Longlist BSSA 2018

Congratulations to all the longlisted authors and huge thanks to all who entered and continue to support our Award.

2018 Bath Short Story Award Long List
Title Author
A Good Black Coat Mary Fox
An Ode To Those Who Believe In Luck Sherry Morris
Benji Kit Austin
Blue Suede Shoes Florence Knapp
Brio Wes Lee
Caving Abigail Moss
Click Annalisa Crawford
Coming Soon, Lol Ruth Gilligan
Dead Load Live Load Dynamic Load Justine Bothwick
Did You Know L. Van Rensburg
Down In The Mud On Limehouse Beach Nick Petty
Educating Susan Jenny Firth Cozens
Everything’s Going To Be Alright Eleanor Talbot
Hawaiian Dynasty Toes Steve Howe
Heimaey Jonathan Ruppin
Hikikomori Barbara Weeks
How Do I Fit Into Your Body Now Selma Cardoso
Kassidee Keith Mckibbin
Lost Julie Lockwood
Moth Jupiter Jones
Nanook’s Igloo Petra Mcnulty
Night Song In The Ecotone Laura Pocock
Non-Stop Molly Gartland
Off-Ground Summer Henry Peplow
Officers Of Adaptation To Climate Change Dean Gessie
Pairing James Mitchell
Rock N Roll Is History Barbara Weeks
Sea Defences Hilary Taylor
Sixty Kilometres Out Craig Barker
St Otterans Aingeala Flannery
Storm Songs Caroline Ward Vine
Synecdoche Zagreb Nat Newman
The Tank David Shelley Jones
Tasting Notes Sam Reese
The Court Order Aingeala Flannery
The Dresser’s Apprentice Dave Pescod
The Floating Girl Rupert Dastur
The Maze Game Sarah Mackey
The Museum Of Dead Crows Rory Duffy
The Other Couple Sandra Marslund
The Plates Of Strangers Tamara Pollock
The Portrait Bill Macmillan
The River Is Always Right Rachael Dunlop
The S.O.S. Dress Mara Blazic
The Shopkeeper’s Wife Kay Peddle
The Willow Woman Steven John
Trespasser’s Tide David Rea
Unravelling Caroline Ward Vine
Waste Bethan James
Witches Sail In Eggshells Chloe Turner