Bath Novel

The Bath Novel Award

The Bath Novel Award is an international prize for novel manuscripts written for adults or young adults. It's open worldwide to unpublished, and independently p...
Bristol short story

Bristol Short Story Prize

The Bristol Short Story competition is now open. The closing date is May 1st 2019 at midnight BST. Entrants must be over 16 years old on the closing date. ...
BAMB

British readers pick 2018 favourite book

British readers have picked their 2018 favourite book at the third annual Books Are My Bag Readers Awards. The winners came from shortlists put together by book...

Amazon picks new spots for US expansion

Amazon has chosen sites in New York City and Northern Virginia for its new headquarters. The New York office will be located in Queens. The Northern Virginia si...
Ninedots

Nine Dots Prize

The Nine Dots Prize is open until January 21, 2019 and is free to enter. Submit a 3,000 word response to the question: Is there still no place like home? ...
Oxford Library

‘Obscene’ books on show at University

A collection of books once dubbed 'obscene' are to go on display at Oxford University's Bodleian’s Weston Library It's the first ever display of books from t...