Launches Story Contest With Barnes & Noble, Voice Books And Author Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is launching a new contest they’re calling “One Amazing Thing,” running from May 24th until June 30th. They’re asking readers to tell their stories (which must be both “amazing” and “true life”) in 700 words or less for a chance to be published on and Barnes & Noble’s “More-In-Store” web portal. Furthermore, they’ll have a chance to meet with author Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, whose new novel inspired the contest, for a one-on-one writing session. visitors can vote for their favorites online and judges from More magazine and Voice Books will ultimately choose the winner from among the top 25. Women can enter the contest online here.

The winner will be announced on September 15, 2010.

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