november, 2020

30novAll DayBath Children's Novel AwardInternational prize for emerging children's novelistsInternational Entry Fee: £28 (sponsored places available for writers on a low income) Max word count: Full manuscripts (no maximum) Top Prize: £3,000

Bath Children's Novel Award

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The Bath Children’s Novel Award is an annual international prize for emerging novelists writing for children or teens. This year’s judge is Stephanie Thwaites of Curtis Brown literary agency from a shortlist chosen by Junior Judges aged seven to seventeen. Shortlistees receive feedback from the Junior Judges. Additional longlist prize of a place on the online course Edit Your Novel the Professional Way (worth £1,800) from Cornerstones Literary Consultancy. Submissions are the first 5,000 words plus 300 word synopsis

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