Short Story Competition for 8 - 13 Yr Olds


Bookmarks Literary Festival 2013 is running a FREE short story competition for young writers, with the opportunity to win some BIG prizes.

We are inviting young writers aged between 8 and 13 to pen a 500 to 750 word short story on the loose theme of ‘Home'.

The winning entry will receive a £30.00 National Book Token whilst two runners up will each receive a £10.00 Book Voucher (prizes will be posted to the winners).

What's more a selection the best entries we receive will be displayed at Bookmarks Festival.

Visit to find out more information and to enter the search for our next great writer!

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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