Inkitt’s platform is free to use. Authors upload their novels and those that prove most popular with readers win the competition.

The winners get a publishing deal. Their books are professionally edited and a cover is commissioned from a professional artist. The marketing team invest $6,000 into promotion with the aim of gathering enough sales to get into the top 100 on Amazon on launch day.

The the winner gets a 25% royalty.

Inkitt run contests regularly, sometimes as often as one a month.

Read more here: Inkitt website