2018 Breakthrough Award Winners

The 2018 Breakthrough Fiction Awards is Now Open for Submissions

There are many great writers and good books out there that are not getting the exposure they need. With the number of books on Amazon, it is a herculean task to keep a book on top of the heap for readers to find them.

Exposure. Recognition. Support.
That's what we're offering.

The 2018 Breakthrough Fiction Awards is now open for submissions!

NOTE: This novel competition is NOT connected to Amazon in any way.

We invite you to enter your best novel/anthology and compete in the following categories:


The winners will be chosen by a panel of judges composed of Authors, Publicists and Editors.


Fiction novel, minimum of 40,000 words
eBook version must be published on Amazon
If part of a series, only Book 1 is eligible
No required number of reviews
No required publication date
Must be live at the time of entry

*** To answer a question we received, LGBT Fiction Novels are eligible.
Choose the book's genre when you enter.
We don't believe in classifying books as LGBT or HETERO.


Pay the Entry Fee of $20 via Paypal
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You will be taken to a payment confirmation page with a form you need to fill out to finalize your entry.
If you are not automatically redirected after paying, go to this link directly to access the form.
 You will receive a confirmation of your form entry in your email. This means your entry has been accepted.
Without this form, your submission will be considered incomplete.

*** For any problems, please email us at breakthroughnovelawards@gmail.com or Contact us through the widget on the right sidebar.

You don't need to submit a manuscript. Shortlisted entries will be downloaded from Amazon.

1 Winner per Category
You may enter the title in several categories
You may enter multiple titles
1 payment, 1 form, per category

8 Winners will be announced on December 15, 2018
Deadline for submissions is on October 15.


The following prizes will be available to the winners:

3 months social media marketing and promotions
Advertising Banners
Optimization of Amazon Sales Page
eBook Cover Design
Permanent listing on Premium Indie Reads
Press Release
The BADGE of Recognition

Don't miss this opportunity to be recognized  for your hard work.