Thanks to a partnership between ARA Group and The Historical Novel Society Australasia (HNSA), Australian and New Zealand historical novelists now have a chance to be rewarded for excellence in writing, depth of research, and reader appeal.
The ARA Historical Novel Prize is open to authors who are citizens or residents of Australia or New Zealand.
Books published between 1 January 2019 and 30 June 2020 are eligible for entry.
Entries may be submitted by authors, publishers or agents. Self-published books are also eligible.
Entry fee: $30.00.
Prizes: $30,000 in prize money on offer.
Submissions open on Friday 1 May and close on Tuesday 30 June 2020.
For more information, please visit HNSA’s website.