7 December 2016

The library have launched a short story writing competition with a festive theme. 

  • Your story can be in any genre (ghost story/thriller/romance etc) but its central theme must be related to Christmas in some way.
  • Your story must not exceed 1,500 words.
  • Choose a font that can be read easily (such as Arial), 12pt with double line spacing.
  • The closing date is Friday 16th December. First paragraphs to Miss Bell by 7th December 2016.
  • Entries must bear your name and form on the front page.  Please staple all pages and hand in at the Library desk.
  • Winners will be notified on Wednesday 21st December.

The Prizes are:

A brand new, untouched copy of the Guinness World Records 2017

A £5 book token

A yummy Christmas selection box

What are you waiting for? Get writing!

If you need a little bit of help or inspiration, check out our Short Story Writing Tips.

  Writing Tips

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