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The World's Most Notorious Writing Contest

Can you produce a masterwork of fiction in 72 hours?

The annual International 3-Day Novel Contest is your chance to find out. The contest takes place every Labour Day long weekend, and attracts writers from around the world.

This year's 3-Day Novel Contest runs from August 30–Sept. 1, 2014!


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News, Events, & Press

It’s finally here! You’ve all been waiting (and we commend you for your patience), but now’s the time to release that breath you’ve been holding. Our third prize winner is Stacy Stusowski, with her novel The Deal. Second prize goes […]

Two exciting announcements! We’re unveiling a new layout and logo for the website, and the shortlist for the 36th Annual International 3-Day Novel Contest! We want to thank each entrant for taking part in this intimidating, gruelling, but ultimately rewarding […]

Pick up a copy of the 2013-winning novel, Thorazine Beach!
Jack Minyard is a private dick down on his luck. He’s badly overweight and on the wrong side of sixty. He’s lost his marriage, and maybe a little of his mind, too. After narrowly escaping charges...

1st, 2nd, & 3rd Prize Winners Announced! + Top Shortlisted Novels
1st Prize Winner: Thorazine Beach by Bradley Harris of Memphis, Tennessee!

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