Bloomington, IND (PRWEB) February 02, 2012
Inspiring Voices, a self-publishing service from “Guideposts” today announced it is accepting submissions for the first-ever “Inspiring Voices Book Publishing Contest.” The grand-prize winner of the contest will receive a complete Uplift Publishing Package from Inspiring Voices, worth approximately $2,800, and will have their book spotlighted in “Guideposts” magazine.
“The Inspiring Voices Book Publishing Contest is an amazing opportunity for first-time authors,” said Kitty Slattery, Guideposts’ contributing editor and the inspirational author of “Heart Songs." “Even if you are not the grand-prize winner, you can still come out of the experience with a beautifully published book—it’s a win, win and I say, go for it!” To watch the entire interview with Slattery, click here: http://www.inspiringvoices.com/Contest.aspx.
The Inspiring Voices Book Publishing Contest is open to unpublished authors who are at least 21 years of age and have written a manuscript that is at least 10,000 words in length. Most genres are eligible, excluding children’s and picture books. For more information, including the complete list of rules and regulations and an explanation of editorial standards, please visit: http://www.inspiringvoices.com/contest/rules.aspx.
Winners will be selected by a panel of judges selected by “Guideposts” and Inspiring Voices. In addition to the grand prize, there will be many additional prizes from Inspiring Voices, including one first-prize Uplift Publishing Package, one second-prize Encourage Publishing Package, and the remaining 30 finalists will receive a 20% discount on the publishing package of their choice. All submissions must be received by July 1, 2012, and no purchase is necessary. For more information about self-publishing opportunities with Inspiring Voices, please visit: http://www.inspiringvoices.com.
About Inspiring Voices:
Inspiring Voices, a service of Guideposts, is dedicated to helping authors share their words of hope, faith and inspiration with the world. As a strategic publishing partnership with indie book publishing leader, Author Solutions, Inc., Inspiring Voices allows authors to publish inspirational and spiritual books without respect to their specific doctrine, denomination or political point-of-view. Authors published through Inspiring Voices benefit from access to exclusive Guideposts marketing services, with select titles appearing in a special collection at ShopGuideposts.org. For more information on publishing with Inspiring Voices, log on to inpiringvoices.com or call 866-697-5313. Follow us @inspiringvoices on Twitter, or “Like” us on Facebook for the latest news.