Check out these awesome Wrimo-only offers from righteous companies who donated to NaNoWriMo in 2017!
Done writing? Submit to Kindle Scout and you could get a publishing contract or manuscript feedback in 45 days or less!
As part of our NaNoWriMo sponsorship activities, Kindle Scout will be giving personalized editorial feedback for all shortlisted manuscripts this November and December. Kindle Scout is a reader-powered publishing program where, in 45 days or less, your book may be considered for a publishing contract with Kindle Press.
When you submit your manuscript, simply select the checkbox saying “Yes, I wrote this book during NaNoWriMo 2017”, and your campaign will be featured on a special NaNoWriMo 2017 event page!
Not finished writing yet? Don’t worry! You can also participate as a reader in Kindle Scout and support your fellow NaNoWriMo authors. As a Scout, you get to preview new, never-before-published books; nominate your favorites, and enjoy free eBooks when your nominated titles are published. The next great story is in your hands!
Scrivener is an award-winning word processor and project management program for Mac, Windows and iOS that has been enthusiastically adopted by best-selling novelists and novices alike.
As a NaNoWriMo participant, you can get 20% off* Scrivener (or Scapple, a simple but powerful tool for getting down ideas as quickly as possible and making connections between them) by entering “NANOWRIMO” into the coupon code text field in Scrivener’s web store up until December 7, 2017. A special NaNoWriMo extended trial version is available, too, at the link below.
NaNoWriMo 2017 winners will also be eligible for a 50% discount* on Scrivener’s regular licenseon either the Mac or Windows platform (see the “Winner Goodies” page in December for details).
*Please note: this offer is not valid on upgrade pricing.
This offer expires on December 7, 2017.
Ulysses is a professional writing app for macOS and iOS. Write wherever you are, and whenever inspiration strikes: synchronization between your devices is simple, seamless and automatic. Winner of the 2016 Apple Design Award, Ulysses offers a beautiful, focused experience; provides all the tools you need to stay on top of your writing; and features comprehensive export and publishing capabilities.
We invite you to write your 2017 NaNoWriMo novel with Ulysses. Use it for free until December 7, 2017 on all your devices! With our custom-tailored e-mail course and introductory video, you’ll learn all the tricks in no time. NaNoWriMo participants can get a lifetime discount of 15% on Ulysses’ yearly subscription.
Lucky NaNoWriMo 2017 winners may enter our raffle for 10 one-year subscriptions– see the “Winner Goodies” page in November for details.
This offer begins on October 1 and ends on December 7, 2017.
Swoon Reads is so excited to be a NaNoWriMo sponsor! As you embark on your 50,000 word journey, we’re here to offer advice and answer any questions you may have. To stay motivated this month, check out our blog and writing tips. Once you finish your novel, be sure to visit SwoonReads.comfor a chance to get your young adult novel published by Macmillan!
The Great Courses Plus is a subscription Video-On-Demand service brought to you by The Great Courses, the leading global media brand for lifelong learning and personal enrichment. With over 8,000 in-depth videos taught by the world’s greatest professors, you’ll always have something fascinating to learn about.
Dabble’s mission is to help you change the world. To leave your mark on humankind. To reach out through the pages of your novel and touch the hearts of others. Be a part of this new product’s journey, starting with NaNoWriMo! Dabble helps you write novels. Use it to write, to plot, and to edit. Dabble’s goal is more than helping you write novels. Dabble’s goal is to help you write good novels, and to help you become a better novelist. Read how in our introductory post.
The free trial expires on December 6, 2017. Discount codes are valid until December 15, 2017.
Get your free NaNoWriMo Survival Pack—PLUS a rare annual subscription at 60% discount for all participants!
Say hello to the editing partner you’ve been wishing for! Compare your manuscript to millions of published books in your genre with our EXCLUSIVE Standout Fiction Algorithm, then effortlessly revise your work with the help of more than 20 insightful reports, step-by-step guidance, and an intuitive real-time text editor. Edit to professional standard in record-breaking time, and become a better writer in the process, with AutoCrit—the most advanced self-editing tool designed specifically for fiction writers.
Winners who take advantage of our discounted annual rate will also receive an extra special prize: A FREE 6-month subscription to the vast, career-changing resources of AutoCrit Elite (worth $180)! See the “Winner Goodies” page in December for how to claim.
This offer expires on February 16, 2018.
“From the very first writing session of the event, to the final one where I typed ‘The End’ for the second time that month, my NaNoWriMo experience was the most exciting, motivating, and high-speed writing endeavor I had ever undertaken.” —Thomas Harper, 14-time NaNoWriMo winner (read his full blog post)
Winners who write their entire novels with ilys this November will be entered in a raffle to win a $1,008.01 cash prize. See this page for details.
IngramSpark is an independent publishing platform, awarded by the Author’s Guild for Distinguished Service to the Literary Community. Get access to the same quality and distribution as major traditional publishers, and share your book with 39,000+ retailers and libraries, including Barnes & Noble and indie bookstores, and 70+ major online retailers, including Amazon, Kobo, and Apple iBooks.
This offer expires on March 31, 2018.
Storyist is a powerful novel writing environment for Mac, iPad, and iPhone. Storyist for Mac has some great self-publishing tools, too. Perfect for NaNoWriMo!
NaNoWriMo winners get 50% off Storyist for Mac. Plus, if you print your Storyist project with Blurb, you’ll receive a $25 credit on your first order of $50 or more! See the “Winner Goodies” page in December for details.
This offer expires on December 15, 2017.
Scaling Mount NaNoWriMo is no stroll in the park. Having a guide by your side can make all the difference in your journey, and that’s exactly why BookBaby has put together a NaNoWriMo Survival Guideto help you reach the 50,000-word summit.
This free, downloadable PDF includes:
- Helpful NaNo-specific how-to articles
- A 30-day NaNoWriMo word-count calendar
- Inspirational messages to keep your writing on pace
- Special offers on gourmet coffee and Scrivener writing software
- Exclusive access to Twitter events featuring Scrivener and NaNoWriMo
- And much more!
See you at the mountaintop!
One of the most important parts of the writing process is getting feedback—and what better way to get it than from a community of smart, talented writers from all over the world and from all walks of life? Scribophile is one of the largest independent writing communities online. We’re founded on exchanging thoughtful and respectful feedback on each other’s writing so that we can all learn, grow, and improve on the path to publication. Our forums are busy seven days a week with writers of all skill levels talking shop and helping each other out in a friendly and supportive environment.
Winners, see the NaNoWriMo “Winner Goodies” page in December.Get started with the web’s friendliest writing community today!
These discounts begin on October 1 and are valid through December 15, 2017.
Aeon Timeline 2 is visual timeline software for writers. Whether you are in the opening stages of planning a novel, the final stages of editing, or anywhere in between, Aeon Timeline can help you develop your plot, understand your characters, avoid plot holes and inconsistencies, and visualize your story in new ways. Now syncs with your Ulysses writing project as well as Scrivener.
Want to become a better writer? Reedsy Learning is the world’s first free publishing school, with over 30 courses on various topics around writing, publishing, and book marketing. Taught by bestselling authors, experienced editors, and savvy marketers, they allow any writer to acquire the knowledge they need to become a successful author.
A game for writers: Participants get 25% on all Core Crystal packages, Winners get 50% off (all accounts come with a free 30-day, no-credit card trial)!
This NaNo, jump into the world of 4thewords: a point and click game for writers. Use your word count to battle monsters; collect, craft, and equip items; defeat bosses; save cities; complete quests; and journey through a world in need of a hero. Join hundreds of writers from around the world as we fight off a mysterious invasion for a special event we’ll be hosting this November! Our Invasion special event kicks off the last week of October and runs through the first week of December.
Winners, find your code on the “Winner Goodies” page in December for 50% off all Core Crystal Packages plus the commemorative NaNo 2017 wardrobe item.
Evernote is the perfect place to capture story ideas, collect and organize research, and unleash the novel waiting inside you. From brainstorming plots to writing your masterpiece, your novel notes are always with you and synced to your computer, tablet, or phone. You’ll never lose an idea again.
Is your story big, complex, multi-threaded or multi-POV? Zoetic Press uses Lithomobilus to create a reading experience that allows readers to engage with your work in new ways, and allows you to make the fullest, best use of your text.
Signature provides readers with unique points of view built atop a literary foundation. Our goal is simple: to make well-read sense of the world. We believe that books remain at the core of what educates and inspires us, and can be used to help us better grasp the world in which we live.