Saturday, 30 April 2022

Booker Prize 2022 Key Dates

The longlist will be announced on the 26th July

The shortlist will be announced on the 6th September 

The winner will be announced on the 17th October

Visit the Booker Prize website

Thursday, 28 April 2022

Cranked Anvil Flash Fiction Competition

A quarterly competition

Entries must not exceed 500 words

Next deadline is 31st August

Deadlines last day of the month:  Feb; May, August and November

Entry fee: £5 for 1 entry; £8 for 2 entries, £10 for 3 entries


1st prize £150

2nd prize £75

3rd prize £50


Wednesday, 27 April 2022

Women's Prize for Fiction: The Shortlist

Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

Sorrow and Bliss by Meg Mason

The Book of Form and Emptiness by Ruth Ozeki

The Bread the Devil Knead by Lisa Allen-Agostini

The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak

The Sentence by Louise Erdrich

Winner to be announced on the 15th June 2022

Visit the Women's Prize for Fiction website