusive for Malayalam.
Make sure you keep a copy of the manuscript with you.
The age limit to take part in the competition is 40 years. Attach an age proving ID along with the novel.
The award declaration and felicitation will be done on the annual celebration of DC Books falling on 29th August 2018.
The winning novel will receive royalty from the second edition onwards.
The decision of the judging panel will be final
The last date falls on 30th June 2018.
For more enquiries contact :04812563114, 2301614 or mail @ firstname.lastname@example.org
You can send your stories to:
Convener DC Sahityamatsaram2018,
DC Books Corporate Office Dc Kizhakemuri Edam,
Good Shepherd Street, Kottayam 0481