Friday, April 08, 2011

International short story prize 2011 results announced

Willesden, April 7: The winning entries, as chosen by Maggie Gee, are:

1st Prize:
"Out of Season" by Mary O'Shea (Ireland)

Equal runners up:
"Apartment" by Y. J. Zhu (USA/China)
"Homecoming" by Alex Barr (Wales)

Thanks to everyone who made the competition and the event possible, starting with the all the writers who create new short stories.

About the stories and authors here

About the actors here

Pictures and reports


Vanessa Gebbie said...

Thank you for yet another wonderful Willesden event, it was such fun! I am blown away by the stories... BUY THE BOOK EVERYONE! Short fiction really doesn't get better than this.

Ossian said...

Thanks Vanessa. High praise from Bloomsbury's Publishing's new star.