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The International Yeovil Literary Prize 2013

The International

Yeovil Literary Prize 2013

NOW OPEN for ONLINE and POSTAL ENTRIES
OPPORTUNITIES FOR NOVELISTS
POETS AND SHORT STORY WRITERS


Calling all novelists! Can’t find a competition with a category for you?
Look no further! The YEOVIL LITERARY PRIZE is just waiting for you!
It’s open to poets and short story writers as well
These are three categories:

THE NOVEL – Short list judge Tracy Chevalier (Girl with the Pearl Earring, Remarkable Creatures)

Please send the synopsis with opening chapters (up to 15,000 words in total)
Entry fee – £11 for each novel submitted
Prizes    1st = £1,000     2nd = £250     3rd = £100

THE SHORT STORY – Short list judge Julia Churchill, The Greenhouse Literary Agency

Up to a maximum of 2,000 words.
Entry fee – £6 for each short story submitted
Prizes – 1st = £500 :    2nd = £200 :    3rd = £100

POETRY – Short list judge Neil Astley, Editor and MD Bloodaxe Books

A poem with a maximum of 40 lines.
Entry fee – £6 for one poem, £9 for two, £11 for three
Prizes – 1st = £500 :    2nd = £200 :    3rd = £100

The closing date is 31st May 2013

Several winners and runners-up have gone on to publishing success!

Full details, rules and entry instructions can be found

here


Or write to:


Yeovil Literary Prize, The Octagon Theatre,
Hendford, Yeovil, BA20 1UX

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