A collection of Wrimo-only offers from righteous companies who donated to NaNoWriMo in 2016.
Scrivener is an award-winning writing tool for macOS, Windows and iOS that has been enthusiastically adopted by best-selling novelists and novices alike.
As a NaNoWriMo 2016 winner, you will be eligible for a 50% discount on Scrivener’s regular desktop license for either macOS or Windows—see the “Winner’s Goodies” page in November for details.
Masterclass offers online courses taught by the best in the world, including award-winning writer James Patterson. Each Masterclass shares unique knowledge from the world’s best through engaging and inspiring content including video lessons, interactive exercises, course materials, peer interaction, and more. Classes are available on demand so you can learn on a schedule that works for you.
Pronoun is a publishing platform for authors who want control over their creativity, rights, and earnings.
You can use Pronoun to create polished ebooks from Word documents, connect with trusted editors and designers, distribute to the five major retailers, and keep everything you make after retailer fees (we don’t take a cut). From free ISBNs to custom book landing pages, we’re with you every step of the way.
Ulysses is a professional writing environment for macOS and iOS—and winner of the 2016 Apple Design Award. It 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. Synchronization between your devices is simple, seamless and automatic.
We invite you to write your 2016 NaNoWriMo novel with Ulysses. With our custom-tailored e-mail course and introductory video you’ll learn all its tricks in no time. You can even win one of 50 Ulysses for Mac licenses we’re giving away to lucky Wrimos.
Author’s Republic is the best new way for independent authors to sell their audiobooks to listeners through 20+ digital audiobook platforms, including Audible, Nook, Scribd, Audiobooks.com, and libraries.
We welcome users from all over the globe and connect them to retailers and distributors that would otherwise be inaccessible to them. Our simple & easy-to-use portal allows users to upload their audiobook once and have their titles distributed everywhere, access aggregated monthly sales reports, and receive a single monthly payment directly to their PayPal account.
Enter between December 1 – January 15, and have your friends and fans fuel your entry during the voting period between January 16 – February 28. Two winners will be selected on March 1st: one by the fans, and one by our team!
Work with the best editors and designers to turn your NaNoWriMo draft into a publishable manuscript—and save $50 in the process!
50,000 words in 30 days is hard — but it’s not the hardest part of publishing a book. Getting your NaNo draft ready to submit to agents (or to self-publish) takes time, effort, and several sets of expert eyes.
All NaNoWriMo winners get up to $50 off their first Reedsy collaboration!. We’ll see you at the finish line!
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 Guide to 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!
You’ve committed to write 50,000 words in 30 days. We’re so impressed! If you reach your goal and are a NaNoWriMo winner, check the winner’s page for our sweepstakes and you could be one of 50 selected to receive a reader-approved box of goodies from Swoon Reads!
In the meantime, if you’re ready to share your manuscript, join Swoon Reads and get feedback from our online community. If your book is swoonworthy, you could be published by Macmillan!
Storyist is a powerful novel writing environment for Mac, iPad, and iPhone. Unlike generic word processors, Storyist helps you track your plot, characters, and settings, and keeps all of your writing organized and accessible so you can focus on your manuscript.
NaNoWriMo winners get 50% off Storyist for Mac. See the “Winner’s Goodies” page on December 1 for details.
And be sure to check back on October 1 to download the special NaNoWriMo trial version which allows you to use Storyist for Mac for free for the month of November.
Whether you are a planner or a pantser, Aeon Timeline is the tool to help you find order in your NaNoWriMo chaos. Aeon Timeline 2 comes with a beautiful new interface and stacks of new features and improvements. Why wait until NaNoWriMo is over when you can get planning now!
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’s goodies page on December 1.
Get started with the web’s friendliest writing community today!
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.
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 is always with you and synced to your computer, tablet, or phone. You’ll never lose an idea again.
Visit the winner goodies page on December 1 for details.
Our self-publishing platform, Kobo Writing Life, is free, simple, and fast. In four easy steps, you go from manuscript to published eBook, making your work available to millions of Kobo readers in over 190 countries.
To redeem your prize: Click here to find the eBook on Kobo then enter the code Nano2016 at checkout (expires 2/1/2017). No Kobo eReader? No problem – grab the free Kobo app and start reading.
Winners get an extra special prize: a free editing sample from our trusted partner, Reedsy! Check your inbox on December 1 for full details.
This year, our in-game world will be hosting a special area dedicated to NaNoWriMo. This area will have monsters with word counts of 1,667 words, special items, and of course the epic quest of writing 50,000 words in a single month.
The site is completely free to use for the first 30 days, so you can sign up and get a head start before we open the NaNo area on November 1st.
If you complete your NaNo challenge and write 50,000+ words you’ll receive a 60% discount on a Crystal Store package of your choosing. (That brings our price down to less than $1.75 a month.)