The 16th Annual Free Publishing Contest is Now Open!
Word Alive Press is now accepting submissions for fiction & non-fiction manuscripts by Canadian Christian writers.
One fiction & one non-fiction manuscript will each receive a royalty-based book publishing contract, a value of over $12,000 ($6,000 per winner).

A select number of secondary winners will also receive prizes, including credit towards publishing.

Submit your manuscript today!
Contest closes May 31, 2019.

Please read our Contest Details carefully before submitting your manuscript.


“I’m so thrilled to be selected as the Fiction winner and to see this historical novel finally come to light.”

—Patrick D. Bell, 2018 Fiction Winner for In His Majesty’s Secret Service

“My initial reaction was shock and disbelief. Then, as the news of the win sunk in, I felt absolutely elated!”

—Darlene Martens, 2018 Non-Fiction Winner for Amazing Grace, Abounding Love