My followers may be interested to know that the Bridport Prize is now open for entries, full details below including what the judges are looking for:
Prize - January 2016
Find out what the 2016 judges are looking for.
Feeling inspired to enter the competition? Read
what our judges look for in a really great piece of writing. 2016
Success for 2015 BP winners.
Congratulations to Flash Fiction winner Kit de Waal whose first
novel ‘My Name is Leon’ is published by Viking in June. Kit was
recently featured an Observer article Meet the new faces of
Fiction for 2016 which can be read on the Guardian
Kit also won the top Flash Fiction prize in 2014.
Congratulations also to Kelleigh Greenberg-Jephcott, winner of
the Peggy Chapman-Andrews Award for a First Novel who has since
been shortlisted for the International Historical Novel Society
award for 2015 - 16. As part of her prize, Kelleigh is being mentored
through The Literary Consultancy’s Chapter & Verse scheme and
will be blogging about her writing journey on the website
You can purchase copies of our
anthologies online including PDF downloads.
Why not visit the book store.
Prize draw winner
Jonathan Knowles from London has won a copy of the 2015 anthology
and had his entry fee reimbursed. Jonathan’s name was picked at
random from people entering the competition by 31 December 2015.
Read the opening chapters
of Swan Song by Kelleigh Greenberg-Jephcott, winner of
the 2015 Peggy Chapman-Andrews Award for a First Novel