Writing

Books

2019 World Book Night titles revealed

The titles that will feature in the 2019 World Book Night have been revealed by The Reading Agency. World Book Night is celebrated on 23 April and brings peo...
Bridport

The Bridport Prize

The competition for 2019 opened to submissions on 19 November 2018. It's an open writing competition dedicated to finding and encouraging the most promising ...
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...
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? ...