Age limit: 16 years and over
This novella competition is open to everyone; locally, nationally, and internationally.
Works must be 6,000 to 18,000 words long, each chapter 1,000 words max, and must not have been previously published in print or online, been broadcast or won a prize.
Entries can be on any theme or subject but must be original and written in English. They must also be for adult or young adult readers. Non-fiction and fiction written for children under 13 years is not eligible.
The first prize for the novella-in-flash award is £300, Two runners up will receive £100 each.
The first prize winner and the two runners up will be published as individual print and digital books.
Each of the three winners will receive five copies of the anthology.
The results of the competition will be announced on the Bath Flash Fiction Award website.
Entrants retain copyright. Shortlisted and longlisted entries have their titles and author names published for announcement purposes.
Bath Flash Fiction Award will hold first publishing rights to the winning and two runner-up novella manuscripts.
Entry fee: £16.00