A Good Story is a Terrible Thing to Waste – Novel Beginnings Writing Contest

You might know him as a screenwriter who has collaborated with such comic greats as Mel Brooks and Steve Martin. Carl Reiner, a distinguished actor, film director, producer, writer, and comedian, is giving aspiring writers the opportunity to become a published author. He teamed up with AuthorHouse and launched a unique writing contest in conjunction with the release of his new book, I Remember Me. For the contest, Reiner started a novel and is giving other writers an opportunity to finish the story and get published.  Here are the details on the contest:

A GOOD STORY IS A TERRIBLE THING TO WASTE

“Adolf Meistermann has been marked for murder by the most unlikely of would be criminals – his own son.”

Above is the beginning of an intriguing story. How it ends will be up to you. If you write the best story to his Adolf Meistermann beginning, you could win a publishing package from AuthorHouse. Reiner will handpick the winning manuscript and write the foreword to your new book.  

To read the start of the story and get the full contest rules, visit the Novel Beginnings Writing Contest site.

Good luck!

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