Our fifth international short story award is now open for entries from:
November 1st 2017 – April 23rd 2018 (midnight BST).
This year we are happy to welcome back Euan Thorneycroft, senior literary agent from A M Heath who also judged our 2017 award. He will select the winning and commended stories from the short list.
For the 2018 Award, we have increased the prizes to:
£1200 first prize
£300 second prize
£100 third prize
£100 for the Acorn Award (for an unpublished writer)
and as usual, £50 in vouchers for the local prize generously donated by Mr B’s Emporium of Books, Bath.
Entry fee £8 per story.
We look forward to reading your stories!
For inspiration, read our 2017 Anthology, available to buy here.