Short Story Competition
Judging for the 2018 Evesham Festival of Words Short Story Competition is now complete (see below). Many thanks to everyone who has submitted an entry.
Click here for the General Competition Rules, or here for the specific Junior Competition Rules. We are very grateful to The Rotary Club of Evesham who have once again kindly sponsored the junior prizes, and to the Vale of Evesham Commerce and Tourism Association (VECTA) for sponsoring the adult prize this year.
Short Story Competition 2018
The winners of the 2018 Short Story Competition will be announced by Amelia Dalton on Friday 29th June:
Details of the short-listed, long-listed adult entries, and short-listed juniors for 2018 appear below.
2018 Adult Category Winner, shortlist and longlist:
Winner – to be announced by Amelia Dalton on 29th June 2018
The Vale of Evesham Commerce and Tourism Association (VECTA) provided the prize for the winning adult entry.
Duncan Abel The Species of Things
Kathryn Barton The Small Adventures of Paddy O’Hagan
Nigel Hall To The Power of Two
Louise Knight Gone with Winter
Moira Miller Starlings
Jim Moeller The Hired Hand
L.F. Roth Unfinished Business
Edward Sergeant To Be Meat
Catherine Tester The House in the Peach Orchard
Judy Walker Not Normal
Paul Barnett A Bit of a Laugh
Mary Charnley Grim Reaper
Ian Riddle It’s All JJ’s Fault
Paula Stanley Going Potty
Adele Winston Beside You
Judge’s Statement (adult category)
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2018 Junior Category Winners and shortlist:
The winners, to be announced on Friday 29th June by Amelia Dalton:
Aged 8 – 11
Rebecca Bellamy P.T.O
Martha Davey I’m Ready Now
Iona Mandal The Art of Conversation
Emma Smith Lily and the Little Black Kitten
Roseanna Smith Cowcrake’s Crafty Creature
Aged 12 – 15
Sara Amin The Golden Statue
Alissa Bonnett Coming Out of His Shell
Phoebe Morse Paper Cranes
Katherine Shauger The Little French Girl
Judge’s Statement (junior category)
Ann Evans (http://www.annevansbooks.co.uk)
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The Rotary Club of Evesham kindly offered the prizes for the junior category of the Competition!