Short Story

A U.K Big One !

– BBC national short story contest one to watch out for.

The judges were announced a while ago for the 2014 BBC national short story contest in the U.K. The Chair and presenter Alan Yentob, is this year joined by:

  • Di Speirs, Editor, Books, BBC Radio
  • Adam Foulds,poet and novelist
  • Amit Chaudhuri, writer and musician
  • Laura Dockrill, writer, illustrator and performer

Entry is now closed, however still watch this one closely as it always produces some of the best quality out there.

The prize is also phenomenal at a tall £15,000 for the winner!

Have a listen to Jon McGregor as he reads last years runner up, Lucy Wood’s ‘Notes from the house spirits’:

http://www.theguardian.com/books/audio/2012/dec/31/jon-mcgregor-lucy-wood-house

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