may, 2021

31mayAll DayThe Bath Novel AwardInternationalEntry Fee:$28 Max word count:5,000 Top Prize:£3,000

The Bath Novel Award 2021

Event Details

The competition is organised by Caroline Ambrose a Bath-based book columnist, public libraries campaigner, & regular chair for literary events.

Submissions should be a single document which includes (up to) the first 5,000 words of a novel. Your full novel should be at least 50,000 words in length.

Novels can be in any genre written for adult or young adult readers.

Novels must be your original work and submitted in English.

Novels can be unpublished, self-published or independently published. For the purposes of this competition, ‘self-published or independently published’ is defined as published without an advance payment.

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