october, 2021

20octAll DayEYELANDS BOOK AWARDS 2021InternationalEntry Fee:$30 Max word count:Full manuscript Top Prize:Publication and five-day holiday in Athens

Event Details

Eyelands.gr literary magazine in collaboration with Strange Days Books  organize an annual international short story contest, and a flash fiction contest, the only international  story contests based in Greece. Every year, writers from all the continents of the world participate in them.

The short story contest has been running continuously for the past eight years, offering hundreds of writers the opportunity to see their short story printed in one of our collections, created through the contest entries. For many of these writers it is the first time that a story of theirs is printed in a book or featured online. The jury reads all submissions blind.

Grand prize (published books): Five-day holiday in Athens plus a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and publication (excerpts) online on our website. The ceremony will take place in Athens in May 2022. Alternative prize: (in case of travel restrictions): online ceremony & translation of the prize winner book in Greek

Grand prize (unpublished books): Translation into Greek and publication from Strange Days Books

Ten more prizes, one for each category of every section, also win a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and a book from Strange Days books!

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